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Justin Huang
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Where are Teams' conversations history stored? and how can we access them outside Teams desktop client?

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Hi Justin, you currently cannot easily. You could use the graph if it's allowed to write queries to do so, and global / security admins can use security and compliance center to view the messages on the Group Mailbox or User Mailboxes to get these messages. They are stored in a hidden folder in those respective mailboxes, but again they are hidden from users and doesn't exactly work like S4B did with the conversation history folder. You basically just have to use the client for historical purposes :).
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Would also like this feature integrated, conversation history stored in office 365, eDiscovery seems clunky for 2018
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@Justin HuangYou, can use script https://github.com/ichensky/msteams_history
for exporting history to text files.

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