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Can we use whiteboard in the Chat?

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Occasional Contributor

When we are using SfB for conversation, we can share ideas (mainly drawings) using whiteboard.  Is there simular function at the Chat module under MS Teams?

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best response confirmed by BENNY LEE (Occasional Contributor)

Microsoft Mechanics published a video yesterday, showing the new Whiteboard integrated in Teams. They also provided a link for further info (http://aka.ms/TeamsWhiteboard). Unfortunately this link only goes to the generic MS web site.

Here is the video:

 

 

@BENNY LEE 

 

this function already exists and is usable - maybe you have to ask your administrator to give you access. 

 

f.e.: if you are in a Teams-meeting you can use the  "share bar" and there - on the right site - the Icon of "Microsoft Whiteboard" is clickable.

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@BENNY LEE wrote:

When we are using SfB for conversation, we can share ideas (mainly drawings) using whiteboard.  Is there simular function at the Chat module under MS Teams?


 

@Jobengaru, I guess there is something not clear here.


I am looking for the whiteboard  functionality in a one2one chat too and this does not seem to be available. Again direct chat between 2 persons  and it is not available in all the additional app's available.

 

The tab "Whiteboard" seems to be available only in the chat of a Team meeting

(both Linux and Win10 versions of Team)

 

When you say "check with your administrator", do you mean that the function might be not active for the one2one so the

 

BR

Palmer

@Palmer25  Thanks for bringing this up, there is still no whiteboard available n one2one chat