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Hi Teams

 

Nowadays people usualy have high resolution screens. In Teams the chat window is very small and can't be resized. For monotype fonts this makes about 65 - 70 columns only.

 

Any chance you could make this a customizable option?

 

Many thanks

 

 

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Tried the ctrl + scrolling up/ down? Have you looked around and tried different display settings?
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Hi Adam

 

Thanks for your reply

 

1. ctrl+scrolling up/down is only changing the zoom, number of columns do not change.

 

2. There are absolutely no different display settings to change.

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@adam deltinger This simple suggestion to use ctrl and + together to change the zoom size of the app has saved me some frustration after my Teams had become microscopic a couple of days ago. Thank you for saving my eyesight :)

For those not familiar with keyboard shortcuts in applications I would love this to be mentioned somewhere in the help files or in the settings directly in the app. I have used this keyboard shortcut in web browsers and other applications but it didn't occur to me that it would also work in Teams.

Thanks, Belinda

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I don't find the window size too small, but too large.  I'm on a laptop and it takes up half my screen.  Reducing the size only reduces the font size.  Most of the time we all seem to need several windows open with limited real estate, so the ability to have flexible windows is crucial.  It's available in other Microsoft products.  Why is Teams so limited?

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At a point, reducing the size only reduces the font size, not the window size.
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