Introducing a free version of Microsoft Teams!

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Please read about today's Microsoft Teams announcement here.

 

We are excited to bring more small businesses and groups into the Teams experience!

Now, any group can use Teams as their hub for teamwork.

 

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Microsoft-Teams-Blog/Introducing-a-free-version-of-Microsoft-...

 

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I just saw this on Yammer. What an awesome game changing announcement!

 

It goes to show how serious Microsoft is in driving Teams as the product of choice to collaborate in.

 

Well done Microsoft!

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Thanks, @Laurie Pottmeyer   I am so excited about this, but unfortunately there seems to be some disconnect in Microsoft's support of the free version of Teams.  I created a test team on the date it was released, not knowing that I only get one shot at this.  I then tried to delete that organisational team, and also in the end removing myself from it.  I then waited 3 months - patiently.  When I was informed that the instance was deleted, I tried creating a new one, but now my account seems to be linked to the old one at some level, since it will not allow me to create a new team. 

 

I have tried every support avenue I can find and nobody at Microsoft seems to be able to resolve this issue. 

 

It really is a pity, since I've seen a number of other early adopters like myself with the same problem.  You're losing great voices here and an amazing opportunity to get Teams out to the networks of Microsoft fans like myself. :(