Share Screen Window Switching

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Hello, everyone. We're in the process from standardizing video conferencing from a previous service to fully adopting Microsoft Teams. One feature people were hoping to use is that during a screen share they can choose a particular app window to share, but then when they would like to switch to a different app window, it looks like they can't do that without first ending the screen share and starting a whole new sharing session. This briefly bounces the focus of the meeting back to video participants and ultimately creates a pause in the meeting or presentation.

To contrast, Zoom has a feature where when you're sharing a window you can either end the sharing session or start a new sharing session with a different window. Meaning the user can effectively just switch to a different window to share, without the pause of having to close the sharing session and start a new one. It's especially useful to my users who have multiple windows open and sharing the full desktop window isn't an option.

Am I just missing this setting somewhere? Thanks much.

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Hi@adamdeich This article explains the different screen sharing options in Teams.  If it doesn't answer your question, respond back here so the community can make other suggestions.

https://mattipaukkonen.com/2020/03/26/screen-sharing-options-on-microsoft-teams-meetings/