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Teams notifications in email


Does Teams send a notification to email if you have unread Chat messages?




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best response confirmed by annetoal (Contributor)
Hello, well you have something that's called "missed activity emails" that will be sent when you're - away - from Teams. I think it's better if I attach the support links as they describe it more in detail. By going to the notification settings in Teams and Chat you will only see Banner and Feed as options, not email.

Hi @annetoal  Please take a look at the best response in this prior community conversation:  Microsoft teams email notifications - Microsoft Tech Community

Hi there, I thought my reply was pretty good ;)
Thanks for your helpful links. The short answer is private chat does not send activity notifications to email. Only Team activity does.

Thank you,
Hi, I’ve never use missed activity but I am pretty sure you’ll get an email for missed chat if you’ve had your presence changed to away. But let me know if I’m wrong :)