MC258800: Microsoft Teams: Lower All Raised Hands

Meeting organizers and presenters can lower all raised hands during a Teams Meeting. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 83487.

Meeting organizers and presenters will see an option to lower all raised hands from the participant pane.

MC258800: Microsoft Teams: Lower All Raised Hands

Affected Workloads

  • Microsoft Teams

Note: Only meeting organizers and presenters can manage raised hands.

When this will happen

  • Standard release will start rolling out in early June and complete by mid-June.
  • GCC will start rolling out in mid-June and complete in mid-July.
  • GCC-High and DOD will start rolling out in mid-July and complete by mid-August.

How this will affect your organization

When at least one hand is raised, all users in your organization can use this feature. Organizers and presenters can navigate to the participant roster during a meeting, click on the […] option at the top right of the roster, and choose to lower all hands.

Click on the [...] option at the top right of the roster, and choose to lower all hands.

What you need to do to prepare

You may consider updating your training and documentation as appropriate.

Message ID: MC258800
Published: 28 May 2021
Updated: 25 June 2021