More Actions (...) in a Teams meeting

From EdTech Help

More Actions Menu

More Actions Button Highlighted.png

Clicking the ellipses (...) icon opens the More Actions menu.

More Actions.png

Some noteworthy options that can be accessed from the More Actions menu are outlined below.

Meeting Options

This allows you to change meeting options from within the meeting, including:

  • Who can bypass the lobby?
  • Announcements for when callers join or leave the meeting
  • Who can present?
  • Allowing attendees to use their microphones and cameras
  • Allowing access to the meeting chat and reactions

For more information about these meeting options, see our Teams Meeting Options documentation.

View Options


Large gallery

Together mode

Background Effects

Apply background effects allows you to change the background of your video feed. For example, you can blur your background, apply one of the available background images Teams has provided, or upload your own image. For more information on background effects, see the following Microsoft documentation article.

Live Captions

Teams can detect what is being said in a call, and provide captions in real-time. Captions can be turned on and off from within the Teams meeting. More information about live captions can be found in the following Teams documentation.

Meeting Recordings

Turning Off Incoming Video

More questions about Teams?