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  1. Allow to request /filesFolder with the Channel object

    Currently if we want to get driveItem for all channels in the team we need to do one request to get channels first and then separate requests (or batch) to get filesFolder information for each of the channels.
    It would be great if /filesFolder result (or its part) was included in channel information or we could $expand on the filesFolder.

    2 votes
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  2. Pinned Channels in Microsoft Teams

    With the announcement at Ignite 2019 of Pinned Channels it would be great if we could get access to them via the Graph API. You could add a property to the Channel called 'isPinned' and/or make a call to get all pinned channels in one hit e.g. me/pinnedChannels

    9 votes
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  3. Support Booking Teams Calls/Meetings with Graph API

    When building a custom tool to book rooms and meetings, it would be very good if we have support for booking teams meetings/calls with the help of Graph API.
    At the moments it is not supported, only "meetNow" Teams meetings creation are supported: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/graph/api/resources/onlinemeeting?view=graph-rest-beta

    1 vote
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  4. support the ability to provide attachments when creating/replying to a Channel conversation

    Currently through Graph API new parent conversations or replies can be created in a Channel. However, there is no capability to include attachments when creating these posts.

    This capability is important as it helps other systems seamlessly create conversations in Teams and eliminate manual effort required for handling attachments completely.

    Please let us know if this capability is already in the Graph roadmap and it's current status.

    1 vote
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  5. Working with Teams without admin consent

    To make automated tests of MS Teams, you need to use the designated list of Graph API requests.
    But the Graph API requests all require the access type “Group.ReadWrite.All” using admin consent, which is not useful for our customers.
    The proposal would be to add one more access type, for example with the name “Group.ReadWrite”, which will allow the creation of a team, creation of a channel in the team, sending a message to the channel and replying to that message.
    The same user needs to be able to delete the channel and the team previously created.
    This is be…

    9 votes
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  6. Get Attendance for Teams Meetings

    We need to know who attended a meeting in Teams.
    if you can give us that data GoTo/Zoom would no longer be needed !!
    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/graph/api/onlinemeeting-get?view=graph-rest-beta&tabs=http

    1 vote
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  7. Archival - support shouldSetSpoSiteReadOnlyForMembers setting when using app-only permissions

    When archiving a Team (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/graph/api/team-archive?view=graph-rest-1.0) there is an optional parameter shouldSetSpoSiteReadOnlyForMembers to change all user permissions on the content to read-only. This however does not currently work when using Application permissions.

    This should be supported, possibly requiring the Sites.ReadWrite.All application permission.

    This will allow us to archive a team automatically in a background process in response to certain business requirements eg. time elapsed, team status etc.

    5 votes
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  8. Support add reactions to message Graph API

    Support add reactions to message Graph API

    6 votes
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  9. Support edit / delete message Graph API

    support delete message and edit message.

    8 votes
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  10. Complete custom teams tab adding and configuration from code

    When adding a custom SPFx teams app to a team using graph, it should be possible to complete the configuration from code so that the user is not required to complete the configuration.

    11 votes
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  11. Get rid of the concept of "Protected APIs"

    The protected APIs are listed on this page: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/graph/teams-protected-apis

    The whole process of getting permissions to use these APIs is really irritating. Why on the earth a tenant admin has access to everything, without making any additional movements, but an app should ask for special permissions directly from Microsoft? After all, the "working days" are only Wed and Fri, really? Are you so busy reading zillions of the incoming forms?

    1 vote
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  12. Get the total number of replies of each message when listing channel messages

    The response object when listing channel messages or getting a specific message, should give the total number of replies.
    This way, we don't have to fire a potentially heavy request just to be able to use this property.

    10 votes
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  13. Provide API access to Time Clock data in Shifts app

    Provide an API to access time clock data from a Team's Shifts schedule, etc. Would be useful if there were a way to get this data integrated with payroll and other enterprise systems.

    3 votes
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  14. support /delta for teamwork chats, channels, and replies

    If you have an application that reads Teams chat and channel messages it is hard to know when you have recent replies to old messages.

    Eg if you have an application that needs to keep abreast of all replies, and,

    If you have a user making a reply to a 6 month-old-message in a channel,

    How does your application find out?

    If it could request channel messages with a /delta then that would work. It would then know which messages to call "get replies" for.

    3 votes
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  15. Provide a Teams API To send direct messages to users

    Currently, the only way to send messages is to post a message on a channel in a team. It would be great if there could be an API to send a direct message to the users. Please let me know if it already exists, because I could not find any such method in the chat object here :
    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/graph/api/resources/teams-api-overview?view=graph-rest-beta

    17 votes
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  16. Add/Support "Request to add members" feature through Graph API

    We are missing the possibility to recreate #MicrosoftTeams 's feature "Request to add members" with #Microsoft Graph API.

    We would like to be able to generate this "request" on behalf a member of a team.
    This request nee to add at least the native notification inside the Teams client to help owner(s) decide if yes or no, they approve or decline the request.

    At the moment it seems this feature is not available from Graph API (v1 or event beta) and more annoying it seems to be an abnormal behavior if we try to add member on behalf a member…

    27 votes
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  17. Include "businesePhones" in basic profile

    According to https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/graph/permissions-reference#remarks-23, now with permission:"User.readBasic.All" , only bleow properties would be visible:
    - displayName
    - givenName
    - mail
    - photo
    - surname
    - userPrincipalName

    Which means "businessPhones" is not included.
    So it means normal user (not admin) won't be able to view other users' business phones

    Just suggest to include businessPhones in basic profile.

    6 votes
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  18. User Provisioning API

    MS Teams configuration is currently split between two powershell modules: the Skype for Business Online PS Module and the Teams PS module.

    We're using these to provision MS Teams, but it is cumbersome to do remote PS, the SfBO Module has stringent limits like number of sessions, throttling and speed overall (takes a long time to even get a session).

    My suggestion is to move everything to MS graph.. and for end users, extend the MS Teams PS module using these newly established graph API functionality and offer them to developers as well. We'd be a lot more effective being…

    5 votes
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  19. Create Team: Add property mailNickname

    It sould be possible to set the property mailnickname when creating a new team (POST /teams) like it is possible with the powershell module (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/teams/new-team?view=teams-ps)

    2 votes
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  20. Provide an API to read, add and remove saved messages in Teams

    I have a scenario where when a user saves a message I want to see those messages and list them in an application.

    26 votes
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