Microsoft 365 – SharePoint Online : new feature : Manage Teams and channel connected team sites in SharePoint admin center

Microsoft 365 - Teams - Channel sites are now accessible through SharePoint admin center UX as well
Microsoft 365 - Teams - Channel sites are now accessible through SharePoint admin center UX as well

Hi All,

Greetings for the day 🙂 LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL 🙂

Today, new feature related to SharePoint online and Microsoft Teams. These features are important for SharePoint online administrators and Teams administrators

Feature : Manage Teams and channel connected team sites in SharePoint admin center

Details :

  • Previously channel sites were only accessible through PowerShell and through Teams client app
  • Now channel sites will also be accessible through SharePoint admin center UX as well
  • Now In SharePoint admin center, channel sites are accessible, channel sites are created when special channel (Private channel) are created in Teams. I’ll write separate article for private channels 🙂
SharePoint Online - Active sites - Channel sites listing is included
Fig : SharePoint Online – Active sites – Channel sites listing is included
Fig : SharePoint Online - Active sites - Channel sites listing is included
Fig : SharePoint Online – Active sites – Channel sites listing is included
  • To view channel sites we can click on link specified (“1 site” – as in above window) under “Channel sites” column as shown in above fig
  • On click of link we will redirected to “channelsites” page showing the type of channel – column “Type” as
SharePoint Online - Active sites - Channel page - listing of all channel from the given team along with channel type
Fig : SharePoint Online – Active sites – Channel page – listing of all channel from the given team along with channel type
  • Info panel for channel sites now shows more details as
SharePoint Online - Active sites - Channel page - channel info page
Fig : SharePoint Online – Active sites – Channel page – channel info page
  • New Team filters to show only Teams connected sites or not connected teams sites – “Connected to Microsoft Teams” or “Not connected to Microsoft Teams
SharePoint Online - Active sites -  Teams filter - "Connected to Microsoft Teams" and "Not connected to Microsoft Teams"
Fig : SharePoint Online – Active sites – Teams filter – “Connected to Microsoft Teams” and “Not connected to Microsoft Teams”

Roll-Out timings : Microsoft has started rolling out this feature in beginning of December 21 and will complete the roll-out by late January

Thanks for reading 🙂 HAVE A FANTASTIC DAY AHEAD 🙂

Prasham Sabadra

LIFE IS VERY BEAUTIFUL :) ENJOY THE WHOLE JOURNEY :) Founder of Knowledge Junction and live-beautiful-life.com, Author, Learner, Passionate Techie, avid reader. Certified Professional Workshop Facilitator / Public Speaker. Scrum Foundation Professional certificated. Motivational, Behavioral , Technical speaker. Speaks in various events including SharePoint Saturdays, Boot camps, Collages / Schools, local chapter. Can reach me for Microsoft 365, Azure, DevOps, SharePoint, Teams, Power Platform, JavaScript.

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