How-To Create Menu Tabs for Team Sites


A quick how-to for adding menu tabs to Microsoft Teams.

Process Considerations:

  • If you are updating a Team that moved from to, you may want to take note of the tabs on the UWSA site before following these instructions

    example of team tab setup

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  1. Open and login to the Teams application

  2. Locate the Teams site you'd like to update

  3. Select the channel you'd like to update tabs for (the default channel is called General)

  4. From the top tab menu, click the icon

    example of the + icon

  5. Search for the item you want either by scrolling through the available apps or searching using the search box in the upper right of the window

    example of selecting an app

  6. Click the icon of the app to add it to Teams. This may take a moment to load and may prompt you to name the tab

    example of tab name prompt

    If adding a document, you will be prompted to search the Teams site for the document. To add, select the document name and click Save

    example of selecting a document

You will now see the new tab in the top tab menu

example of new tab menu

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    Keywordshow to guide teams sight sharepoint microsoft   Doc ID135814
    OwnerLarissa H.GroupUW–Shared Services
    Created2024-03-04 11:35:39Updated2024-03-06 17:06:10
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