How to manage Microsoft Teams with Azure Cloud Shell

How to manage Microsoft Teams with Azure Cloud Shell

Administrators will soon be able to open the Azure cloud shell from the Teams administration centre and powershell-run scripts from the browser.

What is Azure Cloudshell?

Azure Cloud Shell is a browser-based shell experience hosted in the cloud. The shell is accessible virtually anywhere. Microsoft has recently added a button to launch it directly in Teams Admin Center to run PowerShell scripts from the Teams admin centre.

Manage Teams with Azure Cloud shell?

  1. Navigate to:

2. Select the Cloud Shell icon in the top right corner.

Screenshot of Teams admin centre header with Cloud Shell icon.

3. Select PowerShell

Screenshot of Azure Cloud Shell prompt.

4. Connect to Microsoft Teams via the Azure Cloud Shell.


Manage Microsoft Teams with PowerShell

In this blog you can find more about the management of Microsoft Teams via PowerShell.

Management of Microsoft Teams via PowerShell

What is next on the roadmap?

New features are added weekly to the Microsoft 365 Roadmap via UserVoice. Evolutions and new announcements can always be consulted at:

In this Microsoft 365 roadmap you can find information about Microsoft Teams but also about: Excel, Microsoft Edge, Forms, OneDrive, Stream, Visio, Whiteboard, etc. Be sure to check out this page: Microsoft 365 Roadmap | Microsoft 365.

Microsoft 365 Roadmap Teams

Also read: These are the 10 success factors when setting up Microsoft Teams



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4 months ago

Hello Jasper this really doesn't work for me.
what i am doing is using "Connect-MicrosoftTeams -UseDeviceAuthentication" all the other methods i have not had success yet

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