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For External Contacts

These blog posts highlight how you can chat with external companies and clients who use different chat apps.

Microsoft Teams Connect

Microsoft Teams Connect: Shared Channels Are Now Available

Microsoft Teams Connect (aka shared channels) are generally available as of July 2022, according to the Microsoft 365 Roadmap. Shared channels make it significantly easier to collaborate with people outside your organization. Shared channels allow users from multiple teams, whether they are internal or external, to collaborate without switching between tenants. Participating in threaded conversations, ...

intercompany collaboration

The Future of Intercompany Collaboration: Introducing Mio Universal Channels

As of 2023, Mio no longer supports Universal Channels. For more information on our current product offerings, please visit our website. Today, we are launching Mio Universal Channels to enable intercompany collaboration. They are like Slack’s shared channels, but cross-platform. If you use Slack, Microsoft Teams, or Webex, then you can create a Mio Universal Channel ...