MS Teams for Linux crashes when changing from main tenant to "guest" tenant

PhRxmD 36 Reputation points
2021-08-19T14:06:22.043+00:00

I'm using the Linux client 1.4.00.13653 from an RPM package. My Teams account is registered in my own O365 account as the "main" tenant/organization, and in a few other organizations as a "guest". By default, Teams starts up in my "main" organization/account.

When I click my organization's name in the title bar, I get a menu where I can choose the other organizations where I am registered as a guest. When I click one of those organizations, I'm taken to their login screen. I log in, then I am taken to their Teams instance. After a split second I am kicked out again and returned to my "main" organization.

Is there a way to log into secondary organizations as a "guest" at all at the moment?

Is there a way to select the organization/tenant into which Teams logs in on startup (e.g. by a command line switch)

This problem has been around since the previous version of Teams, 1.4.0.7556 which was released in March. Is this ever going to get fixed, or should we conlude that Teams for Linux development has stopped and that we should move on?

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  1. JimmyYang-MSFT 49,286 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
    2021-08-20T08:21:58.06+00:00

    Hi @PhRxmD

    Sorry for any inconvenience about this issue.

    We did a test in our environment and found this issue is still exist in Teams for Linux. At present, we still did not get any notifications about its update. If there is any news on this question, we will inform you at once.

    Meanwhile, could you try to find the inviting emails and login your account from here? The following picture is the detailed steps for your reference:

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