Tutorial: Audio Conferencing - Microsoft Teams

In this training, we introduce Audio Conferencing in Microsoft Teams—the ability to join a Teams meeting from a regular phone and dial out from a meeting to a phone number. We'll cover the capabilities of Audio Conferencing in Teams in addition to requirements and planning considerations for Teams.


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This training is for you if you're:

  • An IT pro.
  • Responsible for planning, deploying, or managing Teams.
  • Considering planning, deploying, or managing Audio Conferencing in Teams.

We'll cover the following sections:

  • Audio Conferencing requirements
  • Planning steps
  • Reporting

Audio Conferencing adds features and functionality to meetings in Teams. We recommend that you complete Meetings in Microsoft Teams before this tutorial.


Microsoft Teams is evolving on a regular basis—new features and functionality are added frequently. Please monitor the following resources to stay up-to-date:

If you have any questions or feedback about this training, please:

  • Post in the comments section at the bottom of the "Next steps" page of this tutorial

To give us product feedback about Teams, such as ideas for new features, please visit the Teams Feedback portal.