Microsoft Stream (Classic) will be retired February 15, 2024 and replaced by Stream (on SharePoint). It is recommended to start using Stream (on SharePoint) by uploading videos to SharePoint, Teams, Yammer, or OneDrive.

Stream (Classic) live events will be retired September 15, 2023 and replaced by Teams live events.

Functionality in Stream (Classic) will be changed and removed leading up to the retirement date. Learn more...

Use Microsoft Stream (Classic) in Microsoft Teams

Make it easy for your team to collaborate using video by adding a Microsoft Stream (Classic) channel or video as a tab in Microsoft Teams.


The permissions on the video or channel in Stream (Classic) are respected in Microsoft Teams.

Get a channel or video URL from Microsoft Stream (Classic)

  1. In Stream, select the channel or video URL directly from the address bar or your browser on the channel or video page.

    Or, click the Share icon Share icon. on the desired video, click Share, and copy the URL.

    Share with Teams.

  2. Open Microsoft Teams.

  3. Select the plus icon on the tab bar of your Team channel.

    Plus icon.

  4. Select the Microsoft Stream tab.

    Stream (Classic) share.

  5. Paste the URL into the direct link section, then click Save.

    Share and save.

If you added a channel, select any video in the channel to watch it in the Microsoft Stream (Classic) tab.

See also

How Stream (Classic) works with other products

How to share a video or channel