Microsoft recently announced the general availability of Whiteboard for the web and integration with Teams meetings. This is another great boost for to productivity and collaboration for everyone working from home that would usually gather together in a traditional meeting space.
Easily collaborate with others or access your boards from any device
Whiteboard is available on the ‘All apps’ list under office.com or directly at whiteboard.microsoft.com. The best results come when everyone participates and this release makes Whiteboard available on all your organisation, school or employee devices. Use it on PCs, tablets and phones running Windows, MacOS, iOS and Android. Whiteboard for the web enables collaboration in real-time with others as well as access your existing boards. Also, Whiteboard for the web is an important part of the family as it makes Whiteboard available in Microsoft Teams.
Run effective Teams meetings with Whiteboard
Whiteboard is now a part of your Teams meetings. Users easily add one to any Teams meeting by clicking on Whiteboard under the Share option. The newly created whiteboard is automatically shared with all meeting participants and available for them to start collaborating without leaving the Teams experience. A new Whiteboard tab is added to the meeting space to easily access after the meeting. Adding a Whiteboard to a Teams meeting is useful for a variety of scenarios. Examples include diagramming collaboratively, expressing ideas, capturing agenda items and follow ups, remote training, and more. Why not try it with your Teams?