Teams (How To) Installing App Windows

This article will provide instructions on accessing Microsoft Teams on a Windows computer with Software Center. For Non-UWM managed devices that cannot install teams via SCCM software center, refer to the following link Teams Installer (Non-University Managed device)

Software and Applications Distribution > Software Distribution > Request Software Installation

Installing Teams App  

Windows Software Center (University Managed Devices)

  • Begin by placing your cursor in the search bar located in the task bar in the bottom left hand corner of your screen. 


Windows Search Bar
  • Type in Software Center and click on the Software Center app. 
  • Once you are in the Software Center, place your cursor in the search bar at the top right of this window.  
  • Type in Teams.
Search Software Center
  • This will search the Software Center for Teams and the link to download teams will pop up.  
  • Click on the link for Teams 
Software Center Teams
  • This will open the Application details. Click on the Install button. 
Install Teams App Software Center
  • This will begin installing the Teams app.  
  • Once the download is complete you will be able to log in to the Teams desktop app with your UWM username and password. 

Logging in to Teams Desktop App 

  • Begin by opening the Teams app 
  • In the text box that says Sign-in address enter your UWM email and click Sign in
Login Teams App Username
  • This will open a new window for you to enter your UWM password 
  • Enter your password and click Sign in
Login Teams App Password
  • This will open Teams and you are ready to begin. 
Teams App Working Screen

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Owner:Help Desk K.Group:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created:2016-10-07 11:51 CDTUpdated:2023-03-29 07:00 CDT
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