Create a messaging policy and assign for student accounts. Back

April 15 2020

Steps by Step process

Step 1:
Login into Office 365 admin account.
Step 2:
Navigate to Microsoft Teams admin center arrow Messaging Policiesarrow Click Add arrow Create the policies and save, as shown below.

Screenshot of Student Chat disable policy

Step 3:
Once a new policies are created, go to users arrow select the username arrow Accounts arrow Policies arrow Edit arrow Messaging policies arrow select the newly created policies and click Apply.

Screeshot of the policy to choose

Step 4:
When you’re finished adding new policies for student accounts, the CHAT option should disappear as shown below & you can re-enable the chat feature by reverting the default policies if required.

Screenshot of the end result without chat facility