Please note: Live captions are a preview feature in Microsoft Teams, and they're only available in English (US) and on the Teams desktop and mobile apps for now.


To enable Closed Captioning in Microsoft Teams:

  1. Join a Teams meeting or a group call (audio or video) of 3 or more people
  2. Once joined or in the group call, click on the 3 ellipses (More actions)
  3. Click on Turn on live captions (preview)
    1. Closed Captioning in Microsoft Teams

Please reference the Microsoft support article here for additional information.

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April 9, 2020