University of Houston-Victoria

Information Technology

How to Join a Teams Live Event

Instructions for joining a Teams Live event (for an external/guest user):

Installation of Microsoft Teams is not a requirement to join a Teams Live Event.

Click on the Teams Live meeting link

You will be presented with the screen shown below:

Screen shot of Microsoft Teams window with option to cancel or open in Teams. Bottom of screen shot displays option to download the app or watch on web

Click 'Cancel' to close in the first pop up.

Click on 'Watch on the web instead'

On the next screen, choose ‘Join anonymously

Screen shot of Microsoft Team's Live Event with arrow pointing to join annonymously

When the meeting goes live, it will show the live event automatically.