Microsoft Teams calendar pop-out screens

As you may have noticed over the years, Microsoft Teams tends to have anything you do appear on a single window, making it difficult to reference content from two or more sources at the same time. We’re now seeing a trend to allow users to “pop-out” a screen into a separate window so you can be viewing multiple content sources, such as with multiple chats. The latest addition to this is for Teams calendar entries, which now pop out the new meeting invite when you start to set it up. Here’s how that works…

To start a new meeting in Teams, click the New Meeting button:

Instead of launching the meeting invite in the main Teams window, it pops it out to a separate window so you can move it around and see other content in Teams:

If you choose to open up another calendar entry, it will open in the main window, but you’ll see a pop-out icon in the upper-right corner. Click it:

Now you have both your new and your existing calendar entries in separate windows, and you can copy and paste from one to the other with no problems:

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