Changing the name of a universal channel once its created will only reflect on the chat app you're using. 

For example, if you change the name of a universal channel on Microsoft Teams, that change will not be reflected in Slack or Webex. You would have to ask someone who has privileges on Slack or Webex to change the channel name on their side.

Read on to learn how to rename a regular channel or space in Microsoft Teams, Slack or Webex.

How to rename a channel in Microsoft Teams

Step 1

Find the channel you want to rename and click the --- on the channel name. Select Edit this channel.

Step 2

Edit the channel name in the pop up box and save your changes.

How to rename a channel in Slack

Step 1

Find the channel you want to rename in Slack. Right-click on the channel and select Additional options.

Step 2

From the list of options, select Rename this Channel. Type in your name channel name and save your changes.

How to rename a space in Webex

Step 1

Open the space you want to rename in Webex. Click on the pencil icon next to the name of the space.

Step 2

Type your new Space name and save your changes.


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