Edit and manage a group in Microsoft Stream

Group settings in Microsoft Stream can be changed in Stream by the group owner.

If you are using Office 365, groups in Microsoft Stream are built using Office 365 Groups.

  • Office 365 Global Admins can make changes to group settings in the Office 365 admin center or Azure portal. For more information, see group management for admins.

Change group settings

  1. In Stream, find the group you want to edit (for example, through My groups or Browse) and click it.

  2. At the top of the group, click Settings.

    Group settings button

  3. Change the group metadata or settings.

    Edit group page

For detailed information about each setting, see Create a group.

Delete a group

Caution

If you are using Office 365, when you delete a group in Microsoft Stream, you also permanently delete the Office 365 Group, and everything associated with the group. This includes videos, conversations, files, and content for all of the Office 365 Group enabled services like Outlook, SharePoint, Teams, Planner, Yammer, etc. For more information see: Office 365 Groups in Microsoft Stream.

  1. In Stream, find the group you want to delete.

  2. At the top of the group, click Settings.

  3. Click Delete group.

Manage group membership

  1. Find the group you want to edit (for example, through My groups or Browse) and click it.

  2. On the group action bar, select Membership. Group membership button

    This takes you to Outlook to manage the membership of the group.

    • If you prefer, you can manage membership by using other Office 365 apps that support Office 365 Groups, including SharePoint Online, Teams, Yammer, and Planner).

      Note

      When you make changes to the membership of the group from another service it will be synced and take effect in Microsoft Stream. This typically takes 1-2 hours (or less).

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