There are three ShortPoint user types for Microsoft Teams:

In this article we will explain who the ShortPoint Designer for Microsoft Teams is and what rights he/she will have.


Who is a ShortPoint Designer in Microsoft Teams?

ShortPoint Designer in Microsoft Teams is a user who has a ShortPoint license assigned to him/her.

Only ShortPoint Designers and License Manager can add new ShortPoint design elements to the Teams tab as well as modify and update the existing ones.

How to check if the user is a ShortPoint Designer?

Click the down-arrow icon on the right side to the ShortPoint tab you have, and select the Settings option from the drop-down:

Open the Account Settings by clicking the cog wheel button inside the ShortPoint tab:

Switch to the Users tab. The user who has Designer type is actually a ShortPoint Designer :) 

Can ShortPoint Designer be reassigned?

ShortPoint License Manager can assign the existing licenses to the users. 

It is also possible to reassign the licensed user 1 time per year by emailing us at We would appreciate if you indicate Reassign ShortPoint User as an email topic.

Please note that ShortPoint Designer:

  • cannot be shared account;
  • has to be a real person account.

Check our article What Is Not Allowed in ShortPoint for Teams Licensing for more details.

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