With Microsoft Teams gradually replacing SharePoint as a center for team collaboration, it is important to enable users to work with documents effectively.
When using Microsoft Teams, the end-user is always working in the context of the channel, essentially creating a silo. The experience is great when you are a member of couple teams with a few channels but quickly degrades to unmanageable, when gaining access to more channels and teams. Accessing documents is even more challenging, as you have to switch to the Files tab within the channel.
Navigator provides the following document-centric capabilities in Microsoft Teams:
We have created a new Microsoft Teams / SharePoint app enabling users with the following capabilities:
As an SharePoint Framework app, it works consistently in both Microsoft Teams and SharePoint, providing the same experience on the Team site home page and Microsoft Teams tab.