Connect web services to Microsoft Teams with webhooks and Office 365 Connectors

Intermediate
Developer
Microsoft 365
Teams

Webhooks and connectors are a simple way to connect your web services to channels and teams inside Microsoft Teams. Outgoing webhooks allow your users to send text messages from a channel to your web services. Connectors allow users to subscribe to receive notifications and messages from your web services. There are two types of connectors available in Microsoft Teams: incoming webhooks and Office 365 connectors. In this module, you’ll learn about webhooks and connectors and how to implement them in Microsoft Teams channels.

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate how to create and use an outgoing webhook for a Microsoft Teams channel
  • Demonstrate how to create and use an incoming webhook for a Microsoft Teams channel
  • Demonstrate how to create, register and use an Office 365 Connector for Microsoft Teams

Prerequisites

  • Experience using Microsoft Teams at the intermediate level
  • Ability to program with JavaScript, TypeScript, and Node.js
  • Experience using Visual Studio Code at the intermediate level
  • Access to a Microsoft 365 tenant