Microsoft Teams connector and action


Microsoft Teams connector and actionedit

The Microsoft Teams connector uses Incoming Webhooks.

Connector configurationedit

Microsoft Teams connectors have the following configuration properties.

The name of the connector. The name is used to identify a connector in the management UI connector listing, or in the connector list when configuring an action.
Webhook URL
The URL of the incoming webhook. See Add Incoming Webhooks for instructions on generating this URL. If you are using the xpack.actions.allowedHosts setting, make sure the hostname is added to the allowed hosts.

Connector networking configurationedit

Use the Action configuration settings to customize connector networking configurations, such as proxies, certificates, or TLS settings. You can set configurations that apply to all your connectors or use xpack.actions.customHostSettings to set per-host configurations.

Preconfigured connector typeedit

   name: preconfigured-teams-connector-type
   actionTypeId: .teams
     webhookUrl: ''

Secrets defines sensitive information for the connector type.

A string that corresponds to Webhook URL.

Define connector in Stack Managementedit

Define Teams connector properties.

Teams connector

Test Teams action parameters.

Teams params test

Action configurationedit

Microsoft Teams actions have the following properties.

The message text, converted to the text field in the Webhook JSON payload. Currently only the text field is supported. Markdown, images, and other advanced formatting are not yet supported.

Configure a Microsoft Teams accountedit

You need a Microsoft Teams webhook URL to configure a Microsoft Teams action. To create a webhook URL, add the Incoming Webhook App through the Microsoft Teams console:

  1. Log in to as a team administrator.
  2. Navigate to the Apps directory, search for and select the Incoming Webhook app.
  3. Choose Add to team and select a team and channel for the app.
  4. Enter a name for your webhook and (optionally) upload a custom icon.

    teams add webhook integration
  5. Click Create.
  6. Copy the generated webhook URL so you can paste it into your Teams connector form.

    teams copy webhook url