Send Message to Channel

Send a message to channel in Microsoft Teams.


Field Definition Type Required
ID Unique identifier of the team. String TRUE
ID Unique identifier of the channel. String TRUE
Content Content of the message. String TRUE


Field Definition Type
ID Unique identifier of the message. String
ETag Version number of the chat message. String
Message Type Type of chat message. The default setting is message. String
Created Date and Time Timestamp of when the chat message was created. Date and Time
Subject Subject of the chat message. String
Summary Summary text of the chat message that could be used for push notifications and summary views or fall back views. Only applies to channel chat messages, not chat messages in a chat. String
Importance Importance of the chat message. The possible values are: normal, high, urgent. String
Locale Locale of the chat message set by the client. Always set to en-us. String
Web URL Link to the message in Microsoft Teams. String
From Details of the sender of the chat message. Can only be set during migration. Object
Body Plain text/HTML representation of the content of the chat message. Object
Channel Identity If the message was sent in a channel, represents identity of the channel. Object
Status Code

Result of the operation. The connector returns an HTTP status code that indicates whether the action taken by the card succeeded or failed. For example:

  • A 201 Created status code indicates success where a new resource was created.
  • A 403 Forbidden error indicates that the HTTP request wasn't processed because the necessary permissions were missing.

For a full list of possible status codes, see HTTP status codes.


Related topics

Microsoft Teams connector

Workflow elements

Guidance for Microsoft Teams connector

Microsoft Teams API overview