Send Message in Chat

Send a chat message in Microsoft Teams.


Field Definition Type Required

Unique ID of an existing chat.

Use Search Chats to determine the ID of the chat, or use Create Chat to create a new chat.

String TRUE
Content Content of the chat 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 Time Date and time at which the chat was created. Date and Time
Chat ID If the message was sent in a chat, represents the identity of the 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. String
From Details of the sender of the chat message. Can only be set during migration. Object
Body Plaintext/HTML representation of the content of the chat message. 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