Other Integrations & Connections

Setting Up Microsoft Teams Notifications

Jake Samuels
Jake Samuels Vanta Expert Vanta Team Member
  • Updated

Vanta has the ability to send notifications to Microsoft Teams. See the steps below to begin sending notifications.

 

  • Navigate to the team you want to add the bot application to and click the menu icon on the right-hand side
  • Click Manage team

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  • Under the Apps tab, click the More Apps button and search for the Vanta app

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  • Click on the Vanta app and click Add to a team

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Enable Teams notifications in Vanta

Once the bot is correctly added to your team, go to the notification settings page in Vanta to enable Teams notifications (turned off by default)

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Configuring Teams Channels 

You can customize the channel you want to receive notifications in for specific categories on the Teams notification configuration page

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  • You can either select a channel you’ve already configured on another category tab by selecting one of the dropdown options, or you can enter a new channel
  • To enter a new channel, go to the Teams app and navigate to the channel you’d like to use. Click the menu icon → Get link to channel

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  • Copy and paste that channel link into the Vanta channel URL input field

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Can I integrate Vanta with a private Teams Channel?

  • Currently, this is not supported, but you can utilize a public channel that exists within a private team

Can I utilize Teams for direct messages for my account notifications?

  • This is currently not supported