cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
GarryPope
Impactful Individual
Impactful Individual

Add a Chatbot to a tab in a channel

Hello Power Virtual Agent Community,

I hope you can help, please.

I've created a Chatbot in Microsoft Teams. The users of my team can use the Chatbot, but only when they go to "Apps" in Microsoft Teams and then add it. This makes the Chatbot appear in the left hand pane in Teams. 

Am I able to add a Chatbot as a tab within a channel in a team please? I can't see how to do this. 

Thanks very much,

Garry

1 ACCEPTED SOLUTION

Accepted Solutions
Expiscornovus
Dual Super User
Dual Super User

Hi @GarryPope,

 

As far as I am aware you can't add this as a tab.

 

If you want to interact with a bot from a team channel you should be able to find it via @ with the name of the bot or via the Get Bots in the new conversation input field:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/chat-with-a-bot-in-teams-9c7bab5e-b1a2-4e35-801a-80d076e2...

 

View solution in original post

2 REPLIES 2
Expiscornovus
Dual Super User
Dual Super User

Hi @GarryPope,

 

As far as I am aware you can't add this as a tab.

 

If you want to interact with a bot from a team channel you should be able to find it via @ with the name of the bot or via the Get Bots in the new conversation input field:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/chat-with-a-bot-in-teams-9c7bab5e-b1a2-4e35-801a-80d076e2...

 

GarryPope
Impactful Individual
Impactful Individual

@Expiscornovus thanks so much for your quick reply and help. Your suggestions above work well.

 

It's a shame it can't be on a tab, but maybe they will introduce this at a later date.

 

All the best, 

 

Garry

Helpful resources

Announcements
Canadian Cloud 2022 768x460.png

Register for a free PVA chatbot creation workshop.

Learn how to respond rapidly to your customers and employees at scale, using intelligent conversational chatbots.

MS Build PVA Carousel 768x480.png

Microsoft Build is May 24-26. Have you registered yet?

Come together to explore latest innovations in code and application development for Power Virtual Agents.

May UG Leader Call Carousel 768x460.png

What difference can a User Group make for you?

At the monthly call, connect with other leaders and find out how community makes your experience even better.

Top Kudoed Authors
Users online (1,841)