Microsoft Bot Framework: Integrating Microsoft Teams, Graph API and SharePoint
Have you ever come across a time where you’ve needed to take information from Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business or another Office 365 Communication Application and copy it onto other Office 365 products for safekeeping or collaboration? The process of manually taking this information and putting it into a list in SharePoint or copying into an Excel file can be very tedious but the process can be optimized and streamlined using the Microsoft Bot Framework. The Bot Framework gives us the ability to create intelligent bots that can be triggered to take information from systems like Microsoft Teams or Skype For Business and publish it into other Office 365 platforms, such as SharePoint, for us.
Getting Started on the Microsoft Bot Framework
We can get started with creating our first bot on the framework by navigating to the Microsoft Bot Framework Developer platform, which can be found here. Once here, we can follow the prompt triggered by the “Create a Bot” button. This will then redirect you to your Azure portal to select between three types of bot templates (if you do not have an Azure subscription, you can sign up for a trial