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Apps let you do more in Microsoft Teams. They can show up in several places, depending on what they do and how they’ve been built.  

Apps in tabs

Apps can be used in channels or chats.

  1. Select the Select to add an item. plus sign next to the tabs.

  2. Select the type of app you want or Search.

Apps in messages

Select More options  More options button  under the message box, choose an app, and select Add.

Apps as Connectors

Are there certain notifications that are useful to the whole channel? Go to the channel you want, select More options  More options button  > Connectors, and choose an app. Then you’ll be prompted to configure notifications.

All Apps

Looking for all apps? Select Apps  Store button on the left-hand side, and browse for the app available to your organization. Some require subscriptions or signing-in.

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