Setting Up Alerts with Microsoft Teams Integration

Automate your Alerts with Meltwater's Microsoft Teams integration

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Written by Cheyenne V.
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Introducing a fourth delivery method to receive your Meltwater Alerts-Teams! With the ability to push Alerts via a direct Teams integration, your organization will receive your alerts in the most modern and convenient way.

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Teams Integration Overview

By enabling this integration right from the platform, you can begin receiving automated, AI-powered alerts sent directly to Teams. Having a centralized channel with all Alerts flowing in will allow teams to better collaborate and act on business-critical news, market shifts, trends, and competitive intelligence.

Teams' collaborative nature allows your organization to act quickly on market movements, alert relevant internal departments in a timely manner and make better informed decisions powered by rich insights.


Setting Up Your Teams Integration

Authenticating Meltwater access to your organization's Microsoft Teams channels can be done in a couple of steps.

  1. Click the Account drop-down in the left-hand navigation bar

  2. Click Third party integrations

  3. Navigate to the Microsoft Teams section

  4. Select Generate Code

  5. Copy the token code

  6. In Microsoft Teams

    1. Select Connectors in the upper right-hand corner

    2. For first-time connection, search for Meltwater

    3. Click Add to connect Meltwater to your Teams

    4. Open up the desired Teams channel and select Connectors in the upper right-hand corner

    5. Search for Meltwater

    6. Click Configure

    7. Paste the generated token from Step 5

    8. Click Save

    9. Repeat Steps d-h to add additional channels

  7. Navigate back to Meltwater

  8. Click Refresh after you've connected Meltwater to Teams


Creating an Alert to Receive Via Microsoft Teams

Now that you have Microsoft Teams connected to Meltwater, it is time to create and add alerts to receive in your Teams’ channels. Follow the below steps to do so:

  1. Click Alerts on the left-hand navigation bar

  2. Click Create Alert

  3. Select the Alert Type you would like to create

  4. Click Next

  5. Once you’ve added the searches you want to include in the alert, navigate to the Microsoft Teams section

  6. Click the drop-down arrow

  7. Select the check box next to the channel you want to send the alert to

  8. Click Save


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