Authorize Microsoft Teams in Incident Response

Select a Microsoft Teams channel and authorize the channel to collaborate with team members.

Before you begin

Note: The email ID used in Microsoft Teams must be the same as the one used to create your account with Lightstep Incident Response.

Role required: Lightstep Incident Response Administrator with Azure administrator privileges.


  1. Log in to Lightstep Incident Response.
  2. On the navigation pane, select Integrations.
    Figure 1. Integrations landing page
    Integrations landing page.
  3. Select Collaboration iconCollaboration integrations.
  4. Select the Microsoft Teams integration card.
    The Microsoft Teams integration page appears.

    Authorize Microsoft Teams

  5. Select Authorize.
    The Microsoft Teams Sign in page appears.
  6. Select your account.
  7. Enter your password, if it not already stored with your account.
  8. Accept the Terms of Service.
    Microsoft Teams is now integrated with Incident Response for all your Incident Response users and the Lightstep Incident Response channel is active.

    Reauthorize Microsoft Teams


    Any issues found during the authorization, even when it succeeds, are listed here and in Activity section of your Microsoft Teams Lightstep channel.

    If there is an issue with the authentication (auth) token or when the Microsoft Teams version gets upgraded, see Reauthorize an existing Microsoft Teams integration.

What to do next

Start or join a Microsoft Teams channel from any alert or incident. See Alert workspace or Incident workspace for detailed information.