features · Jun 17, 2021

Quire for Microsoft Teams: Collaborate Smarter with Your Teammates

Microsoft Teams Integration

Microsoft Teams is a conversation-based collaboration platform that provides chat and cross functional teams with the ability to work together and share information via a common space.

This integration with Quire lets users communicate with teammates while directly working on the Quire project.

You can interact with Quire bot from your team channel. Quire bot can help you add a task, assign and add comment for a task via a series of actionable messages.

Integration with Microsoft Teams and Quire will help you stay informed with relevant updates in Quire. You need a valid active Quire account to use this integration for free.

How do I start using Microsoft Teams with Quire?

  1. Go to Apps section on Microsoft Teams and search for Quire.

    Microsoft Teams

  2. Click on Quire logo and click Add to install Quire.

    Microsoft Teams Quire

Connect Quire Workspace with MS Teams

You will get to have a 1:1 chat with Quire bot. The Quire bot will help you complete the command.

  1. Use the button to log in to your Quire account or sign up for a new Quire account. You can also type “Login” and Quire bot will take you to the Login button.

    Microsoft

  2. Choose which Quire work scope you would like Teams to access then click Allow.

    Microsoft Teams scope

  3. Once you successfully link MS Teams to your Quire organization, you need to link a specific project that you would want MS Teams to access.

    Ms Teams

Create a task in Quire

  1. Type “Add task” in the message composer then click on the Add task button.

  2. Fill in all of the details for your newly created task then click Add task to confirm adding the task.

    Ms Teams integration

  3. You can either choose to view the newly added task in Quire or add a comment to the task directly using the buttons showing up on the screen.

    Ms Teams app

Follow a project to stay informed about relevant updates in Quire

Type “Follow project” in the message composer and choose a project to get your channel to follow.

Ms Teams Quire

Now you and your teammates will get notified in Ms Teams whenever there’s any change made in the Quire project.

Search for Quire tasks

  1. Click on the Quire logo in the message composer.

    Ms Teams Search

  2. Start your search session here by typing the task name that you would like to search for.

Get help from Quire bot

At any time you want to look for help from Quire bot, just type help in the message composer. The list of available commands that you can use with Quire and MS Teams integration will be presented for you.

Ms Teams Bot

Now you have all you need to effortlessly collaborate with your team members in Ms Teams and still stay up to date with your projects in Quire! Let us know what you think of this integration in the comment section below or tweet us at @quire_io 🏆.

Vicky Pham
Growth Marketer by day, Bibliophile by night.