Microsoft 365 Platform Call – 22nd of March, 2022

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Microsoft 365 Platform Community Call - weekly community call recording from March 22nd, is now available from the Microsoft 365 Community YouTube channel at


Call Summary

Welcome to the weekly call focused on capabilities of the Microsoft 365 platform.   

The host of this call was Vesa Juvonen (Microsoft) | @vesajuvonen.  Q&A takes place in chat throughout and live at end of the call.  


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It's so great to see the diversity of attendees on this call.  Thank you for being a member of this community.    Your commitment matters.     


Demos delivered in this session

  • Latest on Microsoft Graph connectors SDK – for connecting data sources into Microsoft Graph.  There are many OOB connectors, and you can create custom Graph connectors to connect to LOB data.  Presentation covers latest SDK features and capabilities, architecture, gRPC, templates (with a project structure), Connector SDK Test Utility, and a step-by-step demo setting up a connector using C#.   Join Private preview today.  Public release 2nd half 2022.    

  • Microsoft Teams Meeting app sample with link unfurling – User shares link to an asset in Teams, link calls app and gets “unfurled” into an Adaptive Card with actions.  User sends card via Bot to Recipient.  Recipient may click “Review in Meeting” button (action) invoking a task module that creates a meeting for User and Recipient to collaborate.  Web App creates side panel tab, task module, authenticates user, calls Graph APIs and deep links.

  • Building Microsoft Graph Toolkit apps with Microsoft Teams – opens with review of MGT basics.  Develop Teams apps using either yo teams (Microsoft Teams Community driven Yeoman generator) or the Teams toolkit (Microsoft provided framework to build apps in .NET, JavaScript and TypeScript).  Add MGT to your project, install the mgt-react package and MSAL 2 provider.  Now add MGT components.   Expose your apps in Teams,, Outlook.  MGT is Framework agnostic.     

Thank you for your creativity and work execution.   Samples are often showcased in Demos.


Topics covered in this call

  • Latest updates and news on the Microsoft 365 platform – Vesa Juvonen (Microsoft) | @vesajuvonen – 8:12
  • D1:  Latest on Microsoft Graph connector SDK – Rajdeep Chandra (Microsoft) – 15:28
  • D2:  Microsoft Teams Meeting app sample with link unfurling – Anuj Gupta (Microsoft) – 31:32
  • D3:  Building Microsoft Graph Toolkit apps with Microsoft Teams –​ Sébastien Levert (Microsoft) | @sebastienlevert – 48:43



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Microsoft 365 Platform community call focuses on latest Microsoft 365 Platform updates and demos delivered by Microsoft presenters and takes place weekly on Tuesday.  The alternating Special Interest Group community calls each Thursday focus on SharePoint Framework (client-side development/implementation) and Microsoft 365 Platform (includes Microsoft Teams, Bots, Microsoft Graph, CSOM, REST, site provisioning, PnP PowerShell, PnP Sites Core, Site Designs, Microsoft Flow, PowerApps, Column Formatting, list formatting, etc. topics.) with demos commonly delivered by community members.   More details on the Microsoft 365 community from


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