Unable to setup an alert channel webhook for Google Chat

  • Please describe what are you seeing:
    I am trying to setup a webhook for google chat, to be able to send our alerts to this when things go bump.

  • How does this differ from what were you expecting to see?
    I am expecting to be able to setup a webhook, but when I setup a new notification provider and test it, I get a message to say that it failed to send the test notification.

I have also tried the following to no avail:

  • Setting up as a regular webhook
  • Setting up as a slack webhook
  • Using a hardcoded custom payload

None of these actions worked, and all came back with a 500 response, as indicated in the image I uploaded.

Hi @kernels

This is something others have struggled with in the past. We don’t have a native notification channel with Google Chat, but others have come up with custom webhook JSON such as:

Could you give that a try?


Awesome thank you Ryan! That was it indeed, :grin: :partying_face:

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Excellent! Glad it worked, thanks for confirming