The manifest is an easily-edited JSON file, but just like how developers sometimes prefer an IDE to help with the tedious parts of development and configuration, Teams developers have Teams App Studio to help with app setup.
You can use it as a complete app as shown here, or as a bot which uses your responses to build the app.
The manifest is where the app is defined.
It’s the manifest that provides not just the app metadata, but also all of the components and hooks that make up its functionality. It’s where the tabs, bots and more are all referenced.
For an app in teams, the manifest and the app icons are combined into a single zip file: the app package.
Packaging teams solutions(manifest, app studio, packaging)
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