Meet Astrobot, your new intelligent email assistant, that connects email and Slack. Astrobot helps you stay on top of your most important emails and manage your inbox directly from Slack. You can also get help from Astrobot with basic tasks like sending emails, setting reminders, and unsubscribing from mailing lists.
Astrobot supports individual Gmail and Office 365 email accounts. If you’d like to learn more about our policies to keep your information from Gmail and Office 365 safe, secure, and private, visit http://astr.to/privacy.
ADD ASTROBOT TO SLACK * Stay on top of your inbox, choose which emails you receive in Slack * Astrobot automatically sorts your emails into Priority Inbox; select the Priority option to receive only only important emails in Slack * Take actions on emails without leaving Slack: Reply, Archive, Delete, Snooze, or Star emails. * Astrobot automatically reminds you to follow-up on important emails and questions detected from your emails. * Set VIP contacts and receive only emails from VIPs in Slack * Send a quick email or set a reminder. Astrobot helps with basic tasks using the /email command * Set up your inbox as a DM with Astrobot or in a Private Channel for more control over notifications
USE SIDE BY SIDE WITH ASTRO'S EMAIL APPS * Astrobot is created by Astro. Get even more control over your inbox when you use with Astrobot for Slack with Astro’s Free Email Apps for Mac, iPhone, iPad or Android. * Track email opens and replies in Astro Email, and get notified by Astrobot in Slack * Astrobot’s Priority Inbox accuracy increases as you read and respond to emails in Astro * Do a single search across Slack and Astro Email to find messages you need, without having to remember where they were sent * Share emails and attachments directly to your Slack team when you want to have a quick conversation about them away from email
SET UP * Visit helloastro.com/slack, connect your Gmail or Office 365 email, authenticate Slack, and start having a conversation with Astrobot in Slack to select your preferences * (optional) Download Astro’s Email Apps if you haven’t already for a seamless email and Slack experience and better email prioritization
Astrobot will ask to:
Send messages as AstrobotShow more
Astrobot will be able to send messages to a workspace.
Access your starred messages and filesShow more
Astrobot will be able to access your starred items, along with associated messages and files (including contents and information such as who uploaded the file, when it was uploaded, and sharing history), and who starred them.
Add or remove stars for youShow more
Astrobot will be able to add or remove stars from messages and files, on your behalf.
View email addresses of people on your workspaceShow more
Astrobot will be able to view the email addresses of your Slack workspace’s members.
Access information about your group messagesShow more
Astrobot will be able to access basic information about your group messages (including names, topics, purposes, and creation date).
Access information about your direct messagesShow more
Astrobot will be able to access basic information about your direct messages (including names, topics, purposes, and creation date).
Access information about your private channelsShow more
Astrobot will be able to access basic information about your private channels (including names, topics, purposes, and creation date).
Access your workspace’s emojiShow more
Astrobot will be able to access the names and images of custom emoji on a workspace.
Access information about your public channelsShow more
Astrobot will be able to access basic information about your public channels (including names, topics, purposes, and creation date).
Access information about your workspaceShow more
Astrobot will be able to access information about a workspace, including name, email domain, and icon.
Add commands to a workspaceShow more
Astrobot will be able to add commands to the message input box. Typing a command in a channel allows this app to take action outside of Slack and optionally post back to that channel.
Modify your private channelsShow more
Astrobot will be able to modify information about your private channels, including name and purpose, as well as archive and create new ones.
Add a bot user with the username @astrobotShow more
Astrobot will be able to install a bot user that appears in and has access to your workspace’s directory. It can also post messages and view activity on messages in any channel it is invited to.
Access your workspace’s profile informationShow more
Astrobot will be able to access profile information for all users on a workspace, including names and contact information.
Send messages as youShow more
Astrobot will be able to send messages on your behalf to a workspace.
Upload and modify files as youShow more
Astrobot will be able to upload files, as well as add, edit, and delete file comments on your behalf.
Search your workspace’s contentShow more
Astrobot will be able to search all messages and files that you can see on a workspace.
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