Trello for Slack

Trello uses boards to organise information and tasks so that you can manage any project and see exactly what's getting done. The Trello app for Slack makes it easy to manage cards on your boards, change due dates and attach conversations to cards   directly from Slack.


Install the Trello app

  1. Visit the Trello page in the Slack App Directory.
  2. Click Add to Slack.
  3. From the app page on the Trello website, select Add to Slack 
  4. Choose a Trello team to link to Slack.
  5. Click Install to finish.

Note: If someone has already installed the Trello app to your workspace, you'll see Open in Slack on the app page. 


Link your Slack account to Trello

  1. From your desktop, click  Apps at the top of your left sidebar. If you don't see this option, click on  More to find it.
  2. Search for and select Trello to open a direct message with the app.
  3. Type /trello in the message field and send the message.
  4. Click Link Trello account, then select Allow to grant access to Slack.


Set up Trello in Slack

To use Trello in Slack, you'll need to add the Trello bot.

Step 1: Add the Trello bot to channels

  1. From your desktop, open the channel that you'd like to add the Trello bot to. 
  2. Type /invite @trello into the message field, and send the message.

Step 2: Link boards to channels

  1. Type /trello link and your board's name or URL into the message field, and send the message.
  2. Click Link to channel.

Tip: Type /trello help into the message field and send it to see a full list of slash commands you can use with the app.