Sign in to Slack

Whether you're a member of one Slack workspace or many, you can use the same email address to sign in to all of them. Read on to learn how to sign in to Slack with your email address, or your Apple or Google account.

Note: If your workspace or Enterprise Grid organization requires two-factor authentication (2FA), you'll need to provide a 6-digit authentication code to sign in.

 

Sign in to your workspace

Desktop app

Browser

iOS

Android

Sign in with email

  1. Open the Slack desktop app and click Sign In to Slack. You'll be taken to your web browser.
  2. Enter your email address and click Sign In with Email. Check your email for a confirmation code from Slack and enter it. 
  3. If single sign-on (SSO) is required for your workspace or org, authenticate with your company's SSO provider to finish signing in.


Sign in with Apple or Google

  1. Open the Slack desktop app and click Sign In to Slack.
  2. From your browser, click Continue with Apple or Continue with Google and select your account. 

Tip: If you're a member of more than one workspace, click the
 arrow icon next to the workspace you'd like to open.

Sign in with email

  1. From your browser, visit https://slack.com/signin.
  2. Enter your email address, then click Sign In with Email. Check your email for a confirmation code from Slack and enter it. 
  3. If single sign-on (SSO) is required for your workspace or org, authenticate with your company's SSO provider to finish signing in.


Sign in with Apple or Google

  1. From your browser, visit https://slack.com/signin.
  2. Click Continue with Apple or Continue with Google and select your account.  
  1. Open the Slack app, then tap Sign in.
  2. Choose a sign-in option and follow the prompts. If single sign-on (SSO) is required for your workspace or org, authenticate with your company's SSO provider to finish signing in. 
  1. Open the Slack app, then tap Sign In.
  2. Choose a sign-in option and follow the prompts. If single sign-on (SSO) is required for your workspace or org, authenticate with your company's SSO provider to finish signing in. 

 

Sign in to additional workspaces

Desktop app

Browser

iOS

Android

If you're signed in to one workspace and want to sign in to a second, follow these steps:

  1. From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left.
  2. Select Add workspaces from the menu, then click Sign in to another workspace

Once you're signed in to two workspaces, you'll see each workspace icon on the far left side of the desktop app. Click the  plus button below the last icon in the list to sign in to another workspace.

To sign in to multiple workspaces from your browser, you can open each workspace in a separate browser tab. You'll receive desktop notifications for all your workspaces simultaneously.

  1. From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left.
  2. Select Add workspaces from the menu, then click Sign in to another workspace.
  3. In the new browser tab, enter your workspace URL or select Find your workspaces to sign in with your email address.
  1. From the  Home tab, swipe right.
  2. Below the workspace(s) you’re signed in to, tap Add a Workspace
  3. Tap Sign in to another workspace.
  4. Select an email address, or tap Use a different email address.
  5. Check your email and tap Confirm Email Address to return to the Slack app.
  1. From the  Home tab, swipe right.
  2. Below the workspace(s) you’re signed in to, tap  Add a workspace.
  3. Tap Sign in to another workspace.
  4. Select an email address, or tap Use a different email address.
  5. Check your email and tap Confirm Email Address to return to the Slack app.

Tip: If you're signed in to more than one workspace on the desktop or mobile apps, you can easily switch between them.


Troubleshoot issues with signing in

If you’re unable to sign in to Slack, read on to learn how to troubleshoot some of the most common issues.

You forgot your password

Use our password-free sign in to request a code that allows you to sign in to any workspaces associated with your email address. Once you're signed back in, you can set a new password for your account. 

You're not receiving emails

  • Check that you created your Slack account with the correct email. If you have different personal and work email addresses, visit https://slack.com/get-started#/find and enter your email address to make sure you’re using the right one.
  • Check your spam folder and talk to your IT team. If emails from Slack aren’t getting delivered to your inbox or spam folder, or links in our emails are expiring, ask your IT team to allow no-reply@slack.com and feedback@slack.com.

You didn't receive a 2FA code

Review the troubleshooting steps in Set up two-factor authentication (2FA). You may need to ask a Workspace Owner or Admin to temporarily disable 2FA for your account so you can sign in.

You sign in with Apple and need to update your email

If you created a Slack account using a hidden Apple relay address and want to use a different email address for your account, you have two options:

Still having trouble? Let us know and someone from our Support team can help.