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By default, any member can upgrade a free workspace by purchasing a paid plan. The member who upgrades a workspace will have access to managing billing details and making plan chan...
Manage who can notify a channel or workspace
By default, all members can notify a channel or workspace by using @channel, @here, and @everyone mentions. If they’d like, owners and admins can adjust these settings in their w...
Configure Salesforce for use with Slack
Async limitThe Salesforce app for Slack can consume a maximum of 250,000 asynchronous calls per
24-hour period. Enable domain-wide authentication for calendar apps in Slack
Workspace Owners and Workspace Admins on the Free, Standard, and Plus plans, and Org Owners and Org Admins on Enterprise Grid can automatically connect all of their members' Slack ...
Set up Slack for work hours
Slack can be customized so you can achieve a balance between your workday and when you’re off-the-clock. This guide will help you tailor your Slack notifications so you can keep ...
Supported payment methods
The fastest way to pay for Slack's Standard or Plus plan is with a credit card, but your workspace may be eligible to pay by invoice. Read on for more details, and send us a note i...
Manage your time zone preferences
Traveling to a new time zone? When you get where you’re going, you can update your local time zone in Slack....
Set default Do Not Disturb hours
Whendefault Do Not Disturb(DND) hours are set for a workspaceor Enterprise Grid organization, Slack will not send any desktop or mobile notificationsto members during those...
Strong customer authentication for Slack purchases
To comply with the European Union’s Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2), Slack will support strong customer authentication (SCA). Beginning September 14, 2019, how you purchase S...
Failed or late payments
We’ll send another reminder to the same people(workspace owners/admins and payment contacts) just in case there’s still an issue.
We’ll get in touch with the workspace owner and payment contacts again.
Privacy principles: search, learning, and intelligence
Our mission is to build a product that makes work life simpler, more pleasant and more productive. To do so, we analyze Customer Data submitted to Slack as well as Other Informatio...
Slack for Teams guide to success
Slack for Teams is a single workspace for small- to medium-sized companies looking to centralize communication.If you're in charge of rolling out or managing Slack, this series o...
FAQ: Import data from one Slack workspace to another
Using Slack’s import and export tools, you can export member, message, and channel data from one workspace and import it to another. You’ll find answers to common questions abo...
Getting started for workspace creators
You're now the primary owner of your workspace.
Enterprise Grid guide to success
Slack’s Enterprise Grid plan has many benefits for large companies. If you are responsible for moving your company to Slack Enterprise Grid, this success guide series was written...
Slack calls: the basics
With Slack calls, you can make a voice or video call to connect with anyone in your workspace. Keep reading to get familiar with Slack’s calling features, and the plans and devic...
Google Calendar for Team Events for Slack
Use the Google Calendar for Team Events app to post event notifications from your team's shared calendars to a Slack channel....
Trouble receiving emails from Slack
Not receiving emails from Slack? We're here to help! We've gathered some tips to help you find invitations to join workspaces andemail notifications....
Incoming webhooks for Slack
Incoming webhooks are a simple way to share information from external sources with your workspace....
Fix duplicate accounts
When someone has more than one account on a workspace, they have duplicate accounts. Duplicate accounts typically occur by mistake on workspaces that require members to use single ...
Google Calendar for Slack
Connecting Google Calendar to Slack helps you and your team stay organized and up to date with notifications, event reminders, and more....
Microsoft Outlook Calendar for Slack
Use the Microsoft Outlook Calendar app for Slack to respond to event notifications, get updates when event details change, and automatically update your Slack status based on your ...
Adjust your zoom level in Slack
On your desktop, you can adjust your zoom level in Slack to make text display larger or smaller. The fastest way to adjust your zoom level is to use a keyboard shortcut:...
Take actions quickly from the shortcuts menu in Slack
Shortcuts in Slack help you get work done quickly and easily. Open the shortcuts menu by clicking the lightning bolt icon to the left of the message field, then search for a spec...
Slack keyboard shortcuts
Edit your message
Add an emoji reaction
Open or reply to a thread
T or →
Pin or unpin a message
Share a message
Save a message or remove from Saved items
Mark as unread starting from a message
Delete your message
Create a reminder about a message
Tip: To learn how to set your ↑ up arrow key preference, visit Keyboard accessibility in Slack.
Zapier for Slack
Zapier automatically moves information between the tools you use every day with custom workflows called Zaps. Install the Zapier app to connect your workspace to hundreds of other ...
Change your payment schedule
Slack offers monthly or annual billing for the Standard and Plus plans. Read on to learn how to change your payment schedule....
Slack updates and changes
See what's new in Slack and what we're gradually rolling out. ✨...
Guide to apps in Slack
Bot usersSome Slack apps have bot users that can send messages and post in channels.
Magic linkWhen signing in to Slack, opt to receive an email with a special sign-in link that expires after
24 hours — a convenient alternative to typing out your password. Deploy Slack via Microsoft Installer
Note: Looking for
32-bit? You'll need to use the 32-bit MSI Installer for machine-wide installation instead. Security recommendations for approving apps
Slack is most powerful when you connect it to tools you already use.With your permission, apps and integrations can access your workspace's information to help you automate tasks...
Google Drive for Slack
If you use Google Drive, you can install the Google Drive app to share and access files right from your workspace.
Add custom emoji to your workspace
In Slack, emoji serve both a fun and functional purpose. You can add your own custom emoji, or a set of custom emoji from an emoji pack....
Publish a workflow
What you’ll learn
How to test your workflow
How to avoid common publishing errors
How to publish your workflow
Publish a workflow
Publishing a workflow makes it available in the channel that you specified during set-up.
OneDrive and SharePoint for Slack
Note: Options for managing file access will only be visible for files shared in channels with fewer than 100 people.
Use threads to organize discussions
Unfollow a thread if you'd no longer like to be notified of new replies.
Use emoji and emoticons
Emoji are a spin on common emoticons. In Slack, emoji are both fun and practical: use them to enhance your message formatting, add reactions, or copy messages from one channel to a...
Manage channel posting permissions
Once someone sets posting permissions for a channel, only that person, an owner or an admin can override that setting.
Slack plans and features
10k most recent messages
Searchable messages and files
Apps or services
10 third-party or custom apps
5GB per workspace
10GB per member
20GB per member
Custom sidebar sections
Share channels externally
G Suite SSO
Two-factor authentication (2FA)
Mandatory two-factor authentication (2FA)
Custom message and file retention
Exports for all channels and conversations
Real-time active directory sync with OneLogin, Okta and Ping
Member provisioning and deprovisioning
Set channel posting permissions
#general channel only
Manage member names
Manage member email addresses
Voice and video calls
Up to 15 participants
Up to 15 participants
24/7 support, four-hour first response time
99.99% guaranteed uptime SLA
Enterprise Grid powers the design, usage, and administration of multiple interconnected Slack workspaces across your entire company. Mandatory workspace two-factor authentication
Members who don't set up 2FA within
24 hours will be signed out of Slack and prompted to set up 2FA before they can sign in again. Keep up with what's important
Trying to keep up with every message or channel can test your focus. A few tweaks here and there can bring order to your Slack universe, and help you get work done....
Reset your password
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talk to your IT team. Make calls in Slack
When you need to
talk things out with a teammate, you can use Slack Calls to make a voice or video call to anyone in your workspace. Enhance your enterprise directory with Rimeto
Customise the types of information shared in profiles
Integrate data from other enterprise systems and tools
Manage which profile fields are locked or editable by users
Secure access and authentication through SAML-based single sign-on
talk: To learn more about specific pricing and using Rimeto with your company, contact us. Email template for introducing Slack
Slack is a messaging app where we can
talk, share files and work together. It also connects with tools we already use, like [add your examples here], plus900+ other apps. Sign in to Slack
Check your spam folder and
talk to your IT team. Share your screen with Slack calls
The team member sharing their screen becomes the active speaker by default: other teammates on the call will only see the active speaker's screen, even when others are
talking. Delete profile information from Slack
talk about member profile information, here’s what’s included:
Details from a custom profile field
The following content is not considered profile information and will not be deleted as part of a request to remove a member’s personal information:
A member’s message content from any channels or direct messages
Posts or files the member created
Any @mentions directed at the member
Note: A deactivated member’s full and display name will appear as @deactivateduser once their profile information has been deleted. Zoom for Slack
To make outbound calls, you’ll also need a Zoom Phone plan.
Manage your sidebar preferences
Adjust sidebar items
You can adjust which items you see listed in your sidebar from your Preferences:
From your desktop, click your profile picture in the top right.
ADFS single sign-on
Create a rule to send LDAP attributes as claims.
Join Slack’s desktop app beta program
To preview the latest Slack desktop app enhancements for Mac or Windows, you can try our beta. As a member of Slack’s beta program, you’ll automatically receive new builds of t...
Join a Slack workspace
Tip: Our support team is available
24/7 and always happy to help. Host a Slack Day training event
Our Supportteam is available
24/7 and always happy to help.Get in touch with usif you ever need a hand! Manage channels shared with external organizations
Actions you can take to manage shared channels
Approve or deny requests to share channels
Automatically approve requests to share channels
Revoke invitations to share channels
View all channels shared with other organizations
Stop sharing a channel
Note: Channels shared before June
24, 2020 are limited to two organizations by default, but members with permission to manage shared channels can allow additional organizations to join. Change how messages are displayed
Manage additional options
You can adjustother message-related display settings under Additional options:
Display information about who is currently typing a message
Show times with
Display colour swatches next to hexadecimalvalues
It's not currently possible to change message display from the Slack mobile apps. Allow additional organizations to join a channel you're sharing
Channels shared with Slack Connect before June
24, 2020 are limited to two organizations by default. Get updates on Slack's uptime alerts
After an issue
After we’ve resolved an issue, we’ll publish an issue summary to the Slack Status site within
24 hours. Enterprise Grid launch guide
We’ve always got your back and our Support team are ready to help
24/7. Onboard your company to Slack
Our supportteam are available
24/7 and always happy to help.Get in touch with usif you ever need a hand! Allow an org domain with Enterprise Mobility Management
If a member is signed in to any outside workspaces in their EMM app when an Org Owner or Admin enables this setting, they will be signed out from their Android device within
24 hours or when they relaunch the app on iOS. Getting started for guests
Our Support team is available
24/7 and always happy to help. Invite external organizations to share a channel
Tip:If you'd like to invite additional organizations to a channel shared before June
24, 2020, someone from the invited organization will need to allow the channel to be shared with multiple organizationsfirst. Use markup to format your messages
If you'd prefer to format your messages with markup instead of automatic formatting on your desktop, you can adjust your preference at any time....
Work with apps in Slack using shortcuts
The app will post a message in a channel, DM, or thread so your teammates can see that you've documented a task in another tool.