Add a send button to the message field

You send messages in Slack using the Enter key by default. If you like, you can add a send button next to the message field to use instead.

Add the send button

  1. From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left.
  2. Select Preferences from the menu.
  3. Choose Advanced.
  4. Tick the box next to Show send button.

Use the send button

  1. Press Enter to start a new line in the message field.
  2. Once you’re ready, click the Send button or type CmdEnter on Mac or CtrlEnter on Windows to send a message.