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Tips, tricks, & More
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Slash commands in Slack
Slash commands act as shortcuts for specific actions in Slack. There are three types of slash commands you may be able to use in your workspace:
Note: By default, all members can use slash commands. If they’d like, Workspace Owners can choose to limit permission for Multi-Channel Guests.
Use slash commands
To use slash commands, type a
/ forward slash in the message field or click the to the left of the message field to open the shortcuts menu. Search for the slash command you’d like to use, then send the message. lightning bolt icon
Built-in slash commands
Archive the current channel
Start a call
Collapse all inline images and video in the current channel (opposite of /expand)
direct message (DM) to one person
Expand all inline images and video in the current channel (opposite of /collapse)
/feed help [or subscribe, list, remove]
Manage RSS subscriptions
/invite @someone [#channel]
Invite a member to a channel
Send a message to a channel
/remind [@someone or #channel] to [what] [when]
Set a reminder for a member or a channel
Learn more about how to set reminders
Get a list of reminders you have set
/remove (or /kick) @someone
Remove a member from the current channel*
/rename [new channel name]*
Rename a channel
/search [your text]**
Search Slack messages and files
/shrug [your message]
¯\_(ツ)_/¯ to the end of your message
Set or clear your status
Set the channel topic
*This action may be restricted to Workspace Owners and Workspace Admins
**Not available on all Slack mobile apps
Tip: To learn more about shortcuts, visit Take actions quickly with the shortcuts menu in Slack.