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Convert a channel to private
If a channel becomes better suited for a closed audience, it can be converted to private. Private channels are best for discussions that shouldn't be open to everyone.
Keep in mind
Note : On the Business+ and Enterprise Grid plans, owners and admins can convert channels to private with channel management tools. Convert a channel to private
When you convert a channel to private, a message will post in the channel to let members know it's been converted.
Note: Converting a channel to private is permanent and you won't be able to make it public again.
From your desktop, open the channel you'd like to make private.
Click the channel name in the conversation header.
Settings tab. Scroll down and click
Change to a private channel.
Click Change to Private to confirm.
Who can use this feature?
Workspace Owners/ Admins and Org Owners/ Admins