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Slack Enterprise Grid
Get familiar with Slack Enterprise Grid for large organizations.
If you're curious about what's new in Slack — and what's changed — you're in the right place.
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Launching a new team or joining one for the first time?
Our easy-to-read guides help your team work better, together, from day one.
Getting More Out of Slack
Ready to level up? Browse our time-saving tricks and practical tips for
making Slack work for you.
All kinds of teams thrive with Slack — take a look at our department-specific guides.
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Learn how Slack works, from top to bottom!
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Your Profile and Preferences
Adjust your profile and preferences to make Slack work just for you!
Add Tools to Your Workspace
Simplify your daily work with apps and tools.
Tips, tricks, & More
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Set your message formatting preference
If you prefer to always format your messages with markup instead of Slack's
built-in formatting on your desktop, you can set a message formatting preference. What to expect
When you choose to set your preference to format messages with markup, there are a few limitations to keep in mind:
Formatting will be applied to messages after you send them.
Messages that you copy and paste will appear in plain text.
Automatic formatting for bulleted, numbered, and indented lists is not supported.
Manage your message formatting preference
From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left.
Preferences from the menu. Select
Input Options, check or uncheck the box next to Format messages with markup.
Once you’ve set your formatting preference, you can use the following markup actions to format your messages in Slack.