What Does "Unfurl" Mean?
Unfurl: When task links are posted in Slack, they'll be instantly enriched with details.Users will also have the ability to perform actions on the task.
How to Enable Slack Unfurl
Step 1: Authorize Slack from the Integrations Page
Note: Only Team admins have access to integrations.
Go to the Integrations page in Team Settings. Then, click the Slack button. You’ll be redirected to Slack to grant ClickUp access.
Step 2 (Optional): Get your Team to Authorize Slack
This allows you to unfurl ClickUp links in:
- Direct messages
- Private channels
If for some reason you miss this message, you can always copy the authorization link directly from the ClickUp Slack integration page and send it to your team:
If you don't perform this step, ClickUp links will only be unfurled in public Slack channels.
What Details and Actions are Available in Unfurl?
- Who created the task, and when
- Task Title
- Preview of task Description
- Task Status
- Parent Folder and List for the task
- Change Status
- Change Assignees
- Change Priorities
- Change Tags
- Change due dates
- Create tasks in Slack using the command /clickup new
- Customize which task notifications to send to Slack
- Move Task- Change Project and List of the task
Check out this doc to learn about creating tasks and sending messages to tasks right from Slack!
Note: Each ClickUp team may be linked to one Slack team at a time