ClickUp's Slack integration allows you to do so much more than just chat with your teammates. Learn how to customize Slack notifications, create ClickUp tasks from Slack and much more.

How to Enable the Slack Integration

Step 1: Authorize Slack

Note: Only Team admins have access to integrations. 

  1. Go to the Integrations page in Team Settings
  2. Click the Slack button
    - You’ll be redirected to Slack
  3. Grant ClickUp access

Step 2 (Optional): Get your Team to Authorize Slack

This allows you to unfurl ClickUp links in:

  1. Direct messages
  2. Private channels

Unfurl ClickUp Tasks in Slack

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.

You can unfurl ClickUp tasks in Slack and then perform actions such as:

Learn how to enable unfurl in this doc!

Slack Notifications

Instantly send notifications about ClickUp tasks to the Slack channels of your choice.

You can receive these types of notifications:

  • Task created
  • Assignee changed
  • Status changed
  • New attachment
  • New comment

Learn how to enable Slack notifications here!

Slack Actions

Have you ever wanted to create a ClickUp task about a message in Slack? Or maybe add a Slack message as a comment to an existing task? Now you can:

  1. Turn Slack messages into ClickUp comments 
  2. Turn Slack messages into ClickUp tasks 
  3. Add Slack messages to your Notepad

Now you can do this (and more) with the ClickUp Bot!

How to take action

  1. Hover over a Slack message
  2. Click on the ellipses ... to reveal the More message actions menu
  3. Choose an action ("create task", "attach comment", or even "save to Notepad")

For more details about Slack actions, check out this doc!

Create Tasks

You can even create brand new tasks without leaving a Slack conversation. Just follow a few simple steps:

  1. In any channel, type /clickup new to initiate the new task creator
  2. Select the Space and Project you want to contain the new task
  3. Slack will prompt you with a task details window where you will create the task

For more details about creating tasks in Slack, check out this doc.

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