Adding Swarmia to a private Slack channel

Get updates from Swarmia Slack bot in your team's workspace

Swarmia team notifications is a great way to stay up to date with all that needs your team's attention on a day to day basis.

You can get updates in both public and private Slack channels. If your team has a public channel, you should be able to choose it in Swarmia notification settings.

If you're using a private channel instead, follow the instructions below.

❗️Please note: This makes the channel available for selection for all Swarmia users in your organization. Make sure the channel name doesn't contain any confidential information.

Step 1

Ensure the Swarmia bot is connected to your Slack workspace.

Step 2

Invite the Swarmia app to your channel. This can be done either with a direct text command, or by going through the Slack UI to add the app to the channel.

Option 1: Slack user interface

For the UI approach, find the option to Add apps to this channel by entering the following on your private channel.

/invite

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Next, find the Swarmia app and Add it to your channel.

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Option 2: via text command

For the text version, enter the following command in your Slack channel:

/invite @swarmia
 

Step 3

Refresh team notifications page. You should be able to see your channel in the list now.