Create a Slack workspace

This is it: the moment your Slack workspace, a collaboration hub for the people you work with, flickers into existence. ✨ It’s a good day!


Create a workspace for your team

Desktop

iOS

Android

Windows Phone

  1. Go to slack.com/create.
  2. Enter your email address, then click Next.
  3. Check your email for a 6-digit confirmation code.
  4. Enter your confirmation code, then name your workspace.
  5. Create a new channel within your workspace. Channels organise conversations about any topic, such as a project your team is working on.
  6. Enter coworkers’ email addresses, then click Add teammates to invite them to your workspace.
  7. Click See your channel in Slack to visit your workspace.
  8. Click Save your account to finish: enter your name and password, review your team’s details and add people to your workspace.
  9. Click Finish to save your workspace. And welcome to Slack!
  1. Open the Slack app.
  2. Tap Get started.
  3. Enter your email address, then tap Next.
  4. Tap Open email app, find your confirmation email, then tap Confirm email address to return to Slack.
  5. Tap Create a new workspace.
  6. Name your workspace and change the workspace URL if you want.
  7. Enter your full name (this is what other people will see along with your messages in Slack) and a secure password.
  8. Tap I agree to accept the Slack terms of service, then tap Done.
  1. Open the Slack app.
  2. Tap Get started.
  3. Enter your email address, then tap Next.
  4. Tap Open email app, find your confirmation email, then tap Confirm email address to return to Slack.
  5. Tap Create a new workspace.
  6. Name your workspace and change the workspace URL if you want.
  7. Enter your full name (this is what other people will see along with your messages in Slack) and a secure password.
  8. Tap I agree to accept the Slack terms of service, then tap Done.

Note: Although it’s still available to download, we are no longer updating the Slack app for Windows Phone. Version 2018.614.0.0, released on 14 June 2018, was the final update for Windows Phone.

  1. Open your device’s browser.
  2. Go to slack.com/create.
  3. Enter your email address, then check your email for a 6-digit confirmation code.
  4. Enter your confirmation code.
  5. Add details: your display name, password and workspace name.
  6. Save your new workspace.

Note: If you haven’t received your confirmation code, try these troubleshooting tips or send us a message so we can help!

Bear in mind: Your workspace name is visible to anyone that knows your team’s Slack URL, even if they’re unable to sign in.


What’s next?

You’re on your way to integrating Slack into your team’s working life! Take a look at the resources below to discover more about your new workspace:

 

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