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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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Our easy-to-read guides help your team work better, together, from day one.
Getting More Out of Slack
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All kinds of teams thrive with Slack — take a look at our department-specific guides.
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Simplify your daily work with apps and tools.
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Download Slack for Mac
The Slack desktop app is the best way to experience Slack on the Mac operating system (OS). To get started, take a look at the steps we’ve outlined below.
Step 1: Download the Slack app
There are two ways to download Slack for Mac: from the App Store or from the Slack downloads page.
Download from Slack
Find Slack in the App Store. Click
Install. To launch Slack, open a Finder window, select the Applications folder in the sidebar, then find and double-click the Slack icon.
Download. Once the download is complete, open a Finder window and select your Downloads folder.
Double click the Slack .zip file to reveal the Slack app icon.
Drag and drop the app icon over Applications in the Finder sidebar. To launch Slack, double-click the Slack icon in the Applications folder.
Using Mac OS X 10.8 or earlier? The Slack desktop app only supports Mac OS X 10.9 and later. For more info, see Apple’s guide to upgrading your OS .
Step 2: Sign in to your workspace
After installing the Slack app, sign in to your workspace . If you haven’t got a Slack workspace to sign in to, you’ll need to join a workspace or create your own .