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Message actions for apps
connect your tools to Slack so your team can work together, faster. Some apps come with built-in shortcuts called actions. These actions help you move work from Slack to a connected app. From any message in Slack, you can create a task or comment, or follow up on existing work. Benefits
Find an app’s available actions attached to any Slack message.
Quickly take action on a message without leaving Slack.
Prevent ideas, tasks and other information from being forgotten.
Tip: See some examples of how to use apps with actions.
Create a task, comment or follow up on a message
Hover over any message in Slack that needs to be followed up.
More actions icon. Choose an action from the menu. Your most frequently used apps will appear first. To see other apps, select
More message actions. An automatic message in channel lets your teammates know you’ve flagged something for follow-up.
Locate a message in Slack that needs to be followed up.
Long-press on the message to see a list of available actions.
Choose an action from the list. Your most frequently used apps will appear first. To see other apps, tap
More message actions.
Note: Once you take an action, you must have the right permissions within the connected app to undo it.
Set up supported apps
Asana Already got the app? Update to the latest version by following these instructions . If you d on’t have the app yet, install it from the App Directory.
Bitbucket If you’re already using the app, update to the latest version. If you don’t have the app yet, install it from the App Directory .
Hubspot Install Hubspot from the App Directory to start using actions.
Jira Cloud You’ll see Jira actions available without needing to update. If you don’t have the app yet, install it from the App Directory .
Zendesk If you’re already using the app, update to the latest version by following these instructions . If you haven’t added the app yet, . install it from the App Directory
Other apps Teamline , Pocket , ToDo and Guru also support actions. 🎉
Tip: Find the latest list of supported apps in the App Directory.