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Set announcement permissions for your workspace
By default, all members have the ability to use special @mentions and the #general channel to get the attention of several members at once. There are a few ways people can make an announcement in Slack:
Use @here to notify everyone in a channel with an active status
Use @channel to alert all members of a channel
Use @everyone to ping every member of your workspace
Post a message in the #general channel
To keep your workspace organized and less noisy , Workspace Owners and Admins can change these messaging permissions to allow only certain members to make workspace announcements.
Manage announcement permissions
To change who can make announcements, open Slack on your desktop:
Click your workspace name in the top left to open the menu.
Select Workspace settings .
Click the Permissions tab.
Next to Messaging , click expand .
Set who can use @everyone and @channel, and who can post to your #general channel.
Click Save to finish.
Who can use this feature?
Workspace Owners and Admins can use this feature. Available on
free and paid plans.