Customize loading messages

Do you have an inspirational quote or words of wisdom you think would brighten your teammates’ day? Create custom loading messages for members to see while Slack powers up. ✨

Note: Workspace Owners and Admins may choose to restrict members’ ability to customize loading messages.

 

Custom loading messages

Custom loading messages can be seen by all members of your workspace and will be attributed to the person who added them (so make sure they're appropriate for the people you work with!).

Create a loading message

  1. From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left. Team_Menu.png
  2. Select Customize Slack from the menu.
  3. Click the Loading Messages tab.
  4. Under Add a custom loading message, type your message.
  5. Click Add Message.

Delete a loading message

  1. From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left. Team_Menu.png
  2. Select Customize Slack from the menu.
  3. Click the Loading Messages tab.
  4. Click the  delete icon next to the message you want to delete.
  5. Click Delete to confirm.

 

Loading messages from Slack

You can also choose loading messages created by your friends here at Slack! We’ve written some friendly greetings, shared our favorite quotes, and included handy tips and tricks for working in Slack.

  1. From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left. Team_Menu.png
  2. Select Customize Slack from the menu.
  3. Click the Loading Messages tab.
  4. Toggle on or off the types of Slack messages you want to see.
Who can use this feature?
  • By default, all members can use this feature.
  • Available on free and paid plans.

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