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Delete your profile info from Slack
Workspace Primary Owners can request to delete their members' personal data from Slack. The ability to delete a person’s personal information allows companies to meet the
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
How it works
deactivates their account and asks their Workspace Primary Owner to delete their profile information. The Primary Owner
contacts Slack on the member's behalf. We'll remove the deactivated member's name, email address, and other unique identifiers from the workspace.
Only a Workspace Primary Owner can request to delete a deactivated member's profile information. Here's what's removed:
Other profile info (custom fields)
What's not deleted
To preserve the message history of a workspace, and to prevent confusion for other members, the following information won't be deleted:
The content of a member's messages in channels (public and private) and DMs
Posts or files created by the member
@mentions — these will appear as being sent to or from @deactivateduser, instead of the member's full name or display name.
A note for members: Before deactivating your account, you can manually delete your messages from Slack. Contact a Workspace Owner if you have questions about your message deletion permissions.
Who can use this feature?
request to use this feature. Workspace Primary Owners can
Available by request for free and paid plans.