Send Message to Channel
Send a message to a Slack channel. You must be a member of the channel. You can send the message as a bot or from your own ID.
When sending messages as a bot, you will trigger any Flows that look for a New Message in Channel event. If you are subscribed to channel notifications, you will receive a notification when you send messages as a bot. Sending from your own ID will not trigger Flows or notifications.
List of available channels of which the user who created the connection is a member and to which they can post a message.
To enter a channel ID manually, select
A maximum of 12,000 public channels will be displayed.
|Send as Bot?||
Indicates whether to send a message from a bot; options are
|Message Type||The format of the message; options are
|Channel ID or Name||
Unique identifier or assigned name of the Slack channel.
If you want to send a message to a private channel as a bot, you must provide the channel ID. If you use the channel name, an error will be returned.
Indicates the type of channel selected; options are
If you want to send a message to a private channel as a bot, the Okta Workflows Slack app (for Preview or Production orgs) must be invited to the private channel. Otherwise, a
|Text||Message text (may include emojis:, #channels, @users, and /commands)||String||TRUE|
|Name||Name of the sender from the slackbot channel (if Send as Bot? option is
|Timestamp||Timestamp when the message was sent||String|