How to Use Slack Reminders (Create, Edit, Delete, and View Reminders)

Slack is a fun chat application that has become popular for use in workplaces. It became popular because of its support for GIFs but the app handles communication very well. Old conversations are easy to retrieve, files shared over a chat or a channel are easy to view, and a channel, among other things, can easily get someone’s attention.

Slack Memories

Slack memories

Slack has bots and supports third-party apps that integrate with the app but some of its best features work silently. Of course, you may not know about them unless someone identifies them.

Slack reminders are an excellent silent feature that allows users to schedule reminders that you need to send to yourself or others, or to a channel. You do not need to install anything. The feature is set to go when you install the client or when you access the Slack web app.

Need to register a message? Use Timy.

Create Slack memories

To create a memory in Slack follow these steps.

  1. Open Slack.
  2. Choose gin chat thread or channel.
  3. in the text input field, insert /remind to activate the memory device.
  4. Use the @ character and then continued with the human name you want to send / send the reminder to.
  5. Enter the reminder you want to set eg, feed the cat.
  6. Follow this up with the date and time you want to send / receive the reminder.
  7. Tap on Enter.
  8. Slack by showing you a confirmation message that the reminder has been set.

Examples

/remind @fatima Feed the cat Monday April 12 12:00pm

Turn off Slack memories

When Slack shows you that your reminder has been set, you have the option to turn it off but you can also turn off a reminder at any other time. To turn off a reminder, follow these steps.

  1. Open Slack and click within the text input field.
  2. Enter /remind list and tap on Enter.
  3. Click Remove next to the memorial that you want to delete.

Note: Reminders will be erased without any confirmation.

Conclusion

Slack reminders are easy to set up but, once set, they are easy to forget and ignore. It is a good idea to review the list of memories you have set from time to time.

These memories may not be suitable for everyone as many users may prefer a much faster and more obvious way to review the set memories but only for so long. ‘ in which a device becomes almost invisible, Slack makes great memories.

The post How to Use Slack Reminders (Create, Edit, Delete, and View Reminders) first appeared on TechtricksNg.

Leave a Comment