Deploy to Slack

Step-by-Step

  1. Go to the Slack Apps page and log in or sign up. Click Create New App, name your new App, and choose your Slack Workspace.

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  2. Scroll down on your App’s Basic Information page, scroll down to App Credentials find your Client ID and Client Secret and paste them into Dexter.

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  3. Go to the OAuth & Permissions on the left sidebar and enter https://bots.rundexter.com/ as your Redirect URL. Click Save URLs.

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  4. Go to the Bot Users section and add a bot user for your app. Click Add Bot User to save.

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  5. Go to Event Subscriptions and toggle the slider for Enable Events. Copy and paste your Event Subscription Request URL. You should see the green Verified when it’s done.

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  6. Add the Bot Events you want your bot to cover. You want message.channels, message.im, message.groups, and message.mpim. Click Save Changes.

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  7. Toggle Deploy. Your bot is live!

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  8. You can click the Add to Slack button to add your bot to your team or copy the embed HTML for your website.

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