To set up Slack leave summary notifications, please ensure that Pause has been integrated with Slack. Only admins can enable this feature.

To set up leave summary notifications on Slack:

Step 1: Go to the Settings page.

Step 2: Select the Integrations option on the left side panel.

Step 3: Add Slack notifications for daily or weekly leave summaries.

a. Daily summaries: Click + Add New in the daily summaries section.

b. Weekly summaries: Click + Add New in the weekly summaries section.



Step 4: In the dialogue box that opens, select either:

a. the Team that you want to receive notifications for when those team members are on leave, or

b. All teams to receive a notification for everyone who's on leave in every team.

Note: To create a new team, head here.

Step 5: Select a Slack Channel where these notifications will appear.

Step 6: Select the Time you want to see the notifications.

Step 7: Click Create.



You're all set!

You can also change the time and Slack channel for which notifications are set.

To edit Slack leave notifications:

Step 1: Go to the Settings page.

Step 2: Select the Integrations option on the left side panel.

Step 3: Select the relevant notification from the daily or weekly summary section in order to edit it.

Step 4: In the dialogue box that appears, use the dropdown to change the team, Slack channel, or the time when the notification appears.

To disable Slack leave notifications:

Step 1: Go to the Settings page.

Step 2: Select the Integrations option on the left side panel.

Step 3: Select the relevant notification from the daily or weekly summary section in order to delete it.



Step 4: Click Delete to turn off those notifications.

You're all set!

Watch a 1-minute video about the Pause-Slack integration

What's next?

How to integrate Pause with your Slack workspace

Set up Slack notifications for public holidays

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