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Start your Accelo timers for new Slack channel messages

  1. When this happensStep 1: New Message Posted to Channel

  2. Then do thisStep 2: Create Timer

Minimising Slack, opening up Accelo, and clicking around to create a new timer can be very time consuming. With this template you can start a new Accelo Timer without ever leaving Slack. On a new Slack channel message, automatically start your own timer. You will save effort and confidently log time with only a few keystrokes.

Note: Starting a new timer will stop any of your other running timers.

Note: If you would only like to start timers for specific Slack users or message formats, try adding a Filter step to this integration.

Note: If you would only like to extract a section of the Slack message, try adding a Formatter step

How this Slack-Accelo integration works

  1. A new message is sent to a Slack Channel
  2. A Timer is started in Accelo for your user

Apps involved

  • Slack
  • Accelo
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All Triggers & Actions

Task Assigned

Triggers when a task is assigned.

New Public Message Posted Anywhere

Triggers when a new message is posted to any public channel.

New Message Posted to Channel

Triggers when a new message is posted to a specific #channel you choose.

New File

Triggers when a new file is uploaded to your workspace.

New Message Posted to Private Channel

Triggers when a new message is posted to a specific #private-channel or multi-dm.

New Request

Triggers when a new request is created.

New Channel

Triggers whenever a new #channel is created.

New Team Custom Emoji

Triggers when a custom emoji has been added to a team.

New Mention

Triggers when a username or highlight word is mentioned in a public #channel.

New Pushed Message

Triggers when you click the "Push to Zapier" button from a message in Slack.

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