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Get Slack direct messages for new inbound email messages

  1. When this happensStep 1: New Inbound Email

  2. Then do thisStep 2: Send Direct Message

Forward inbound emails to a specific person on your team, including yourself, with this automation. Set it up, and each time a new inbound message is received, Zapier will send a direct message via Slack. Improve production and communication by making sure emails are going to the right teams.

How It Works

  1. A new inbound message is received
  2. Zapier sends a direct message via Slack

What You Need

  • Zapier account
  • Slack account
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Connect Email by Zapier + Slack in Minutes

It's easy to connect Email by Zapier + Slack and requires absolutely zero coding experience—the only limit is your own imagination.

All Triggers & Actions

InstantNew Inbound Email

Triggers when an email is forwarded to your own custom zapiermail.com address.

Invite User To Channel

Invite an existing User to an existing Channel. You must be a member of the channel to invite someone to it.

Send Direct Message

Send a direct message to a user or yourself from the Slackbot. Can also schedule a message for later.

Send Private Channel Message

Post a new message to a private channel you choose. Can also schedule a message for later.

Update Profile

Update basic profile fields such as name or title

Add Reminder

Adds a reminder for yourself or a teammate, just like the /remind slash command.

Send Channel Message

Post a new message to a specific #channel you choose. Can also schedule a message for later.

Create Channel

Creates a new channel.

Set Channel Topic

Sets the topic on a selected channel.

Set Status

Sets your Slack status to the given text and emoji.

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