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Google DocsNew Document
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SlackSend Channel Message

Get notified of new Google Documents or alert Slack teammates by having Zapier automatically send a message in Slack when a new document is created. Once this Google Docs Slack integration is activated, this Zap will send a message for each new Google Document that is created into Slack channel you specify.

How It Works

  1. A new document is created in Google Docs
  2. Zapier automation sends a message in Slack

What You Need

  • Google Docs account
  • Slack account

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When this happens...
then do this!
Google Docs
New Document in Folder

Triggers when a new document is added to a specific folder (but not its subfolders).

Google Docs
Create Document from Text

Create a new document from text. Also supports sending formatted HTML.

Google Docs
New Document

Triggers when a new document is added (inside any folder).

Google Docs
Upload Document

Copy an already-existing file from another service to Docs. Will convert the file to Google Doc format if possible.

Slack
New Starred Message

Triggers when you star a message.

Google Docs
Append Text to Document

Appends text to an existing document.

Slack
New Message Posted to Channel

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

Slack
Send Direct Message

Send a direct message to a user or yourself from the Slackbot.

Slack
New Public Message Posted Anywhere

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

Slack
Send Channel Message

Post a new message to a specific #channel you choose.

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Google Docs is an online word processor that lets you create and format text documents. Collaboratively edit documents with other people in real time. We also support Google Sheets!

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