A Slack connection is configured via the Slack connector to establish access to a webhook on the Slack application.
Once a connection is established, you can configure one or more Slack activities associated with that connection to
use as a target within an operation.
Creating or Editing a Slack Connection
From the design canvas, open the Connectivity tab of the design component palette:
To configure a new Slack connection, within the Connectors filter, click the Slack connector block:
To configure an existing Slack connection, within the Endpoints filter, double-click the Slack connection block:
This will open a configuration screen for the Slack connection, covered next.
Configuring a Slack Connection
Configuration of a Slack connection includes these fields:
TIP: Fields with a variable icon support using global variables,
project variables, and Jitterbit variables. Begin typing an open square bracket [ into the field or click the
variable icon to display existing variables to choose from.
Endpoint Name: Enter a name to use to identify the Slack connection. The name must be unique for each Slack
connection and must not contain forward slashes (/) or colons (:).
URL of Webhook: Enter the Slack application webhook URL that you previously saved. See Slack
Test: Click this button to verify the connection. The server will check only that the specified URL can make a
Save Changes: Click this button to save and close the connection configuration.
Discard Changes: After making changes to a new or existing configuration, click Discard Changes to close
the configuration without saving. A message will ask you to confirm that you want to discard changes.