Configure the Slack integration

Configure the Slack integration

Install the integration

To start using the Slack integration, you will need to install it in your GitBook library or just on a single space. To do this, follow the steps described in the install an integration section.
Once it is installed, you will need to connect it to your Slack workspace, select the channels to which the integration will be posting the status updates, and tweak other configuration options to your need, to complete the installation by configuring it.

Configure the integration

After installing the integration to your space or GitBook library, you will first need to authorize the Slack integration to connect to your Slack workspace.
Step 1: Authorize the connection
Step 2: Grant the GitBook Slack app access to your workspace
After successful authorization, the GitBook Slack app will be automatically installed in your Slack workspace.
Step 3: Choose a default Slack channel
Step 4: Select configuration options for specific spaces (optional)
To switch to another space and configure its individual configuration options, click the space dropdown at the top right-hand corner and select the specific space: