Authorize Slack in Incident Response

Select a Slack channel and authorize the channel to collaborate with team members.

Before you begin

Role required: Responder, Manager, or Administrator


  1. Log in to Lightstep Incident Response.
  2. On the navigation pane, select Integrations.
    Figure 1. Integrations landing page
    Integrations landing page.
  3. Click the Slack integration card.
    The Slack integration page appears.
    Slack integration page.
  4. Click Authorize.
    The workspace page appears.
    Note: The email id used in Slack must be the same as the one used to create your account with Lightstep Incident Response.
  5. Select your workspace.
    The workspace page appears.
    Select your workspace.
  6. Enter the credentials for workspace and click Continue.
  7. Select the channel name that you want to use to communicate.
    Select the channel that you want to use to communicate.
  8. Click Allow.
    Slack is now integrated with Incident Response.
    Slack is integrated with Incident Response

What to do next

In Slack, navigate to your workspace and try out our Slack commands to collaborate with team members. See Slack commands to work with Incident Response for the list of built-in commands.