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Slack Developer Tools

Utilities for building great Slack apps.

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Get quick access to our API docs right inside of Slack.

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Inspect messages

Investigate the structure of channel messages and see how interactive messages are constructed in code.

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Usage

Slash Commands

/sdt docs [method name]

Get a brief overview of the given method, powered by our OpenAPI spec

        /sdt docs chat.postMessage
      

/sdt test_webhook [webhook url]

Send a test payload to a Slack webhook URL

        /sdt test_webhook https://hooks.slack.com/commands/...
      

/sdt status

Returns information on the current health of the Slack product

        /sdt status
      

/sdt help

Get a list of commands you can run on Slack Developer Tools

        /sdt help
      

Actions

Inspect

Get the JSON payload that defines this message, similar to what you would get from the conversations.replies API method.