How To Enable Slack Canvas

Slack Canvas is a powerful tool that allows you to create and share visual content with your team. It’s easy to use and can help you communicate more effectively. In this article, we’ll show you how to enable Slack Canvas for your team.

Step 1: Log in to Slack

To start using Slack Canvas, you need to log in to your Slack account. If you don’t have an account yet, you can sign up for free at

Step 2: Create a new workspace

Once you’re logged in, you’ll need to create a new workspace if you haven’t already. Click on the “Create Workspace” button and follow the prompts to set up your new workspace.

Step 3: Invite team members

Now that you have a workspace, it’s time to invite your team members. Click on the “Invite People” button and enter their email addresses. They will receive an invitation to join your workspace.

Step 4: Enable Slack Canvas

To enable Slack Canvas, click on the three horizontal lines in the top left corner of the screen and select “Settings.” From there, click on “Apps” and then “Manage Apps.” Scroll down until you see “Slack Canvas” and click on it. Click on the “Install” button to enable Slack Canvas for your workspace.

Step 5: Start using Slack Canvas

Once you’ve enabled Slack Canvas, you can start creating and sharing visual content with your team. Click on the “Create” button in the top right corner of the screen and select “Slack Canvas.” From there, you can create a new canvas or import an existing one. You can add images, text, and other elements to your canvas to make it more engaging.


Enabling Slack Canvas is easy and can help you communicate more effectively with your team. By following these simple steps, you’ll be able to start using Slack Canvas in no time. Remember to experiment with different elements and styles to create engaging content that resonates with your team.