How To Link Slack To Outlook Calendar

Do you find it tedious to constantly switch between apps in order to handle your schedule? Would you like to merge your Outlook Calendar with Slack for a more streamlined workflow? If you responded positively to either of these inquiries, you have landed in the right spot! This post will walk you through the steps of linking your Slack account to your Outlook Calendar in a step-by-step manner.

Why Link Slack to Outlook Calendar?

By connecting Slack with your Outlook Calendar, you can streamline your scheduling process and improve your productivity. This integration allows you to see calendar events in Slack, automatically change your Slack status based on calendar events, and respond to meeting invitations directly from Slack.

Steps to Link Slack to Outlook Calendar

1. Download and Install the Outlook Calendar app

The first step is to add the Outlook Calendar app to your Slack. To do this, you need to go to the Slack App Directory and search for the “Outlook Calendar.”

2. Install the App

Once you have found the app, click on the ‘Add to Slack’ button. This will take you to a new page where you need to authorize the app by clicking on the ‘Authorize’ button.

3. Connect your Calendar

After the app has been added, you need to link your calendar. Click on the ‘Connect your Calendar’ button and then sign in to your Outlook account. After you’re signed in, you need to grant the app permission by clicking ‘Yes’ or ‘Allow’.

4. Configuration

Once your calendar is connected, you can configure the settings according to your preferences. For instance, you can choose whether you want to receive reminders for events, automatically sync your status, or respond to invitations from Slack.


Integrating Slack and Outlook Calendar can save you time, reduce stress, and help you stay organized. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you can easily link these two powerful tools and enhance your productivity.