How To Paste Excel Table In Slack

Slack is a widely-used messaging application that enables users to interact and exchange files. A particularly convenient feature of Slack is its capability to directly insert an Excel table into a chat. This can be achieved by executing a few straightforward steps.

Step 1: Open Excel

The first step in pasting an Excel table into Slack is to open the Excel file that contains the table you want to share. Once you have opened the file, select the table by clicking and dragging over the cells.

Step 2: Copy the Table

After selecting the table, press Ctrl+C on your keyboard to copy it. This will copy the table to your clipboard, ready to be pasted into Slack.

Step 3: Open Slack

Open Slack and navigate to the channel or direct message where you want to paste the Excel table. Click on the text box at the bottom of the screen and press Ctrl+V on your keyboard to paste the table into the message.

Step 4: Adjust the Table

Once the table has been pasted into Slack, you may need to adjust its size or position. To do this, click and drag on the edges of the table to resize it, or use the arrow keys to move it around the screen.

Step 5: Share the Message

Finally, once you are happy with the position and size of the Excel table in Slack, click on the “Send” button to share the message with your colleagues. They will be able to view the table directly within Slack, without needing to open a separate Excel file.


Pasting an Excel table into Slack is a quick and easy way to share data with your colleagues. By following these simple steps, you can quickly and easily share your Excel tables with others in just a few clicks.