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Questions tagged [slack]

For questions about Slack, the cloud-based collaboration tool.

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Verify autofs is not enabled in Slackware 14.2 - Disabling Automount [on hold]

I want to disable automounting in Slackware. With this goal I want to verify if autofs is enabled. Below are the commands that I saw which is applicable in other Linux Distributions : chkconfig --...
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Broken fonts for code formatting blocks in slack and chrome in Ubuntu 18.04

After I changed some fonts in tweaks-tool, in some programs (Slack, Chrome) font formatting for blocks of code became broken. I tried to restore defaults, but fonts in code blocks still ugly. How it ...
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Grub Boot Loader Error Occured when Ubuntu and SlackWare is Installed

I have a PC which has a pre-installed Ubuntu 18 OS. On the free partition I have installed Slackware 14.2 successfully. After that I have decided to install GRUB, using the commands below: chroot /...
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Slack shows opened links to browser as another slack instance in task bar

If I open a link sent to me on Slack, the new browser window opened shows up as 'another' Slack window. Is there any way to have it correctly group the new browser window with the existing browser ...
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Skype and slack restart Ubuntu 18.10

i install skype and slack when i open slack or skype automatically restart my lap my ram is 6GB slack version:3.3.3 skype version:8.34.0.78 i need Skype but in Skype web slow any suggestion?
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Apps crashing on my Desktop

Any time I open VS Code or Slack on my Ubuntu Desktop I get kicked to the login screen. When I log in it is as if I rebooted, nothing is open. They work on my laptop installation however I cant get to ...
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Slack desktop client with socks proxy

How can I configure slack desktop client to use a socks proxy?
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Slack 3.3.3 crash on Ubuntu 18.10

I have installed the latest Slack 3.3.3 from the official website. Downloaded the deb package, but when i start it, it simply crash and nothing happens. It was working fine on Ubuntu 18.04. Is there a ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 Slack not working

I've updated to Ubuntu 18.10 yesterday. Now I can't find a version of Slack which isn't crashing. Tried the version from snap and also the download from the site. Has someone found a working version?
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Slack icon not visible in top right corner in ubuntu

When I restart the Ubuntu system, slack application is not visible in the top right corner. How to solve that?
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ubuntu 18.04 unexpected logoff when launch latest version of Slack (installed via software center)

I have installed and reinstalled Slack (using Software app). When I launch it - Ubuntu unexpectly closing (I see black screen for few seconds with characters @@), then login sceeen appear. I do login ...
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Opening Slack logs my user out of ubuntu

As soon as I start slack app(snap) I get logged out of my user in Ubuntu 18.04. I will provide more info if I can check things before it logs me out. Can you please suggest how I check for some logs ...
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slack edit message shortcut

In slack the "edit last message" shortcut is supposed to be ↑ (up arrow). When I hit it the last message is populated in the message field, but when I hit Enter after editing it shows up as a ...
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Slack misses tray indicator

I have a fresh installation of Ubuntu 18.04, I installed Slack but it doesn't show any icon in the tray indicator: ▶ snap info slack name: slack summary: Team communication for the 21st ...
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Slack and Ubuntu 18.04 - Where is the zoom?

I've installed latest Slack on Ubuntu 18.04. Previously I could go to Preferences -> Accessibility and select zoom level of the font in the chat, but I can't see it anymore. Where has it gone?
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Slack not openned when click on the notification

Slack app does not open automatically when I clicked on the notification . Is it a slack issue ? Am I need to install anything for notification?
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Slack icon missing from top right corner in Ubuntu 16.04

Slack icon is missing and shows this icon in its place. Can someone help me out here?
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS app store not working

When I try to download any application from the App store, it shows an error. I think the last update did that. Before that update it was working good. Error : Snapd return status code 400 : Bad ...
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Software not showing up in “activities” [duplicate]

I've installed a couple of apps (Slack and Spotify) from "Software" and while they run fine the first time, they don't show up in search when I go to "Activities" so I can't launch them except by ...
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Screensharing (Slack, Hangouts) Blank Screen & Cursor On Ubuntu 17.10 (Wayland) [duplicate]

I've been using 17.10 with the default Desktop (Gnome/Wayland) for about a week and is running very smoothly except for one thing: I no longer can share my screen with the Slack Linux app or with ...
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Slack calls do not connect

My Slack calls do not work. I can conduct the call and the "connecting" pop up simply stays as connecting and my partner never connects with me (i.e. the circle progress animation never stops spinning)...
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Slack flickering and Rendering issue

We have graphical glitches on slack client on our Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS like screen flickering and rendering issues. We have Tried to disable acceleration and resize slack window but it does not work on ...
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How to install slack desktop 2.6.3 on Ubuntu 14.04.05 LTS?

My issue was that even after I downloaded slack, and I did: cd ~/Downloads dpkg -i slack-desktop-2.6.3-amd64.deb I got errors about missing libappindicator1. So I do the next logical thing right? ...
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Voice calls in Slack Desktop stopped working

I'm curious if someone still can make voice calls from Slack's desktop client from Ubuntu 14.04? And if so what did you do to make them working? Although, voice call from the same machine via Chromium ...
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Slack desktop client on 16.04 behind proxy server

I am trying to use the Slack desktop client for Ubuntu 16.04 behind a Websense Content Gateway (WCG) proxy. It will not connect. Notes: Windows workstations work with Slack client for Windows ...
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Slack as a Gnome Web Web-Application keeps asking for permission to show desktop notifications

I'm using Gnome Web (web browser) to run slack as a web application so that I can search for it as an app in the Ubuntu Gnome activities screen. This works well but everytime I start the Web App I get ...