Channels are contained inside of teams. Channels are where conversations take place. You can use the default channel that will be in every team, but you may want to create several other channels to organize topics. This video explores how to create channels.
- [Male Instructor] Even after you've created a team…you still need one more level of organization…before you can start a conversation.…That's because conversations are organized…in something called a channel.…Think of it this way, you'll be talking about…many different topics with your teammates…within a specific team.…It would be confusing if somebody replied…to a question about scheduling when you're in the middle…of a meeting about a website redesign.…So within each team you can…organize different topics into channels.…
So I can see the team that I created here in this list.…Remember we're on the team's category…so I can see a list of all of my teams.…So far I only have one team.…What I want to do is click on the little triangle next…to the name of the team which opens it up…and shows a little bit more information.…What I see listed here underneath the team is a channel.…I have one channel called general.…If, for some reason, you don't want to worry about…setting up multiple channels you can just…use the general channel and then put it out of your mind.…
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- Touring the interface
- Creating teams and adding members
- Sending, receiving, editing, and deleting messages
- Using chats for private messages
- Managing and deleting teams, channels, and team members
- Scheduling a meeting and inviting attendees
- Sharing files
- Customizing channel tabs
- Using bots to add extra functionality
- Adjusting user settings
- Accessing administrator settings
- Using the mobile app for iOS and Android