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How To Request A New Task from within Slack

This feature is only available to ACCELERATE & SCALE plan members.
If you'd like it enabled on your account please upgrade then follow the configuration guide here.

If you've integrated your Automation Agency account with your Slack account you can quickly and easily create new task requests without leaving slack.

Option 1: Direct Message Alvin

Step 1. Open a DM with @Alvin   (

Step 1a. We recommend you favourite Alvin so he's always easy to access

Step 2. Type "new task" or "create task"

Step 3. Pick the Type of Hero you need (aka Task Type) and click Next

Step 4. Type out the Summary and Task Description

Step 5. Once ready to send the task click "Send"

Step 6. If the task was successful Alvin will post a link to the task in the DM channel

Step 7. If you wish to upgrade the task to Priority click on "Yes, Please!"

Option 2: Tag Alvin From Within A Channel

Step 1. Invite @Alvin to a public or private channel

Step 2. Type "@alvin new task" or "@alvin create task"

Step 3. Follow the steps as above from Step 3.

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