Dereham Photographic Club

THE CLUB FOR PHOTOGRAPHIC ENTHUSIASTS

Communicating with Slack

At Dereham Photographic Club we've been using Slack to keep in touch. It's a simple messaging app available for PC's, Mac's and mobile devices. Club members are regularly chatting, getting help, sharing ideas, posting images and organising days out!

To get started simply follow the steps below.

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Step 1 Click the Sign Up button.

Step 2 Enter your email address and click the "Verify email" button.

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Step 3 Check your email and click the "Confirm Email" button. If you can't find the email, remember to check your spam folder.

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Step 4 Enter your name and create a password then choose if you'd like to receive emails from Slack and click "Create Account".

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Step 5 Enjoy Slack!

Slack will open in your browser and you'll be able to see previous conversations and send messages.

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Signing in

Workspace Name: derehamphotographic.slack.com

If you sign out of Slack in the browser or download the app, it may ask for a workspace name when signing in. Just type in derehamphotographic then enter your email and password.

Alternatively, click the "Open Slack" button.

Get the App

You can use Slack directly in a web browser or get the app using the following links.

The app may ask you for a workspace name when signing in. It's derehamphotographic.slack.com

Windows: https://slack.com/intl/en-gb/downloads/windows
Mac: https://slack.com/intl/en-gb/downloads/mac
Linux: https://slack.com/intl/en-gb/downloads/linux
iOS: https://slack.com/intl/en-gb/downloads/ios
Android: https://slack.com/intl/en-gb/downloads/android

More information

If you'd like to know more about what Slack can do, check out it's features

https://slack.com/intl/en-gb/features

They have a great intro video on YouTube. Slack is designed for the workplace so they mention 'teams' and 'work' a lot but it can be used for anything.

https://youtu.be/9RJZMSsH7-g

I’d recommend watching this video too, it shares more details about how to write messages or add a reaction to a message.

https://youtu.be/JsX8V4hzENo