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Searching for Workfront Items from Slack

You can search for Workfront items from Slack, if your instance of Slack has had the Workfront add-in installed. 

For more information about configuring Workfront with Slack, see "Configuring the Workfront Add-In for Slack."

To search for Workfront items from Slack:

  1. Log in to your Slack instance and log in to Workfront from Slack.
    For more information about logging in to Workfront from Slack, see the "Logging In to Workfront from Slack" section in "Accessing Workfront from Slack."
  2. From any channel, start typing either of the following commands in the message field: 
    /workfront search <keyword>
    Or
    /wf search <keyword>
    NOTE Commands are case sensitive. The keyword is not case sensitive and it must be entered without brackets or quotation marks.

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  3. Select an object type from the following:
    • Project
    • Task 
    • Issue
    • Report
    • People
    • Template
    • Document
    • Portfolio
    • Program
    • Dashboard
    • Company
    • Note 
      You can only select one object type at a time.
      A list of items that match the search criteria displays.
  4. Click the name of an item to open it in Workfront in a new browser tab.