Easily start a video or audio meeting right from within a Slack chat conversation. You do not need to revert to your email or calendar tools to arrange a video call. Type /lifesize and connect right from a hyperlink within your chat conversation.
Availability: This feature is available to all Lifesize subscription tiers.
Add Slack integration
- Log in to your Lifesize admin console.
- Go to Acoount Settings and then scroll down to the Chat Integration section.
- Click Add to Slack.
- The Lifesize for Slack page displays. Sign in to the Slack team in which you want to install the integration.
- Click Authorize.
Start a meeting
Type /lifesize in chat window within a Slack channel to start a Lifesize meeting. If a Lifesize meeting room with the same name as your Slack channel exists, the link for that meeting displays. If a Lifesize meeting room does not exist, a new meeting room with that name is created. Click one of the links displayed to join the meeting from either the Lifesize web app or the desktop client.
Note: Newly created meetings count as part of your Lifesize subscription entitlement.
Join an existing meeting
Type /lifesize join and enter the Lifesize meeting name or extension. Click one of the links displayed to join the meeting from either the Lifesize web app or the desktop client.
Watch the following video for more information on using Slack with the Lifesize app.