How To Change Your Password On Slack
Last Updated: October 5, 2021
Did you forget the password to your account on Slack? Or do you want to update your sign-in credentials for more security? In any case, you can request to reset your password on the app. As long as you have access to your email, you can do so any time you want. Follow our guide below, and we’ll show you how to change your password on Slack.
Although you can sign in to Slack without a password, having one gives more protection to your account. It also gives you more options when signing in to your workspace.
To make sure that your account and data are secure, it is a good idea to update your password from time to time. In this way, you can prevent other people from accessing your account.
If that’s the case for you or you forgot your password on Slack, don’t worry since we’re here to help you. All you have to do is follow us on our guide below.
Without further ado, let’s get started.
How to reset your password on Slack
If you want to regain access to your Slack workspace or do a routine update of your sign-in credentials, you can change your password on the app. If you don’t remember your password, you can request a one-time code that you’ll receive through email to access the app.
We’ll help you change or add a password to Slack whether you have access to your workspace or not. Follow our step-by-step tutorials below, and we’ll show you what to do.
Signing in without a password on Slack
Slack allows its users to sign in as long as they have access to their email. So even though you forgot your password, you can sign in to your workspace with a one-time code and request a reset password afterward.
- Using your preferred web browser, visit https://slack.com/signin.
- Enter the email associated with your account and click the “Sign In with Email” button.
- Check your inbox, enter the one-time code on the sign-in page, and select one of your workspaces.
After signing in to your workspace, you can navigate to your Account Settings to reset your password on the app. Follow our next guide below to learn how.
Adding or resetting a password on Slack
- Inside your workspace, click your profile icon on the top right side of the screen and select Profile from the menu.
- Click More (three dots icon) and select Account Settings.
- Beside the Password section, click “expand” and select the “Reset your password by email” button.
- Check your inbox for the email from Slack and click “Choose a New Password” within the message.
- Enter your new password, retype it, and click the green “Change My Password” button.
Note: You can’t reuse a previous password you used on your account.
If you remember your password, there’s no need to go all through these troubles. You can update your current password on your Account Settings without sending a reset link through email.
As you can see, you’ll need access to your email associated with your account to reset your password on Slack. If that’s possible for your case, you can ask an admin or owner to change the password linked to your account.
If you think that you didn’t receive the password reset email, check all the folders in your inbox. It might be on your Promotions, Junk, or Spam.
To wrap it all up
Now that you know how to change your password on Slack, you can update your sign-in credentials whenever you want. Always remember that you can sign in to your workspace as long as you have access to the email address associated with your account.
If you want to change your email, you can do so from your Account Settings. You can also ask an admin or the owner of your workspace to do it for you.
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