How to use Slack Draw on Google Chrome to draw in Slack

Step 1

Open (or install) Google Chrome browser. The plugin only works on Chrome.

Step 2

Login to your Slack group, if you haven’t already.

Step 3

Get Slack Draw on the Chrome web store. Click on “Add to Chrome” button in top right corner.

Step 4

Slack Draw needs to be authorized. Go here https://api.slack.com/docs/oauth-test-tokens.

Step 5

Click on Create token button and then copy the token.

Step 6

Go to Window -> Extensions

Step 7

Then select ‘Options’ from Slack Draw.

Step 8

Paste in the Token you generated then save.

Step 9

Should see the following – click ok.

Step 10

Back in Slack – click on the + then ‘Create a drawing’.

Step 11

Draw an amazing masterpiece like the following. Give it a title and comment if you want. Then click on share at the bottom right.

Step 12

Ta-da and there it is! 😃