This handler posts a message in a specific slack channel. This handler is also capable of responding to a message within a specific channel via thread, if the user desires, and possess the message's respective thread id. In order to use this handler, you must first create a Slack application and an API Token (information on how to do this is below).
1) Go to https://api.slack.com 2) Create a New App - Give it a Descriptive name (ie. Kinetic Task Handler) - Register the 'Development Slack Team' as the Team you wish to post to 3) Add the 'send message as user' permission under 'Add features and functionality' > 'Permissions' - Can also create/give permission to 'send message as bot' if you would prefer messages be sent under a separate username 4) Under 'Install your app to your team', click 'Install App' and authorize it 5) Under 'Settings' > 'Install App' (in the navigation bar on the left side of the page), copy the OAuth Access Token from the page and use it for the Handler's token info value
|Channel||Channel for a specific team where you are posting to.|
|Message Text||Text you want to send in a message.|
|Thread Id||If desired, the id of a Slack thread to send the message as a reply to the thread.|
|Thread Id||The id for the thread of the currently created message.|
Slack Send Message (2017-06-28)