Knowledge Base

Documentation on how to translate software with POEditor

These are the steps to connect the localization management platform POEditor to your Slack account:

Go to the Account Settings > Integrations page in your POEditor account, click on Slack, and then click on Connect.

Slack Integration Page - POEditor localization tool

On Slack's authorization page, pick where you want to receive the notifications regarding your localization projects, then authorize the POEditor localization app.

Slack authorization page - POEditor localization tool

Optionally, you can send a test to see if the Slack integration works.

Supported events

At the moment, the Slack integration sends a notification when:

  • a project was created/deleted
  • a language was added/completed/deleted/proofread
  • strings were imported
  • a contributor was added/removed/joined the project
  • a comment was added
  • AT characters were used
  • a translation order was completed
  • translations were flushed from a languages
  • all terms and translations were flushed from the project
  • translations were updated via API
  • a term was manually added in the UI
  • terms were added via API
  • terms were synced via API
  • new terms were added (regardless of how)
  • the string limit was reached
  • the subscription renewal failed

Slack notifications (Slack channel) - POEditor Localization Tool

Note: The integrations page is only accessible to project owners, because all integrations are done on an account level.