Lilt can integrate with Slack so that localization managers, project managers, translators, and reviewers can all coordinate and communicate together. Localization teams use both tools today to quickly share updates, style guides, ask translation questions, and more.
This article describes:
- How to integrate Lilt and Slack
- Connecting Lilt Projects and Slack Channels
- Leaving comments in Lilt and Slack
How to integrate Lilt and Slack
- Sign in to Lilt. From your profile in the main menu, select Account > Integrations > Slack
- You will be taken to Slack to authorize Lilt with your desired Slack workspace.
Connecting Lilt Projects and Slack Channels
Slack Channels can be associated to both new and existing Projects.
When creating a new Project, you can assign a Slack Channel to that Project by clicking on the Select Slack Channel button, and then selecting the desired Slack Channel
To assign a Slack Channel to an existing Project, select the more details "i" button, and then selecting the desired Slack Channel on the right.
Leaving comments in Lilt and Slack
Once a Project has been connected to a Slack Channel, comments in Lilt will automatically be sent to Slack. The comment will include:
- Project Name
- Document Name
- Segment Number
Each item is a link in Slack that will take you back to the corresponding Project, Document, or Segment in Lilt.
To respond to comments, you can either leave a comment back in Lilt, or select from a set of default responses in Slack, which will be sent back to Lilt.
This KB Article describes more on Comments in Lilt.