We built HipChat for instant communication. HipChat slash commands are a set of time-saving tricks to get the most out of HipChat without reaching for your mouse.
Navigate HipChat, add styling to your text, and edit messages – all with a slash.
All HipChat slash commands take the form: /Command + Text
- Command is the action you want to take
- Text is the new message you want to appear
Slash Commands for Room Actions
Slash Commands for Status Control
You can enter these commands in any chat window to change your availability.
Slash Commands for Message Formatting
Keep your team members on their toes by rendering your messages in style. Or, fix mistakes you made in your last message by replacing words (ah, the relief!).
Code Syntax Highlighting (/code):
Quote Command (/quote):
Fix Spelling Mistakes (s/):
Emote Command (/me):
Slash commands help make work communication simpler and less stressful. With these tools, you can get to your chats faster, style your text, and fix spelling mistakes. Afterall, it’s your chat, and it should work the way you want it to.