Mattermost Channels

Mattermost Channels provide 1:1 and group messaging that features integrated voice/video conferencing, file, image, and link sharing, rich markdown formatting, and a fully searchable message history. Keep all of your team’s communications in one place and remove information and organizational silos.


This Mattermost Channels User Guide is designed for anyone who needs help using Mattermost messaging capabilities.

Access Your Workspace

Work With Messages

Manage Teams, Channels, and Members

  • Create Teams - Create teams to group your organization’s users together.

  • Team Settings - Configure team names, descriptions, icons, and invite settings.

  • Manage Team Members - Invite users to teams, configure user roles, and disable user access.

  • Manage Channels - Create, join, rename, leave, favorite, mute, and archive Channels.

  • Channel Settings - Customize notification, headers, names, and descriptions of Channels.

  • Organize Channels - Organize and navigate Channels.

Customize Channels