Build your timeline

Last update: March 15, 2021

Overview

There are three ways to easily add events to your incident timeline within Rootly.

  • Manually within Rootly.
  • Via Slack.
  • Via API.
Web Interface

Add events to the timeline is meant to be as simple as possible. Simply click the "Add event' button in your incident page to start the process.

Markdown syntax is supported in your event description.

Slack

Install our Slack Integration and use within an Incident channel:

/rootly add event <note>

Or by clicking the hamburger icon on any message in the incident channel:

API

Creating an event through API is also an option and more documentation available at: https://rootly.io/docs/api-integration

Email

Using our Email integration, you can respond to an incident email and we will add it to your timeline.

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