Slack offers this great functionality that a Slackbot can react to some specific words or expressions on public channels or DM to oneself.

Yet, you cannot input text that is multiline like we would do with \n.

Is there any way to handle this?

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It looks like this has been added.

Setting the response to f\nu\nn would result in:

vertical fun


Actually, this is a scoped feature but not released yet as described in this thread:


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