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Mentions @UsersName in comments

Most likely you already know mentions from social sites such as Facebook or Instagram. In Freelo it works the same way.

In a comment you can mention another user when using @UsersName and he/she gets one time notification. There is no need to assign the task to someone. Just notify user who you need a one time reaction.

How to mention a user

In the text editor in a discussion type “@“ and start typing user’s name. Appears list of users and just select one of them.

Mention the whole team

You can mention all users invited to particular project at once. Use mention @project and all invited users get one time notification.

How to use mentions in discussions.
How to use mentions in discussions.

Mentions are in all discussions – tasks, subtasks, notes and files.

Example of discussion with mention.
Example of discussion with mention.

One-time notification

In case you mention a user or all project members, they receive one time notification automatically. In Freelo the notification center shows alert Mentioned you.

Example of the mention notification in Freelo.
Example of the mention notification in Freelo.

E-mail notification

E-mail notification about new mention is possible as well. In Settings > E-mail notifications, check option Send me e-mail as soon as someone mentions me in a discussion.

Updated on 21.10.2021

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