As a user of Plek it is possible to tag other Plek users in a message or in a reaction. This is useful if you want to draw someone's attention to the message: since the concerning person gets a notification of your tag. In this way, it is possible to ask someone a specific question about an uploaded message in Plek. Everything in one place, visible for the right persons.
Tagging with ‘@’
If you want to tag someone, take the following steps:
- First, create a New Message (or edit an existing message). Or upload a reaction to an existing message.
- Type (or edit) your message or reaction.
- Type in the content field the @.
Now a dropdown list of names which you can tag in the message appears. Only the people who are a member of the group or channel in which the message is going to be placed can be tagged.
- Select one of these names.
You can tag as many people as you wish by following steps 2 and 3.
People that you tagged, receive a notification per email or in the app. They see the app notification if they are logged into Plek. Pay attention: the notification setting can be changed by everyone at Plek. If someone gets a notification of your tag, it depends on the notification settings of the concerning person.
Below is a short video where we go through the steps.
You can tag multiple persons in a message or a reaction. This makes it possible to draw the attention of multiple persons.