Can't message groups that you cannot mention


(Jay Pfaffman) #1

Continuing the discussion from Split into two settings: "Who can message and @mention this group?":

It seems that in order to be able to message a group you must also have to be able to @mention it. If you cannot @mention a group it won’t be recommended in the auto-complete list of users; you can, however, type the group’s whole name and be able to message the group.

Now that @mention and message are separate settings, it seems like a bug that completion on the message interface works only if you can also @mention the group.


(Jeff Atwood) #2

Possibly, what do you think @tgxworld?


(Sam Saffron) #4

To confirm on meta @team can be messaged and not mentioned per:

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My wonderful sock account can not message meta, cause I can not pick @team when creating a message. Something is coupled incorrectly.


(Alan Tan) #5

Fixed in


Thanks for reporting @pfaffman

cc @nbianca


(Alan Tan) #6

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