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  1. 4,879 votes
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      working on it  ·  324 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Integrate with Windows 10 notification center

      Use Windows 10 notification center for notifications

      1,821 votes
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        49 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        working on it  ·  Warren responded

        This is still being worked upon. Though I don’t have any details I do know the devs are really digging into this one, so I hope to have more information in the near future to share with you all.

        -Warren

      • Use built in notifications for macOS

        Notifications built into the OS (which all apps I've seen use other than Outlook and now Teams) are more functional and allow for more user control. Most importantly, they honor Do Not Disturb settings, which is critical.

        1,682 votes
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          189 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          working on it  ·  Warren responded

          This request is still actively being worked upon, but no new details are available.

          -Warren

        • Follow and unfollow conversation thread

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          This idea is not new. Currently we have a lot of unnecessary notifications and i believe we need flexible options to either get rid of them or setup banner/alert. And we already got "Follow channel" option in the latest update:
          https://microsoftteams.uservoice.com/forums/555103-public/suggestions/16925461-allow-different-notifications-options-on-teams-and

          I think we should go forward and improve conversation/thread notifications.It's very annoying when you replied to the conversation and then it becomes spamming. You have no option to unfollow this conversation and keep receiving notifications. From the other hand, there are conversations where you either not mentioned directly by @ tag or not replied yet but want to…

          891 votes
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            48 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            working on it  ·  Warren responded

            The feature team is still working away on this feature request. No new updates at this time.
            -Warren

          • Mute a channel - (Mute Chat is complete)

            I'd love to keep groups/channels in my list, but mute a channel so I don't get those. I get notified whenever some tags a channel eg @General, it's super distracting!

            Also would like the possibility to mute a group chat, so no sound or mobile notification should be received for a user that chooses to mute some group chat.

            718 votes
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              110 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              working on it  ·  Warren responded

              Mute a channel is still being worked upon. The team is still hard at work on this item. No updates at this time.

              -Warren

            • Browser/OS independent desktop notifications using HTML5

              Not sure about the desktop clients because there isn't one available for my operating system. However, the web app is essentially unfit for purpose because I can't tell when anyone is trying to contact me unless I sit there, constantly staring at the app.

              322 votes
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                44 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                This is still being worked upon and making good progress! Stay tuned for additional updates.

                -Warren

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