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Getting Channel To Display Bold when a new message arrives

Hey there,

I am posting a message to another channel when a message appears in a test channel for now.  Seeing I cannot get the team mentions to work I am leveraging this for now.  My issue is when the message is posted in the other channel the name doesn't go bold to show there is a new message in there.

 

Here is my flow.

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Re: Getting Channel To Display Bold when a new message arrives

Hi @stevenls ,

 

Yes, I'm afraid that the function to mention the channel in a post is not supported in Microsoft flow currently and there is no any way to change it to bold currently.

 

Best regards,

Alice   

Community Support Team _ Alice Zhang
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Helper I
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Re: Getting Channel To Display Bold when a new message arrives

Ignore Variable 3 - that is my weak attempt of trying to set up a mention for a channel.

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Re: Getting Channel To Display Bold when a new message arrives

Hi @stevenls ,

 

Could you please take a try with syntax as below to mention a person or a group?

<at>name@example.com</at>

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Best regards,

Alice   

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Helper I
Helper I

Re: Getting Channel To Display Bold when a new message arrives

In this instance there is no way I know of to mention a channel in the post.  It is purely just sending a message to the Channel - it just doesn't change the name to bold when a new message arrives.

 

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Re: Getting Channel To Display Bold when a new message arrives

Hi @stevenls ,

 

Yes, I'm afraid that the function to mention the channel in a post is not supported in Microsoft flow currently and there is no any way to change it to bold currently.

 

Best regards,

Alice   

Community Support Team _ Alice Zhang
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Helper I
Helper I

Re: Getting Channel To Display Bold when a new message arrives

oh no.. that sinks my whole workflow I am trying to introduce into the mix.

 

Thanks (I think)   🙂

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