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  1. Unread posts in the API

    I want to use the API to check if I have unread posts, but it doesn't seem the API contains such a counter. It contains a msg_count and a mention_cout, but not the counter I want.
    There is still a possible hack:
    For each channel in a team:

        * Get the timestamp of the last visit
    
    * Get the posts created after that timestamp
    * Count them

    Besides the fact that it's insanely complex compared to a simple yet handy counter in the API, it involves that we have to fetch the content of all the unread posts, which…

    23 votes
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  2. 202 votes
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  3. view or copy source of a message

    It would be really useful to reuse markdown messages.

    Currently, Users can see raw message only when markdown is disabled.
    And they can only copy their own messages.

    21 votes
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  4. 28 votes
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  5. Create a "already used tags" drop down menu when typing # , based on the already used hashtags

    To preserve or moderate a given thread , theme or channel, tagging them makes the search much easier afterwards. But to make sure, that the given hashtags will be the same (tag cloud?), by typing # a dropdown should show up with already used tags. Behavior could be the same lile with @ or :(for smileys!).

    134 votes
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  6. Create a wizz button, like the old MSN chat

    Like the old school MSN chat, it will be nice to add a wizz button or slash command or something else ... ?, meaning we need you to pay more attention to our post, that could be triggered a move on the windows for desktop app, and/or a new notification message.

    21 votes
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  7. Let admins allow anonymous posts / anonymous channels

    A setting that allows users to make anonymous posts. Or that forces all posts in a given channel to be anonymous.

    On a trusted server, this gives users a safe place to make anonymous statements.

    Similar to the "Anonymous posting" feature of Discourse: https://www.discourse.org/about/

    > Enable anonymous posting mode and your users can easily switch to anonymous mode to post about controversial, dangerous, or political issues without fear.

    36 votes
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  8. Create an ARM build pathway

    Right now there's no approved way to do mattermost on ARM. I think ti'd be a great idea to fix that, and I'm working on fixing it myself. If I get a definitive result, I will post it in the regular forums and/or submit a pull request.

    223 votes
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  9. Order DM and Members list by online indicator


    1. Member list (popup box) in the header

    2. Direct Messages list


    3. If you can change order by in this lists to order first by online status, then second by name, then it could be more useful.


    5 votes
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  10. FreeBSD support

    It would be great it mattermost is supported in FreeBSD.
    I think in order to support more OS, specially BSD unixes, mattermost should not depend from Docker.
    For instance Docker doesn't well supported on FreeBSD.

    172 votes
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  11. should implement an admin interface to the System Console to make the server auto update to the latest MM release

    It would be great to make admins life easier to develop an auto admin function to Mattermost that on click downloads, installs and updates the given installation, so the admin doesn't need terminal or root access anymore. Especially renewing the config (put the existing entries in the new/extended config) would be helpful.

    146 votes
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  12. Assign User to incoming Webhooks

    Hey,
    we run Mattermost and have some webhooks set up for Taiga ( https://taiga.io ). We created a User "Taiga-Bot" for our webhooks.

    Right now the webhook is always assigned to the user that created given webhook.

    I'd like to have an option to assign already created/new webhooks to any user as long that I'm logged in with a sysAdmin account.

    15 votes
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  13. 22 votes
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  14. Option to disable user "Access History"

    Mattermost seems to log all user IP as a default.
    Maybe it would be a nice option to opt-out per user or system wide the logging of all IP addresses.

    4 votes
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  15. way to turn off emoticons?

    from https://github.com/mattermost/platform/issues/1982, Skype etc. allow you to turn off emoticons, so that you get the raw text input instead of the converted smiley face. Not everyone appreciates chat filled with emoji, so it'd be a nice feature to have emoticon rendering a setting people can turn on or off (note that this is about MM-conversion of one an ASCII sequence into an emoticon. If someone types an actual unicode emoji, then that's what they intended to type. But if someone types a colon, a dash, and a closing parenthesis, they did not type a smiley icon, and not everyone…

    119 votes
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  16. Better /me command style

    /me command has very poor style distinction. It only uses italics but it is enclosed in a dialog balloon as any other message.

    It is more distinguishable, for example, when the system balloon tells join/leave actions in 3rd person. I think something like that would be more accurate for the /me command.

    8 votes
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  17. 122 votes
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  18. Place to enter Google Analytics or Piwik stats tracking code

    Ability to add in footer some tracking code from Google Analytics or Piwik stats

    20 votes
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  19. Enable integration on all teams

    We host multiple teams that need the same slash command. It would be pretty useful to be able to setup the integration once for all the teams.

    15 votes
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  20. Implement changing channel ownership

    There is currently no method for changing the owner of a channel.


    • A channel owner should be able to assign ownership of their channel to another user

    • Team admins and System Admins should be able to assign ownership of any channel to another user

    44 votes
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