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  1. Delete channels

    Hello,

    I would like to have the possibility that channels whether private or public can be permanently deleted by system administrators.
    So you can save resources in the database and keep a better overview of the remaining channels.

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  2. Highlight everything you missed when clicking on channel

    When you click on a channel with unread messages, everything you missed is highlighted.

    6 votes
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  3. add keyboard shortcut to jump to last message in the channel

    When switching to a channel after a long hiatus, it is common to have many unread messages in it. Often, old messages are not very important any more, and the user wants to immedately scroll to the end of the list, and maybe from there check the last 2-3 pages (or days) of messages.
    This is commonly done with the CTRL+END shortcut on windows.

    Note: it seems that a hackish workaround is currently to switch to the channel, switch to another channel, and then come back. The second switch marks all old messages as read, and the 3rd will position…

    4 votes
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  4. Audio Volume Control

    I've found that the volume level for notifications in the app can quite loud compared to other apps. Is it possible to add some internal setting that allows for scaling the volume of notifications?

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  5. Don't cover message text with the hover toolbar buttons

    When I point at a message, a group of about 4 icons appears at the top right of the message. My annoyance is that this icon group covers part of the text of the message I'm trying to read. Please reposition this button group so that it does not obscure the text.

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  6. Allow a user list in the right-hand side bar

    The right hand sidebar for the Mattermost client seems to only support searching. Many chat-apps like Slack, Discord, and others include a list of users in the current channel in a sidebar that can be displayed at all times. I think this would be a great feature!

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  7. Get alerted when the status of another user changes

    I would like to get alerted when another user comes online.

    In the proprietary messaging application that is also used in our organization, this feature is available as a right-click menu item labeled "Tag for Status Change Alerts", i.e. you can switch on/off alerts per user. I have always found it very useful so it would be a nice addition to Mattermost.

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  8. Enable Notifications when Mattermost is not Visible to the User

    If a chat is selected when the desktop app is not visible or minimized, the user will not receive notifications for any new messages sent within the chat.

    For example, If I am talking to Bob, then I shrink the desktop app with his name still selected in the left hand pane, or I open a new window and cannot see the Mattermost app, it wont notify me of a new message from Bob unless I make sure to click on a different chat window with someone else prior to moving my attention away from Mattermost.

    I understand we wouldnt…

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  9. Make desktop app take focus when notifications pop up.

    Have an option in the notification settings to allow the app to take focus of the desktop. I am getting push back that notifications are not obvious enough, especially for people who were away from their desk for a bit. This is causing urgent messages to be missed. They are used to our previous solution that did take focus when there was a new message and made it next to impossible to not notice.

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  10. Support Protobuf Syntax

    It would be nice to have Protocol Buffers syntax highlighting as this is a very widely used format, used by gRPC and others.

    https://developers.google.com/protocol-buffers/docs/proto3

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  11. Add spotlight search integration

    It would be useful to integrate with Spotlight Search on OS-X so that I can search in one place among local files, emails, MM messages, etc.

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  12. memorize login

    I installed last v4.3.2 mattermost-desktop on my Ubuntu 18 laptop. I didn't find any solution to memorize my logins, so each morning, I have to enter it.
    Bertrand

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  13. Add filter to show only channels with unread messages (or recent activity)

    I like Mattermost but frequently the list of collaborators gets long and I have to scroll between active chats.

    I think a filter feature would be useful to show only certain chats, e.g.
    - channels with unread messages
    - filter by text

    Combined with "pinned channels" this would help to focus on the active stuff even without giving Mattermost an entire (large) screen.

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  14. Allow me to customize my ignore mentions list for notifications

    Currently we can set notifications to Ignore mentions for @channel, @here and @all. I would like to customize that list, much like the opposite of the user settings for triggering mentions.

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  15. Option to setup the ping warning before sending @here or @channe

    I'm getting an annoying warning every time I send an @here message to my team. Could you please make this configurable?

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  16. Option to allow hiding the server tabs bar

    I would love to be able to hide the top server tabs bar on my single-server setup. Lots of wasted space when I don't have any other servers. I like to have the window fairly small, sort of old-school instant-messaging style, and when I do, 5% of the height of the window is taken up by the tabs bar (yes, I'm that kind of person where I measured the height of my window in pixels and the height of the tabs bar using GIMP).

    Even if I were connected to other servers, I could switch servers using a keyboard shortcut…

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  17. Adding mattermost to the share menu on Mac OSX

    When quickly sharing a files, it would be useful to have Mattermost in the Share Menu by default.

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  18. Automatic detection of programming language syntax when you send code with markdown and the language is not specified

    When sending code with this markdown syntax: https://docs.github.com/en/free-pro-team@latest/github/writing-on-github/creating-and-highlighting-code-blocks#fenced-code-blocks

    And if the language is not specified for the highlighting. I propose to create a detection and an automatic addition of the language. Automatic detection with this library: https://highlightjs.org/

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  19. How to Take a Screenshot on Mac


    1. You can use key shortcuts
      Shift + Command + 3 – take an attempt of a full Desktop screen.
      Shift + Command + 4 – take a screenshot of a specific area (choose with a mouse) of your Desktop.
      Shift + Command + 4 + Space – take a screenshot of a particular window of the Desktop.
      Shift + Command + 3 + Control – save a screenshot of a full Desktop to the Clipboard.
      Shift + Command + 4 + Control – save a screenshot of a specific area (choose with a mouse) to the Clipboard.
      Shift + Command…
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