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How to Tag On the Discussion Forums

Modified on: 2018-06-22 11:05:36 +0200

Want to catch another person’s attention on the discussion forum?

Follow these steps to see how to mention a fellow classmate in a discussion forum post:

NB: Ensure you have the latest version of Chrome, Firefox or Safari internet browser installed to use this feature.

Follow these steps to tag someone on the Discussion Forum:

Step 1: Start crafting your post by either adding a new discussion or replying to an existing post

Step 2: Once the text box is open, enter an @ symbol (default: shift + 2) to see a list of fellow course participants pop up.

Step 3: Start typing the name of the person you wish to tag to filter the names
Step 4: Click on the name of the person you wish to tag
Step 5: Continue your post, and press "submit" when done.

The tagged person will receive an email alerting them to the post, along with a direct link to the post in the forum.

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