@-mention a team member

You can @-mention a team member to call their attention to a message. @-mentions follow the same notification settings as private messages and alert words.

From the compose box

  1. Start composing a new message or reply.

  2. Type @ followed by a few letters from their name or email address.

  3. Pick the appropriate user from the autocomplete.

From the user list

  1. Hover over a user in the right sidebar.

  2. Click the down chevron () to the right.

  3. Select Reply mentioning user.

Alternatively, click on the avatar of any user in the main message feed.