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  1. 76 votes
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    • Add multi-factor authentication support for Flowdock accounts

      Flowdock should support 2-factor authentication for its own accounts just like Google, GitHub and many other business critical services already do.

      75 votes
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      • Better away notification system

        Currently I have to post an away status update in each flow, which is a bit of a PITA if I'm just nipping downstairs for a cup of tea.

        It would be great if there was an "Mark me as away" checkbox that appears when updating my status.

        If ticked, the following would happen:

        1. The status update would be posted to all flows, prefixed with "Away:" (or an icon indicating away status).

        2. My avatar at the side of the chat window would move to the "idle" part of the list and become faded (I assume reduced alpha is…

        73 votes
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        • add YouTrack integration option

          YouTrack (http://www.jetbrains.com/youtrack/index.jsp) is a quite populat issue tracking and project management tool from JetBrains.

          Apart from our team, I think really many teams use it for their development needs alongside with Flowdock, so I suppose that being able to integrate these to wonderful services would be really nice.

          Currently we just plan to add comments and issues RSS-feeds to our flowdock flows, but it is a one-way integration. Would be cool to make it both-ways.

          71 votes
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          • add the ability to mute a threaded conversation from the team chat window

            If a thread starts in the team chat, that i don't particularly need to follow, i'd like to be bale to mute this from my team chat view.

            70 votes
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            • Sort 1-on-1s by recency, first name, etc

              It is often hard to find the right 1-on-1 in the left tab. It would be great if I could sort alphabetically or have the most recent ones on top, etc.

              68 votes
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              • allow status changes to apply to all flows

                Currently, we rely heavily on status changes to indicate availability. While this is somewhat hit and miss in terms of people remembering to use it, it is particularly problematic for people who are regularly in multiple flows.
                If there was some easy way for status to be shared between flows, that would be very helpful.

                67 votes
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                  under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                • Rally integration - Allow users to cross-comment on Flowdock & Rally items with tags/callouts

                  Moving from JIRA, we have a problem in that Discussion is hidden away in Rally. This means *everything* is happening in Flowdock. Which is great (its recorded somewhere right!) but we also need to ensure that we add the pertinent discussion back into the Rally item once we've got an agreed approach for instance.

                  I'd like a way to cross post. e.g. do the following:

                  "@US1234 - this user story needs more information which I'm working on now."

                  Calling out the Rally item means the comment ends up in the Discussion area of the Rally item.

                  66 votes
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                  • Add a Like button to flows so I can Like things my colleagues say or do

                    I would love to "Like" items in the flows, especially things that show up in the Team Inbox and comments in the chat room.

                    64 votes
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                      Ville Saarinen responded

                      This can be accomplished by replying to the message or inbox item with a ‘like’ emoji, i.e. :+1:.

                    • Add support for TeamCity

                      One of the most popular CI products should be supported.

                      62 votes
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                      • Add anonymous chat rooms that work exactly like current chat rooms

                        Basically everything would be the same as right now, but the name and avatar of the people involved would be hidden.

                        For clarity, it might be a good idea to use some kind of generated name so that you still know which messages are posted by the same person and can point your question to some specific person. If a generated name is used, it would should be user regenerate-able (without broadcasting the change to the chat) to make sure people can still stay anonymous even though they reveal something about themselves.

                        This kind of chat would be great in…

                        60 votes
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                        • Search flow for particular date range

                          I think this is useful feature for user who want to search flow for particular data range. e.g I want to see discussion from 1 dec 2011 to 25 dec 2011 in my flow.

                          57 votes
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                            planned  ·  7 comments  ·  Admin →
                          • Have a search function that browses on all Flowdock (flows + 1to1s)

                            Sometimes I know a subject has been discussed, but I don't remember if it was on a flow or in a private 1to1. It would be cool to be enabled to search in all flows and conversations at once.

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                            • Bubble 1 to 1s ; Active flows should float to the top of your flows

                              Issue: When chatting with multiple people its often hard to keep track of and prioritize responses.

                              Possible solution: This could be made easier by making the flow with the most recent message move to the top.

                              51 votes
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                              • Browse specific users messages

                                I didnt find out how to browse specific users messages so I wondered if there is even a feature for it. If not, please add :) We use flowdock as meeting room and it would be easier to read chairmans messages and specific participant messages this way.

                                50 votes
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                                  under review  ·  Antti Pitkänen responded

                                  We are currently working on improving message filtering/searching and this is definitely a feature worth considering.

                                • don't flood the flow with irrelevant notifications like joining/leaving the flow, changing name, etc

                                  please stop notifying me when people join the flow, leave the flow, decline the flow, change their name - all these useless notifications that add no value and detract from flowdocks usefulness.
                                  the flow is always flooded with completely irrelevant messages that are super annoying.

                                  or give me the option to disable these notifications... please.

                                  48 votes
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                                    We’re working on better notifications configurability and this is something we could incorporate into those efforts.

                                  • Add user profile fields for introduction and location (Or possibility for admins to create additional custom fields)

                                    When working on a very large project with hundreds of other developers, designers and other roles, organized into several teams working on different features, in several different locations internationally, it would be very helpful to be able to know who and where your teammates are and what they are working on. It would also help to find the right person to talk to about a specific issue when needed.

                                    Specifically, user introduction and location, but role and team name would also be useful information.

                                    I am sure this would be a helpful feature even for smaller organizations, as well.

                                    48 votes
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                                    • allow influx sources to be assigned default tags

                                      Influx sources should have the possibility for default tags, so that influx items from these sources would have some tags automatically added.

                                      47 votes
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                                      • Less noise in irc when someone posts to inbox

                                        With irc the networks excessive announcement info's clutters the flow pretty fast. We have a one channel which tracks our companys twitter and confluence. At times the irc is just full of these

                                        09:39 -Flowdock:#nitor/main- [Confluence] Jussi Mononen updated page in ...
                                        09:39 -Flowdock:#nitor/main- [Confluence] Show in Flowdock: [URL]

                                        The second row is useless and should be removed. The URL to the confluence/twitter/whatnot update is enough. With irc clients it lowers the user experience.

                                        44 votes
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                                        • self-hosted flowdock server/service

                                          Some companies cannot allow ANY data to leave their boundaries for compliance or security reasons.

                                          It would be great if a self-hosted version of flowdock was available instead.

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