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  1. 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.

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      under review  ·  Antti PitkänenAntti Pitkänen responded

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

    • 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.

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      • 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.

        43 votes
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        • Voting Widget

          When I had teams that used to use Wave, we would often times use the little voting widget that they offered. It was crazy quick to make small democratic decisions

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          • Add a "flow aggregator" flow

            I'm subscribed to several flows, and while I can open them in different tabs, it's still a PITA switching between them.

            Why not have a special "aggregator" flow, which would look similar to a normal flow but with a few distinct changes...

            First, an option to select which of my subscribed flows should be aggregated in the "aggregator" flow. And maybe even choose what I want to see from each flow - eg. I might not be interested in influx, or I might only want to see messages directed at me in chat.

            Whenever anything is posted in any of…

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            • enable support for Confluence OnDemand

              Looks like you can install the Flowdock plugin for JIRA in Atlassian's hosted OnDemand instances, but not their hosted Confluence instances. Would be great to be able to use the plugin with both!

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              • userscript or plugin capability in desktop client

                It would be extremely helpful if we can provide urls to Javascript and CSS that will be loaded in the page.

                This is easy to do in Chrome, but not in the standalone application.

                I would be fine if the preferences panel had a text box for urls to add to the page.

                36 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.

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                  • Support Github event notifications

                    Github sends a new event type "status" that they use for Travis CI builds passing, etc. It would be great if flowdock could support these!

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                    • Commenting on JIRA/Confluence from Flowdock Posts Back

                      To allow us to stay in Flowddock as much as possible, we would like the option to have comments posted to JIRA/Confluence entries, to post back to the comment thread on the issue or page in the respective tool. This would make the process seamless.

                      32 votes
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                      • Add option for "Lay out content on page" - Make the flow layout look like the threaded view

                        I would like an option to make the main flow view look like the threaded view. The biggest things I like about the threaded view are the inline avatars. I also like the name and timestamps above the conversation.

                        For me, it makes the flow read much nicer than any of the other layout options, which keeping whitespace to a minimum. This could also be improved by bringing over the "monologue" concept that already exists in the main flow.

                        31 votes
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                        • Allow the creation of issue patterns for JIRA

                          Allow the creation of many REGEX issue patterns that will hyperlink back to JIRA. For example when a user in chat types AB-12 it will be hyperlinked automatically to https://myjira.atlassian.net/browse/AB-12. This can be accomplished by allowing an issue pattern via regex and a corresponding link. The link format could be something like 'https://myjira.atlassian.net/browse/{0}'; . This could be generalized for any site technically.

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                          • Add mobile presence indicator

                            It would be great if the avatar of a user could be augmented with a mobile icon or some other visual cue so people know if a user is on desktop or mobile.

                            The motivation for doing this is often I end up sending someone an in-depth message, only to find out they aren't at their computer, it would be nice to differentiate presence in order to avoid these sorts of situations.

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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.

                              30 votes
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                              • two-way integrations

                                Be able to create github and redmine issues from an inbox item. Extra points if you can include the comments as comments.

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                                  planned  ·  0 comments  ·  Admin →
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                                  • Expand support for inline gifs, specifically new gifv format.

                                    Right now if you paste a .gif url into a flow it will embed the gif. But this does not support the new gifv format.

                                    Example:
                                    http://i.imgur.com/O6h0DPM.gif
                                    vs
                                    http://i.imgur.com/O6h0DPM.gifv

                                    29 votes
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                                    • Search for all messages from a particular user

                                      How about searching for all messages from a particular user? Currently, full text search of a user is polluted by @mentions and #tags.

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                                      • Add ability to create user groups and assign permissions to that group

                                        Like having moderators for specific chatrooms but not promoting them to full admin. Allow the option of having edit/delete powers on others chat. removing the ability for everyone to add things to the feed, so on...

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                                        • Big text field at the bottom should reply, not create a new thread

                                          The field at the bottom of the chat window should reply to the most recent / lowest thread bubble. Submitting the reply could then pop open the thread.

                                          Move the "Type to start a new thread" field to the top. Or use the same field for both using two buttons, but the default button (and hitting the "enter" key) should reply, NOT start a new thread.

                                          People seem to like the thread bubbles, but the way it's currently done is a usability anti-pattern. Every single new user at my company accidentally starts a new thread when they intend to reply.…

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