Within Teamwork Chat, you can customize the settings of individual channels as the channel owner or a site administrator.

While viewing a channel, click the three dots in the top right to access the channel settings.

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Notification settings

The notifications settings within a channel will allow you to set up the type of notifications you would like to receive for this particular channel.

The options available are:

  • All messages
  • @handle, @all and @online mentions
  • Only @handle mentions
  • No messages

Once selected, a blue indicator in the top right of the modal will inform you that the channel has custom notifications. To reset the channel to your global notification settings click Reset to global.

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Your channel notification settings can also be updated via the conversation sidebar. Select the information icon and click Change under the Notification settings

Edit channel

The edit channel modal will allow you to update:

  • Channel type
    • Public, private or linked to a Teamwork project
  • Name
  • Description
  • Channel avatar
  • Automatically add new users

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Further options include:

  • Leave channel - to regain access to a channel you have left, you will need to either rejoin if a public channel or be re-added to a private channel.
  • Delete channel - deleting a channel will delete the channel and messages for all members.

Channel owner

You can also change the owner of a conversation or channel and assign it to another member. Select the information icon and click Change under the current owner's name. 

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Alternatively, click the options button (three dots) in the top right of the conversation thread and select Change owner.

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You will then be able to select from the list of existing members and set a new owner.

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Note: Only administrator users or the original creator can change the owner of a channel.

For more information, see: Settings Within Teamwork Chat