Can we include @Mentions for group alias in Confluence page

Confluence 5.4.2 is integrated with Ldap.. Is it possible to include a group alias on my confluence page?

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David Simpson Community Champion Mar 13, 2014

You can't do @mentions on groups at the moment. Just think what mischief you could get up to with @confluence-usersif this were possible - that would send some serious email on a big system.

There is a JIRA for this you can watch -- CONF-23015 -- It's got a pile of votes. Large enterprises would likely not want this feature to be enabled by default.

Reminds me when someone subscribed a filter to jira-users group every hour in a company with a million users. Well, not exactly a million but you get the idea ;)

Hi Srinivas,

Unfortunately it's not possible to @mentiones group at meanwhile. We have an open improvement requests (CONF-23015) for this featurs.

I would recommend you to watch the ticket for any updates. I would also recommend you to vote for the ticket to increase the popularity.

You meight also read "Atlassian New Features Policy" to know how Atlassian chose what to implement.

Cheers,

Saleh

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