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Created by Guest
Created on Jul 25, 2018

Orient Me: Make it possible to add a public community you neither follow nor are a member of to the "Important To Me" bar.

In Orient Me, it's not possible to add communities to Important To Me (ITM) bar that you are not a member of.

1. Go into orient me and click on the + button in the Important to me bar.
2. Search for a community that you are NOT a member of.
=> Nothing is found.

Request so that any community (except restricted ones that you are not a member of) can be found by and added to the important to me bar.  

It's currently possible to add any profile to the ITM bar (doesn't matter if you follow this person or not or if it's a network contact).
We expect the same behavior for people and communities. That is: I can add anything independent of the fact if I am a member of the community.

There was a Support Ticket open for this -> TS001079746.
The issue was sent to L3 and the following internal ticket was opened:
Development reviewed and deemed it as Working As Designed.

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  • Guest
    Jul 27, 2018

    Yes, please fix that. It's not clear for a user why I can just add any person (followed or not followed doesn't matter), but for communities it does not work the same way ..