How do I mention a user in an announcement reply in Announcements Redesign as an instructor?
You can @mention a user in an announcement reply using Announcements Redesign. Course users mentioned in a reply may receive a notification based on their preferred notification settings.
Reply to Announcement
To reply to the announcement, click the Reply button . To reply to an announcement reply, click the Reply link .
Mention User in Reply
Use the Rich Content Editor to enter your reply, links, photos, equations, or media.
To mention a user in your reply type the @ symbol in the Rich Content Editor . A list of course users displays .
To locate the course user, scroll through the list or filter the list by typing the course user's name . Then select the user's name from the list .
Your @mention text displays in a purple font and highlight .
To post your reply, click the Reply button .
Your post displays at the bottom of the thread.