Status updates, instant live chat, news, announcements and more for teams, projects and everyone else
Chat, News & More
Communicate whatever you want to communicate, in whichever style you want to communicate. Use it for both formal and informal discussions. For projects or everyone.
Intuitive & Fast
Whether it is creating new communications, participating in a live chat, adding files or replying quickly from the dialog view, we have made everything super easy. This increases participation.
Gets things done
Communications module is gentle to the overloaded team. It will help you get things done without disturbing your team, on the contrary, they will enjoy it!
Use this first
We recommend using Communications even before you start a project / define its structure. It will get you productive right away by simplifying collaboration.
Features & Benefits
Communications Module for activeCollab solves multiple problems. You can use it as a formal announcement system or as an impromptu, informal communication channel. Use Communications module to get your team together. Use it for one way announcements, live project discussions or status updates.
- Engage in Instant Live Chats with your team and clients
- Post announcements, status updates, news items & more
- Project specific communications: limit participants by project and see a project’s communications from a tab within the project
- Post important communications on dashboard so that people notice them. (3 display options available)
- Add files to communications, and see inline preview for images
- Use rich text formatting and mark a communication with one of 27 built in icons
- Limit who can participate by selecting participants for a communication and using system role permissions
- Stay on top of updates from any page in activeCollab via Communications Quick Dialog – reply to messages, post new updates…
- Intelligent notifications for new replies – both sound and window title changes
- Email notification option when you create a communication to invite people to the live chat
- Full localization / translation support
- Comprehensive view of all communications with filtering options
- Ability to lock comments on any communication
- Easy to share permanent link for each communication – so that people can keep coming back if needed
- Automatically imports updates from Status module so that you don’t lose them, and can safely uninstall Status module
- Compatible with all activeCollab themes – including Access and Modern
- and above all Apps Magnet’s solid code quality and outstanding customer service!
We promise your team will love this. It’s even ideal for first time users like your clients!
- Brochure design discussion with your team and clients.
- Announcing change in your company policies.
- Appreciating your team openly.
- Quick progress updates for your current project.
- Get feedback on the venue for your next party.
- Brainstorm on the next killer app idea.
And much more…