Working with watches

Editors perform these tasks.

Adding watchers to an item

To add watchers to an item:

  1. Search for and open the item you want to watch.

  2. In the Watchers widget, open the list of names.

  3. Select Me to add yourself as a watcher, and select any other editors as required.

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When you save or publish the item, you can search for it as watched content.

Removing watchers from an item

To remove watchers from an item:

  1. Search for and open the item from which you want to remove watchers.

  2. In the Watchers widget, open the list of names. Names with a checkmark are watchers.

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  3. Click any of the names with a checkmark. Brightspot removes those editors as watchers.

Searching for watched content

You can filter on content you are watching, which can reduce the number of search results.

To search for watched content:

  1. Click in the Search field to open the search panel.

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  2. Mark the Watching checkbox.

  3. Add other search criteria as necessary.

Brightspot displays content that you are watching.

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