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Working with watchers

Editors perform these tasks.

Adding watchers to an item
Procedure. To add watchers to an item:
  1. Search for and open the item on the content edit page.

  2. In the Watchers widget, open the list of names. (If you do not see the Watchers widget, ask your administrator to enable it as described in Configuring Watch.)

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

  4. Click Save.

Removing watchers from an item
Procedure. To remove watchers from an item:
  1. Search for and open the item on the content edit page.

  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 the checkmark.

  4. Click Save.

Searching for watched content

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

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

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  2. Enable the Watching filter.

  3. Add other search criteria as necessary.

Brightspot displays content that you are watching.