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Fun with Buttons

Here are some fun things you can do with buttons.

Create a Button from a template
Done Reading
Request an Update
Create a Button from scratch
Hyperlinks
Add a row to a table
Copy to clipboard

‘Done Reading’ Button

Type “/done reading” and select “Done reading button”.

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Add this button to gauge who has weighed in on your doc. Great for live review or when sharing with a large audience.

Done reading? Click here. →



‘Request an Update’ Button

Type “/request an” and select “Request an update button”

Add this button anywhere you might need future content changes.
Clear template
Request an update
Update requests
0
Update needed
Date added
Requester
Requestee
Notify
Notified?
1
Testing a button
2/2/2021, 6:50 AM
Matt McClain
Michelle Winey
Notify
2
How’s it going with x ticket
3/21/2024, 9:00 AM
Matt McClain
Janielle Burrage
Notify
3
Testing
3/21/2024, 10:00 AM
Matt McClain
Janielle Burrage
Notify
4
Testing
3/21/2024, 10:00 AM
Matt McClain
Landon Harris
Notify
5
Testing
3/21/2024, 10:00 AM
Matt McClain
Natalia Kokareva
Notify
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Create New Button from Scratch

Hyperlinks:
Type “/button” and select “New button”
Right click on either of the buttons above to see Button Settings
Add row to a table:
Create a table
Type “/button” and select “Add row” and select the table you just created

Add row to the table
Date added
Summary
Notes
1
3/20/2024
Open
2
3/20/2024
Open
3
3/20/2024
Open
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3. Copy to clipboard:
a. Type “/button” and select “Copy to clipboard”. This can be added to a table, like the one below.
Color
Hex code
Copy to clipboard
Visual
1
Tomato soup
#EE5A29
Copy
2
Emerald
#006838
Copy
3
Toffee
#C1976C
Copy
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