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Normally, when you hover over a hashtag in a Newsfeed, that hashtag changes color to show you that its a clickable link that will lead you to relevant conversations where that tag has been mentioned.

However, we are experiencing a problem where certain users with access to a site where a Newsfeed has been setup are not able to use the hashtags as clickable links, but are able to make posts, etc. I have checked these users' permissions and they are the same as people who are able to use the hashtags, I have even created a separate site with another newsfeed and they weren't able to use the hashtags on that site either. What could be the problem?

Sharepoint version is sharepoint online 2013.

  • Is it possible that the web browser is affecting their experience? – wjervis Apr 1 '15 at 14:01
  • No, they got the same result in chrome, firefox, and IE. Also, I used a browser on their PC to login myself and was able to see and use the hashtag links fine. – Anne-of-GG Apr 1 '15 at 14:05
  • We have the same issue - did anybody resolve it? – P.G Aug 15 '16 at 14:19

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