It is possible to invite participants who are not members of the organization to events in Stackfield. These so-called email participants can receive invitations to events by email, but do not have access to the organization and its content. The recipient does not need a Stackfield account to confirm an event.
Note: The invitation of email participants to events can only be used in unencrypted rooms
. Due to your role or the settings of the organization the function may be restricted from you (see: Opportunities for action for admins
Tip: Also files
can be shared with people that do not have a Stackfield account.
What do email participants see?
Email participants receive an email from Stackfield, through which they are invited to the respective event. In this email they have the possibility to confirm or decline. The email also contains a file that can be used to add the event to a calendar.
Email invitation for an event in Stackfield
How can email participants be added to an event?
Email participants can be added in the opened event in the same way as members of the organization by clicking the "Plus" button in the Participants section and selecting Email participants. Here you can either search for an previously created email participant (using the email address or the display name) or create a new email participant. The desired person can be added by placing a checkmark. If you are not allowed to do so, you will receive a message at this point.
Add an email participant to an event
Options for admins
Overview and administration of all email participants
In the organization settings, the organization's admin gets an overview of all email participants in the Email Participants tab and can manage them. Via the "More" button (symbol: "Three points") next to the respective name he is able to remove or block them or change their display names.
Overview over all email participants in the organization settings
Who can add email participants?
You can define whether and who is allowed to add email participants to events in the Permissions tab of the organization settings under Add people (Options: Admins & Members / Admins / Nobody).
Who is allowed to add email participants to event?
Note: Guests and externals (-> roles
) cannot add email participants to events.
Determine the scope of information in the emails
In the Settings tab of the organization settings, you can also determine whether unencrypted data in email notifications may be passed on to the "outside world".
Is it allowed to send unencrypted data in email notifications?