Answers in Viva: Receive notifications
Answers in Viva connects employees based on their subject matter expertise captured in Viva Topics, to get their questions answered, connect with subject matter experts, and increase their overall learning.
Begin your Answers experience by selecting the Answers tab in the Viva Engage Teams app.
Note: This capability requires the Viva Engage Knowledge service plan. Learn more about licensing here.
Answers notifications help you stay up-to-date with latest activity and will appear in the Teams activity feed. Selecting the notification will take you to the question or answer thread that you’re being notified for.
The following scenarios in Answers will result in a Teams activity feed notification:
New answer to your question
New answer to a question that you follow
Question that you follow gets the best answer
Someone tagged you (@mention) in a question
Your answer gets marked as the best answer
You receive a new badge
Upvotes to your question
Upvotes to your answer
Note: You won't receive multiple notifications for the same notification scenario occurring for one question thread, but the number count on the notification itself will update.
Receive the Answers Digest email with questions for you
The Answers Digest is an automated email you'll receive with questions from the Questions for you feed that you might be able to answer. You'll receive the Answers Digest as often as once per day if there are unseen questions from the past 24 hours that you may be able to answer based on topics you follow and other signals.
In the Answers Digest, you can engage with questions and answers through upvotes, reactions, and more, without ever leaving your email.
Note: You can unsubscribe from the email directly from the footer.
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