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IBM is transforming its request for enhancement (RFE) process. The purpose of the transformation is to provide a more consistent experience for you to submit requests and to enable IBM product owners to respond to your requests more quickly. For more information click here.

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Set time for automated emails

We would like to be able to choose when the automated reminders are sent out. Currently they are scheduled to be sent at midnight on the 7th and 9th nights.

This time has proven very unsuccessful. People are not sitting at their desks and it gets lost in the mailboxes. Being able to change (choose) the time to something more reasonable will help to increase response rates.
  • Guest
  • Dec 22 2017
  • Not under consideration
DeveloperWorks ID DW_ID79338
RTC ID RTC_ID482015
Link to original RFE http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=79338
  • Admin
    Greg Russell commented
    10 Feb, 2021 01:43pm

    While there is value in this enhancement, we don't expect to be able to deliver on this enhancement in the medium term (next 18 months).

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