Comments added in Tasks by Planner

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Comments made in Task....if I assign a task to someone and make a comment and select send the e-mail notification comes to me and not the person the task is assigned to.  How can I ensure a notification is sent to the person the task is assigned to when I add a comment to that task I 
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@rjohnson500 Hello, this is a bit messy to be honest. You're getting the notification because you have commented on it. See the links, they will describe the process.


Comment on tasks in Microsoft Planner - Office 365


Manage Planner notifications - Office Support ( 

Open up "Planner notification types" to see a very detailed table of how it works.


Btw, I must attach this as well.

Use Planner in Microsoft Teams - Office 365