Using @ in a Community Name

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Occasional Contributor

Hi - We're moving our legacy Idea Generation platform to Yammer. However, I've now realized you can't have "@" in the communities name (Ideas@Work) is there a way around this issue? Hopefully, one that isn't just using 'at' ? 

 

Thanks,

Paul 

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