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Knowledge Article Number 000212618
Description Recognize your coworkers with custom badges for free! thanks badges are now included for all Sales Cloud users.

Note: Free Thanks and Skills features are available within 24 hours after the Spring ’15 release.

Your users now have access to all of the Thanks functionality (excluding Rewards) for free. They can create, edit, share, and give thanks badges without a license. However, users will still need a license to give, create, or receive badges tied to rewards.

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To enable the Thanks features, from Setup, click Customize | | Settings | Thanks Settings. For more information, see “Enable or Disable Settings” in the Salesforce Help.
Add the Badges tab to make it easier for your users to create and edit thanks badges. For information about adding new tabs, see “Editing App Properties” in the Salesforce Help.

Note the following limitations:
  • Chatter must be enabled to use Thanks and Skills.
  • Thanks feature is limited to Professional, Enterprise, Unlimited, Performance, and Developer Editions.
  • Default badges feature isn't available in community organizations.
  • Thanks feature is limited to specific user licenses. For more information, see the “Thanks and Skills User Licenses” Knowledge article in the Salesforce Help.


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