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  1. PUBLIC - Liferay Portal Community Edition
  2. LPS-32232

Announcements sent to a role that is assigned to a usergroup or an organization is not received by usergroup members

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      Add the following in your portal-ext.properties file

      announcements.email.to.address=my-existing-mail@example.com 
      e.g.
      announcements.email.to.address=liferay.qa1@gmail.com
      

      Steps to reproduce with usergroup:

      1. Set up the Email in portal first.
      2. Add a new User Group called 'testGroup'
      3. Add a new Role called 'testRole' and assign it to the 'testGroup'
      4. Add a new User and assign it to the 'testGroup'. -> It will inherit the 'testRole'
      5. On the 'Miscellaneous' -> 'Announcements' tab of the User enable the Email options.
      6. Add the Announcement portlet to the page.
      7. Add three Announcement entries with the 'Distribution Scope' set to 'General', 'testGroup' and 'testRole'.
        Result: The email notification is sent for the 'General' and 'testGroup' announcement, but not for the 'testRole'

      Steps to reproduce with organization:

      1. Set up the Email in portal first.
      2. Add a new Organization called 'testOrg'
      3. Add a new Role called 'testRole' and assign it to the 'testOrg'
      4. Add a new User and assign it to the 'testOrg'. -> It will inherit the 'testRole'
      5. On the 'Miscellaneous' -> 'Announcements' tab of the User enable the Email options.
      6. Add the Announcement portlet to the page.
      7. Add three Announcement entries with the 'Distribution Scope' set to 'General', 'testOrg' and 'testRole'.
        Result: The email notification is sent for the 'General' and 'testOrg' announcement, but not for the 'testRole'

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                  6.1.X EE
                  6.2.0 CE RC4