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Category Within A Category (Sub-Category)

I like the implementation of the categories for discord. It makes servers look a lot more neater and better to look at, but there are some people that would like more the the main category because sometimes it isn't enough. Having a second layer would be enough, for example:
> Categories
(apology for any grammar/spelling mistakes)

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  • Andy commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Ich würde gerne um ein Update bitten
    und zwar eins wo man eine Kategorie erstellen kann und in dieser Kategorie unter Kategorien

    #Klassen (Hauptkategorie)
    #Druide (Unterkategorie Klassen)
    #Addons (unterkategorie von Druiden)
    #Todesritter (Unterkategorie Klassen)

  • ChompTheTrike commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I was just about to comment this. I have an automobile server with a crap tone of channels, and it bugs me being a perfectionist.

  • Meadow commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Being able to have:
    - Overwatch
    > Quick Play
    > Competitive
    would be super nice to have.

  • Ariamis commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    We just need Category Nesting in general. A tree branching system where you can have however man categories within as many other categories as you wish. The current category system works great, just needs expanded and scaled out more.

  • Nick commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Sub-Categories is a must! With categories out, this is a general clean up for server owners. Now we need sub-categories to better arrange our categories. It's still quite as messy as it is.

  • ElweThor commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    As Discord is growing from being "just a TeamSpeak replacement" to something bigger (and more useful: I'm seeing it being used like a forum), a way to make Categories Tree is definitely a must: the "simple channels list" is rapidly becoming a mess or even just too long.
    Would be interesting if "containers" inherit "child containers" and channels alerts, so to avoid to "dig" into the tree to discover a sub-sub-sub-channel had activity, if the subtree is collapsed.

  • Sews commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Would be great if we could add categories under categories. For example - a 'Voice Channels' category and a 'Chilling' category inside of that category. It would improve organization and make the servers look better overall.

  • JackT commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    But could I have a category within a category within a category within a category?

  • Aidan commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I absolutely Need This one! Since Categories came out I've been wanting Sub Categories

  • BoXslaXer commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I need for my server this thing because we need to classify the games and the partys of the games

  • JacenBoy commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    The issue with this is that it would likely be abused to make an overly convoluted system. One level is plenty.

  • OllidwFTW2 commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    We need server list categories, just like how we have them on discord now. This would be great to customize lots of things.There should be categories and sub-categories. The sub-categories will fit within categories.

  • Landverrader commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I was thinking exactly the same, I wanted to structure my server like:
    - Chill
    - General
    - Music

    - Tryhard
    - LoL
    - CSGO
    - etc.

    - Random

    But for now I can only do the main categories, which annoys me

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