We have a Trello board that belongs to our organization.

Now we would like to add external users to that single board, not to the whole organization. I supposed this should work without problems but when trying to use "Add member". Anyway, I could not find any external users in the search results?

How could I do this (if I know external user's Trello account name) or is it possible?

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    This is a current bug. There is a fix coming out soon, but in the future this should work as you expect, rather than as it works now. Commented Sep 4, 2013 at 21:00
  • OK, good to know
    – Touko
    Commented Sep 6, 2013 at 3:15

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I wasn't able to search external users with name / trello account but using email address seems to work.

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