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Setting Email Notifications

My Workspace

In My Workspace, you can set preferences for how and how often you receive email notification of worksite activity, such as Announcements, Email Archive, Resources, and Syllabus.

  1. Go to My Workspace
  2. Select Preferences
  3. Choose Notifications from the top menu
  4. Customize Preferences
  5. Then Update Preferences or Cancel Changes if you are satisfied with current settings

    Screenshot of Notifications options.

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You can see the number of new forum postings from either My Workspace or your site's Home page. You can also choose to get email notification of new postings on forum threads you have contributed to.

  1. From your site's menubar, click Forums.
  2. At the top, click Watch

    Screenshot of Forums menu.

  3. Select your preferred option and click Save.

    Screenshot of Watch Forums Options.

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You can receive notifications when a Wiki page or sub-section is changed. Edit the notification settings to setup what changes you wish to receive and how often they are sent to you via email.

  1. From your site's menubar, click Wiki.
  2. At the top, click Watch.

    Screenshot of Wiki menu.

  3. Select your preferred option and click Save.

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Discussion and Private Messages

  1. From your site's menubar, click Discussion and Private Messages.
  2. At the top, click My Profile.

    Screenshot of Discussion and Private Messages menu.

  3. Customize your settings and click Submit.

    Screenshot of Preferences.

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