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Faculty - Allow Email Alerts for New Discussion Posts

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Faculty - Allow Email Alerts for New Discussion Posts

When you enable email subscription within the Discussion Board, students can opt in to receive email alerts for new posts or replies. You can allow students to subscribe to an entire forum or to specific threads within a forum. You can also allow students to receive a link to the post or the entire post in the email.
   
Access a forum’s contextual menu and click Edit.

 

On the Edit Forum page, select the Subscribe options:

  • Allow members to subscribe to threads: Users can select specific threads within the forum.
  • Allow members to subscribe to forum: Users can subscribe to all threads within the forum.
  • Include body of post in the email: Displays the message text and a link to reply to the message in the email notification.
  • Include link to post: Displays a link to the message in the email notification.
Click Submit.








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