Community email notifications and saving important posts

Genevieve P.
Genevieve P. Employee Admin
edited 12/19/22 in Welcome to the Community

Unsubscribe or Manage Community Email Notifications

In the upper-right corner of the Community, click Account Options > Edit Profile.  

From the options on the right, click Notification Preferences. 

You can subscribe to any of your Followed Topics to receive notifications for every new post in the online Community!

Follow Topics to receive notifications

You can follow specific topics from the Recent Discussions feed:

  • Click on Topics from the header menu.
  • From this page, find the Topic you’d like to follow and click it.
  • Find the Bell Icon and select from the preference options.

Note: some Topics have sub-Topics. You may need to click another Topic to find the bell icon.

Then don't forget to set up your Notification Preferences for this topic in your Profile!

Bookmark a post to return to it later and receive updates

Clicking on the Bookmark icon in the top-right corner of a post will bookmark the post. You can find all of your bookmarked posts under the My Bookmarks quick link. 

Make sure someone else is notified by using @mentions 

You can @ mention other online Community members to get their attention.

To do so, first type the @ symbol and then start typing the name.

This @ mention will appear in their notification center when they next log in to the Community, unless they have edited their preferences so they do not receive pop-up notifications. 

Welcome! We're glad you could join us. Check out these posts to get started in the online Community:

1) Community Guidelines

2) Orientation Checklist

3) Tips & FAQs