Turning off forum email notification

Discussion in 'iPad General Discussions' started by Dr.Gee, Jun 19, 2010.

  1. Dr.Gee

    Dr.Gee iPad Enthusiast

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    How do you do this for thread updates?I can't find it in my user cp.
     
  2. JLStrange

    JLStrange iPF Novice

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    But it's the only email I get!
     
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    UserCP -> Edit Options -> Scroll down to "Messaging & Notification" -> Default Thread Subscript Mode -> Change to Do not subscribe

    Hope I was of service. ;D
     
  4. MikesTooLz

    MikesTooLz Super Moderator Staff Member

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    you also will have to unsubscripe to any that you have already subscribed to.

    its very annoying when websites choose to auto subscribe you to threads by default. I think its because they make money off users visiting and viewing all their adds and they get a little greedy.
     
  5. Matth3w

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    If you still want to see the threads in your UserCP though make sure you use the option "No Email Notification" otherwise, do not subscribe they won't even show up in your UserCP.
     
  6. Matth3w

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    I actually like when the default is subscribe by email. Because there are forums where I only sign up to ask a question or two, and I don't visit there enough to check my UserCP. If I'm going to be on a forum for awhile and contribute, then I just go in and turn it off.
     
  7. Dr.Gee

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    Already had it set and it still does it:(
     
  8. Matth3w

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    Then those are threads that you had subscribed to via email BEFORE you changed the setting, and as someone already mentioned you need to go to those threads and change the subscription type to No Email Notification.
     
  9. Dr.Gee

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    I made that change a few days ago and got subbed to a thread I responded to today.seems to be working now though.the check mark does mean you're subbed right?
     
  10. Matth3w

    Matth3w iPad Ninja

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    Yes but it doesn't mean you're getting email notes necessarily.
     
  11. y2kgtp

    y2kgtp iPad Enthusiast

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    At the bottom of every Email you get, you should have the following. Just choose the 2nd link.....

    Unsubscription information:

    To unsubscribe from this thread, please visit this page:


    To unsubscribe from ALL threads, please visit this page:
     
  12. Mark Dickey

    Mark Dickey iPF Noob

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    I want to know too.
     
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    Cannon Group iPF Noob

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    User CP, YOU CAN FIND IT THERE!
     

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