- From your Preferences page
Click your Yes to Receive notifications?.Then, you can select Email notifications for each stream and your Inbox, and you can select the frequency of notifications for each from the drop-down list.Preferences, and answer
CAUTION: When you select All Activity, you'll get an email every time that stream or Inbox is updated. We recommend leaving Email unselected or choosing one of the summary options from the drop-down list; otherwise, your email notifications could get overwhelming pretty quickly.Scroll to the bottom of the page and click Save when you're done.
Important: You must answer Yes to Receive notifications? on your Preferences page before you can select notification preferences and frequency for the Inbox and streams listed in the table below.
Note: Select Include body of content in email if you'd like your email notifications to include the full text of the item you're being notified about.
|Notification Preferences||When you select Email or Mobile|
|Inbox: Activity||Receive a notification when content you create or participate in is updated.|
|Inbox: Direct Social Actions||Receive a notification when someone @mentions you, shares content with you, or sends you a message in the community.|
|Inbox: Alerts||Receive a notification when you have a new task, a new follower, or a new skills endorsement.|
|Inbox: Moderation||Receive a notification when you have content to moderate (if you're a content moderator).|
|Following||Receive a notification when a followed person, place, or item posts an update.|
|Custom streams||Receive a notification when new activity is posted in your custom stream(s).|
|News Digest||Receive a summary of community news.|
Remember: You can choose the frequency of these notifications from the drop-down list next to each Inbox or stream.