Set email preferences to specify how you want to receive notifications in IBM
About this task
You can control how and when you receive email notifications by setting preferences on the E-mail Preferences
tab. You can enable or disable notification emails from other users, set the language that you want to receive notifications in, and specify what email address you want them sent to.
When you enable email notifications, you can select whether to be notified about different types of content, and also specify how often you want to receive notifications.
- Click Settings next to your name in the navigation bar.
Alternatively, you can enter the following URL into your browser to access the tab: http://<servername.com:port>/news/.
- To specify the email address where you want notifications to be sent, enter an address in the Send e-mails to this address field.
You cannot edit this field if your administrator has configured your deployment to prevent email notifications from being sent to an address that is different from your regular work email address.
- To enable notifications from other users, select Receive notifications from other people by e-mail.
- Select the language in which you want email notifications to be sent from the E-mail language list.
The options available depend on what your administrator has configured for your deployment.
- Specify how often you want to be notified about responses to content that you create yourself.
To disable notifications about content that you create yourself, select No E-mail.
- Specify how often you want to be notified about the people and content that you are following.
To disable notifications about people and content that you are following, select No E-mail.
- Click Save to save your preferences.
What to do next
If you want to return to the default email notification preferences, access the E-mail Preferences
tab using the information in step 1, and then click Restore Defaults
at the bottom of the page.
Parent topic: IBM Connections overviews, how-tos, and FAQs
Enabling users to specify email notification preferences
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