Stop thread email notification.

  Chronos the 2nd 14:03 PM 05 Jun 13

Forgot how to stop the email notification when someone has posted in a thread I have started. Can someone be kind enough to refresh my memory. I have changed my email now the PM is back on the forum and though I have looked I do not see anywhere to switch off the email notification.

  Nontek 15:39 PM 05 Jun 13

I thought it was somehow connected to tick/untick the subscribe to replies box just above the Post button at the bottom.

  Chronos the 2nd 15:43 PM 05 Jun 13

No it's not that, I have not got a clue what that is for. Oddly enough I did not get an email notification of your post so possibly it has sorted itself out or it could be magic.

  Nontek 15:46 PM 05 Jun 13

I have found that the email notifications are a bit hit-and-miss, I prefer not to have the notifications. I tried to look in Forum Rules, but that link does not seem to be working properly either - I have informed FE about that.

  Chronos the 2nd 15:52 PM 05 Jun 13

I do not want them either as I dip in and out of here regularly so they are unnecessary.

  Fruitbat 2 16:46 PM 05 Jun 13

You should get them only for the thread you started or if you subscribe to another persons thread

Last thread I started (last week) I didn't get any and didn't notice how to switch on or off.

  Chronos the 2nd 17:01 PM 05 Jun 13

I have just received a email notification of the 3:39 post from Nontek, it is now 4:58 so that's working great.

Oh and Fuitbat 2, when did you become 2 by the way? Yes I was aware that the email notifications only occur on my own threads. I do not want them but as Nontek has rightly pointed out it is a bit hit and miss whether you get them or not.

  Fruitbat 2 17:30 PM 05 Jun 13

No relation to Fruitbat13 who started a thread earlier.

Fruitbat 2 happened a couple of weeks ago when I couldn't log into the site under Fruitbat /\0/\

After last weeks problem with startups not starting I eventually restored an imaged from the previous week and now the cookie seems to auto log me in as Fruitbat 2.

  lotvic 18:11 PM 05 Jun 13

I believe you have to click on the unsubscribe link in the email (right at the bottom) to stop them

  Chronos the 2nd 18:56 PM 05 Jun 13

This has never been ticked so don't think it is that.

  Chronos the 2nd 05:11 AM 07 Jun 13

As I said earlier, pretty hit and miss whether an email arrives or not, so will class this as resolved. Thanks all.


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