Setting your notifications

  1. Access the Notifications tool
  2. Set up an email contact method
  3. Set up a mobile contact method
  4. Subscribe to a summary of activity
  5. Subscribe to instant notifications
  6. Exclude courses from notifications
  7. Restore excluded course notifications

The Notifications tool enables you to:

Access the Notifications tool

Do one of the following:

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Set up an email contact method

  1. On the Notifications page, click the Enable email notifications link.
  2. Select your email. If you select Use custom email, enter your email address in the custom email field.
  3. Click Save.

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Set up a mobile contact method

  1. On the Notifications page, click the Register your mobile link.
  2. In the Register Your Mobile form, select your Country, select your Mobile Carrier, and enter your Mobile Number.
  3. Click Save.
  4. After you receive a registration confirmation code on your mobile device, enter it in the Confirmation Code field.
  5. Click Confirm.

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Subscribe to a summary of activity

Note  You must set up your email contact method to subscribe to a summary of activity.

  1. On the Notifications page, select from the drop-down list How often? you want to receive a summary of activity. Select from the At what time? drop-down lists when you want to receive your daily digest.
  2. Click Save.

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Subscribe to instant notifications

  1. On the Notifications page, beside each instant notification option listed beneath Dropbox, News, and Discussion Events:
    • Select the Receive email notifications check box to enable email notifications.
    • Select the Receive SMS notifications check box to enable SMS notifications.
  2. Click Save.

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Exclude courses from notifications

  1. On the Notifications page, click the Manage my exclusions link.
  2. Click the Exclude icon beside each course you want to exclude, or click Exclude All Courses to stop all course notifications.
  3. Click Close.

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Restore excluded course notifications

  1. On the Notifications page, click the Manage my exclusions link.
  2. Click the Include icon beside each course you want to receive notifications from, or click Clear course exclusions to restore all excluded courses.
  3. Click Close.

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