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How do I get discussion alerts?

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Discussion alerts appear in the Chatter Alerts icon on the black bar at the top right of the page. Subscribing to a discussion topic to get discussion alerts is easily done with these few steps.

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Simplest way:

  1. From the navigation bar, click Discussions.
  2. A list of forums and topics will appear. Click on the grey star to the left of the forum or topic.subscribe star
  3. A new window will appear. Choose to either get discussion alerts added to your summary of activity, or to get an instant notification.
subscription window
  1. Click Subscribe.


Another way:

  1. From the navigation bar, click Discussions.
  2. Click the blue title of the discussion topic that you would like to get alerts from. discussion topic title
  3. Click Subscribe to Topic at the top of the page. subscribe to topic
  4. A new window will appear. Choose to either get discussion alerts added to your summary of activity, or to get an instant notification.
subscription window
  1. Click Subscribe.

Another way:

  1. From the navigation bar, click Discussions.
  2. Click on the Forum title that contains the topic(s) you would like to get notifications on. 
  3. Click the blue Subscribe to the right of the desired topic. subscribe from forum view
  4. A new window will appear. Choose to either get discussion alerts added to your summary of activity, or to get an instant notification.
subscription window
  1. Click Subscribe.
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