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    "Instant Email Notification" - it's not working for me. Whazzup?

    Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by LadyWriterOnTheTV, Jun 18, 2013.

    I always click the box to request instant email notification of replies to my posts, but so far, I've only gotten one as a result of a comment on my first post in this forum. However, when I come to the board directly, I see lots of replies to my posts. What could be wrong?
     
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    Anyone?

    Anyone?

    Bueller?

    Bueller?

    Bueller?

    ;)

    Seriously... If I have posted this in the wrong section of the forum, would someone kindly direct me to the appropriate section? I was trying to find a spot for technical issues, but failed in my hunt.
     
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    Are you changing the drop down menu box that says: "Default Thread Subscription Mode:" in addition to checking the boxes and ending by hitting "save changes"?

    I can only ask the basics, not knowing much myself.
     
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    No, GingerCoffee, I have not been doing that. I've never seen such a thing needing to be done on similar boards. And now I'm getting sporadic email notifications when there are new replies in the threads where I've posted. Hmmmmm......
     
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    Been there many times.

    Perhaps someone else has additional ideas.

    Wait, it has an option for daily, weekly or with each post. What did you choose?
     
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    I always choose the one for receiving instant email notifications.
     
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    Were you e-mail notified of my last post and this one?
     
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    Yes, I was. :)
     
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    So here's a final test. If it works, (you get an instant notice), I think your problem is solved and I'm shocked that I actually helped someone with a technical computer problem. :D
     
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    LOL! That worked, too!

    One more test that one could try is to post a comment in another of my threads, such as this one:

    Hmmm... OK, I guess I can't post a link. When I attempt to, I get an error message saying I must be a registered member for at least seven days. Since I've only been one for six, I must wait.
     

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