Subscribing to Discussions

When you subscribe to a Forum or Topic, you will receive updates on the thread using your selected notification method.


1. To subscribe to a discussion, access the discussions tool by clicking Tools on the Course Home navigation bar. Then select Discussions.

Click Tools. Select Discussion.

2. Then, do either of the following:

  • On the Discussions List page, from the drop-down menu of the topic you want to recieve notifications of new posts for, click Subscribe.

Click Subscribe.

3. On the View Topics page, beside the thread you want to receive notifications for, click Subscribe

On the View Topics page, click Subscribe.

4. In the Custom Notificatons pop-up window, select your Notification Method. If you do not have an email address set up in your user profile to receive notifications, in the Customize Notifications pop-up window, click the Add an email address in a new window link. Click the Enable email notifications link, then set your email preferences in the Email Settings pop-up window. Click Save.

Custom Notifications pop-up window

5. Then, Click Subscribe.

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