Open Notification Preferences
In the navigation menu, click the Notifications link.
Note: Some notifications are for instructors and admins only.
View Notification Categories
Across the top of your Notification Preferences page, you will see all of the contact methods you have created. You will need to specify how you want to be notified for each contact method.
The notifications are divided into six categories:
- Course Activities
View Notification Descriptions
When you hover over the name of a notification type, you can view the details of the notification and adjust your preferences. Some hover descriptions will let you know if it is for Instructor and Admin only.
The hover notification descriptions are:
- Due Date: Assignment due date change
- Grading Policies: Course grading policy change
- Course Content: Change to course content, including WikiPage, Assignment and Quiz content
- Files: New file added to your course
- Announcement: New announcement in your course
- Grading: Includes assignment/submission grade entered/changed, grade weight changed. Check 'Include scores when alerting about grade changes' if you want to see your grades in your notifications. If you aren't using your institutional email address, checking this box means that sensitive information will be sent outside the institution.
- Invitation: Includes invitations to web conferences, collaborations, groups, course, peer review and peer review reminders
- Submission Comment: Assignment submission comment. Check 'Mark new submission comments as 'read' if you don't want submission comments to show up as 'new' in your Ember LMS Inbox.
- Discussion: New discussion topic in your course
- Discussion Post: New discussion post in a topic you're subscribed to
- Added to Conversation: You are added to a conversation
- Conversation Message: New Inbox message
- Appointment Signups: New appointment on your calendar
- Student Appointment Cancellations: Appointment cancellation
- Calendar: New and changed items on your course calendar
- Group Membership Updates: Group enrollment, accepted/rejected membership