The settings Email Options page lets you choose:
- Whether to receive private emails, and in what format.
- Whether to receive status message and comment email notifications. (Note that by default you will still receive notifications about content you authored.)
- Whether to receive private messages, and from whom.
- Which group Email Digests you want to receive, and their delivery frequency.
Email Options properties
||Determines whether you receive any email. If you uncheck this box, you disable all site email, including notifications.
|Receive HTML emails
||You can use this option if your client supports rich formatting.
||Enables you to receive email notifications about content you're subscribed to.
|Enable status message & comment email notifications
||Enables you to receive an email if someone comments on your status, or adds a comment to a status you commented on.
|Enable private message notifications
||Enables you to receive conversation emails.
|Private messages configuration
|Allow conversations from
||Enables you to receive/not receive private messages, and determine whether to receive them from friends only or all users.
|My groups (email digest)
||This lists all groups you belong to. By default, you are not subscribed to Email Digests from these groups (thus the "Subscribe to group activities" option in each group's drop-down list). You can choose here or in the Group - Banner widget what frequency to receive email digests in: daily or weekly. If you select an option here, it will also show in the group.
|Other group subscriptions
||You can choose whether to receive Email Digests from groups you're not a member of.