Enough of the emails already!!

Discussion in 'Chit Chat & Introductions' started by Green Pro Clean Ltd, Oct 18, 2016.

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Do you want email notifications every single time

Poll closed Oct 23, 2016.
  1. Yes, without them no one would write to me so it makes me feel loved

    12.5%
  2. No, they get on my bloody nerves and are a waste of the unlimited storage in my inbox

    87.5%
  1. Green Pro Clean Ltd

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    Ok so I have bought this up with Gav in the past but now I am throwing it out there to all of you.

    I will state I am writing this as Green the forum user and NOT Green the Moderator.

    The one thing I truly LOATH on this site is the email notifications, for every single little thing.

    Yes you can turn them off by clicking 'unfollow' every single time you look at a post but why?

    Many of the posts on here are chit chat, bit of banter etc and don't need to be 'followed' to the point where I get an email that says 'daveyboy decided to click like on a post that Steve Garwood wrote that you once looked at briefly for two seconds'

    Ok a bit of exaggerated extreme example but you get my point.

    Gav, please change it so we don't follow every post we look at and leave it to us to decide which we WANT to follow instead of it being an automatic assumption.

    I have made this a Poll so you can have your say, please vote honestly.

    Rant over.
     
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  2. daveyboy

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    I don't remember how i did it but from day 1 when it annoyed me i changed one of the settings and never get an email to inform me of anything
     
  3. Tuffers

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    Does this mean Gav will be tinkering again? I'm out!
     
  4. Gav

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    I won't be tinkering.
    It takes but a couple of clicks to turn this on/off site wide. ;)

     
  5. Gav

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  6. CHWS

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    I only get an email if I have a private chat and the most popular weekly topics
     
  7. Damo

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    Same as ^

    Works fine for me.

    Old people eh!
     
  8. Solarpanelcleanington

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    I don't get any emails? You've pressed the wrong buttons, man.
     
  9. koopmaster

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    I think I sent all mine to junk about 2 years ago. I prefer to just use tap talk and jump on now and then.
     
  10. PJ Bullard

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    Couldn't agree more with you Green. All my notifications from this forum go straight into my spam folder cos like Green says - its bloody annoying. Gav mate do the right thing and disable it
     
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