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How do I configure notification methods for incoming messages?

You will learn how to adjust the Message preferences and the Notification preferences within your User account in TITANium. These settings will affect all of the Messages you receive from other users and from activities (like forums and assignments) in TITANium.

These settings are site wide.

I would like to adjust my Notification preferences.

1. Start at the Dashboard in TITANium.

Dashboard page

2. Click on the User menu.

User menu is in the top right corner of the page.

3. Select Preferences.

User menu displays

4. Click on Notification preferences.

Notification preferences link selected.

5. The default Notification preferences are displayed.

The list of notification preferences you can set for Email, Web, or Mobile are the following: Assignment, Feedback, Forum, Lesson, Questionnaire, Scheduler, System, Manual enrollments, Self-enrollment, and Inbound message configuration.

Click on any Off button to change it to On or any On button to change it to Off. Remember, that these settings are site-wide, not course-wide.

Notification preferences listed.

Note: There is no 'Save changes' button.

I would like to adjust my Message preferences.

1. Start at the Dashboard in TITANium.

Dashboard page

2. Click on the User menu.

User menu is in the top right corner of the page.

3. Select Preferences.

Preferences selected

4. Click on Messages preferences

Preferences page displays

5. The default preferences display.

By default if a student or other user within TITANium sends you a message when you are logged in, you will only receive the message within TITANium. However, if you are not logged in, you will receive an email as well as a Message in TITANium.

Message preferences page.

6. Click on a button to change it from Off to On or from On to Off.

Click on Off.

7. The Off button now says On.

On button

You will now receive Messages via email even when you are logged in to TITANium.

Article Summary

You have now learned how to adjust your Message and Notification preferences.