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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.

This guide has been updated for TITANium 2019-2020.

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 selected

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.

It is not recommended to disable the notifications.

Notification preferences listed.

Note: There is no 'Save changes' button.

6. Note the Assignment notifications.

A common request from faculty is the desire to stop receiving emails every time a student submits or updates an assignment. Toggle The On buttons in the Email column to Off. You will then no longer receive Assignment-related emails.

Email is set to OFF.
I would like to adjust my Message preferences.

1. Start at the Dashboard in TITANium.

You can actually use any page within TITANium to access the User menu.

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, you will receive the message within TITANium as well as an email.

Message preferences page.

6. Click the slider to no longer receive the message via email.

This is not really recommended because then you will no longer receive emails when students or other faculty message you.

Email slider on OFF.

Article Summary

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