Forum Activity: Subscribe and Unsubscribe [Faculty and Student]

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Forum notifications and responses can be sent to your ISU email after you have participated in a forum, or if you have subscribed to a forum. This Guide Will Help You to:

  • Subscribe to Forums

  • Unsubscribe from Forums

  • Manage all Forum Subscriptions

  • Seek further assistance

Subscribing to a Forum

  1. Select the forum you would like to subscribe to in your course


  1. Select the Subscribe to forum button 

  1. Alternately, toggle the button under the Subscribe column of the discussion


Unsubscribing from a Forum

  1. Select the forum you wish to unsubscribe from

  2. Select the Unsubscribe from forum button


  1. Alternately, toggle the button under the Subscribe column of the discussion 


Managing All Forum Subscriptions

You can manage all forum subscriptions on one page using the Activities block.

  1. Locate the Activities block in the right-hand block drawer and select Forums


 Note: If you do not see the blocks listed on the right side of your screen, you will need to Open the block drawer by clicking on the < icon.


  1. Scroll to the Learning forums section of the page for a listing of all forums in the course

  2. The Subscribed column will indicate your subscription status. Click the “Yes” button to subscribe, or the “No” button to unsubscribe 


  1. Alternately, you can Subscribe to all forums or Unsubscribe from all forums using the links in the upper right corner of the page


Note: Students will be automatically subscribed to the Announcements forum with no option to unsubscribe.

Seek Further Assistance

For additional assistance please contact, ITRC at (208) 282 5880 or

For more information please visit, Forum subscriptions


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