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 entered in a forum post, or if you have subscribed to a forum. If your instructor has not set the forum to forced subscriptions, these can be turned off. You can also modify your forum preferences under your profile settings.

This Guide Will Help You to:

  • Subscribe to Forums

  • Unsubscribe from Forums

  • Subscribe or Unsubscribe from Your Forum Discussion

  • Seek further assistance

Subscribe to a Forum

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

  2. Click on the gear in the top right hand corner

  3. Click Subscribe to this forum.

Unsubscribe from a Forum

  1. Select the forum you are wanting to be unsubscribed from.

  2. Click on the gear in the top right hand corner

  3. Click Unsubscribe from this forum.

Subscribe or Unsubscribe from Your Forum Discussions

You can choose to subscribe or unsubscribe from your forum discussion while you are entering in your post into the message block.

  1. Scroll down to Discussion Subscription.

  2. Check the box to receive email notifications anytime your teacher or your fellow students post a new discussion.

[Note: If you had chosen to receive notifications from your discussion post, but no longer wish to receive them, follow the steps for unsubscribing from forums and this will then prevent notifications from being sent to your email.]

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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