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This page elaborates on how to adjust the notifications settings within Nestor.


How to turn on/off automatic notifications

Nestor allows you to customize from who and when you receive e-mails. A teacher can also use Nestor to e-mail students. You can change these settings in the Edit Notification Settings menu. Scroll to the bottom of this section to see an example of the functionalities of Nestor you can toggle notifications for!

To access the Edit Notification Settings menu, follow these steps:

  1. In Nestor, click on your name in the top right of the page.

  2. Open the Settings menu.

  3. Click Edit Notification Settings.

The Edit Notification Settings menu is shown below. Here, you can edit the notification settings in general, for individiual courses, individual organizations or in bulk.

If you click Edit General Settings, you will enter the following menu:

If you click any of the blue links under Edit Individual Course Settings, Bulk Edit Course Settings or Edit Individual Course Settings, you will be able to toggle the notifications you receive for a wide variety of actions in Nestor. Note that the Select Course section is only visible in the bulk edit menu.

Remember to click submit at the bottom of the page to save changes!

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