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Are emails sent when there is activity on the group wall? (6 posts)

  1. oxfordhousebcn
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Hiya -

    I wanted to clarify that when someone writes on the group wall (as opposed to in the forum), that notification of that sort of activity is also included in the email notifications users sign up to through this plugin.



  2. corcken
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Having the same question. It seems that there is no notification send out.

  3. jonlachlan
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Same here. When "New Topics" is selected, no notifications are sent for new Activities. I think those should be included under "New Topics", since I don't have forums enabled. I tried to investigate, but unable to figure out how the plugin works.

  4. jonlachlan
    Posted 3 years ago #

    This was in 3.2.3 by the way.

  5. r-a-y
    Plugin Author

    Posted 3 years ago #

    To answer the original question, if the group member has their group email setting set to "All Mail", that user will receive all activity as soon as the content is posted to the group.

    To answer jonlachlan, if you don't have the forums component enabled, selecting "New Topics" will not send any emails. Try setting your email setting to "All Mail". This is kind of a UX bug, since if forums is disabled, this option shouldn't be seen. I'll post an issue about this.

  6. jonlachlan
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I agree that it's really just a UX problem. Thanks for understanding. Great plugin, by the way. Turns my WP site into a Google Groups knock-off. :)

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