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D2L - Activity Summary Messages

The notifications feature in D2L allows users to receive a daily summary of the activity that occurred in the courses in which they are enrolled. However, this feature includes courses from previous semesters which can lead to a lot of summary emails. To control the number of emails received, users can choose to completely stop receiving daily summary emails or to limit the messages to only those courses that are currently running.

Option 1: Turn off Daily summary emails

  1. Click the drop down arrow next to your name on the top right corner of the screen.
  2. Select Notifications.
  3. Under the Summary of Activity Section, change the dropdown to Never.
  4. Click Save.

Option 2: Limit emails to the current semester

  1. Click the drop down arrow next to your name on the top right corner of the screen.
  2. Select Notifications.
  3. Scroll to the bottom of the page under Exclude Some Courses and click Manage my course exclusions
  4. Click the Exclude All Courses button.
  5. Type the code for the current semester in the Search Box.
  6. A list of courses for the current semester will be listed.  Click the restore button next to each course. 
      restore 
  7. Click Close.
  8. Click Save.


If you need further assistance please contact the Information Technology Help Desk at 920-424-3020 or helpdesk@uwosh.edu




Keywords:desire2learn, notifications   Doc ID:54730
Owner:Michelle L.Group:UW Oshkosh
Created:2015-08-05 14:29 CDTUpdated:2015-12-15 13:21 CDT
Sites:UW Oshkosh
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