Not recieving topic reply emails

Discussion in 'Site Discussions & Suggestions' started by RomanHelmet, Jun 11, 2008.

  1. RomanHelmet
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    RomanHelmet Advanced Member

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    I do not seem to be receiving topic reply notifications anymore. I was really active for a while in the m3 sakura threads over on the m3 board, and I was getting tons of topic reply notifications per day, they started slowing down, and now for any thread I reply to or start, I get no notifications anymore. And I always choose instant notification too. Any ideas? Thanks.
     
  2. JPH

    JPH Banned

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    You're using the same e-mail address as you signed up with?
     
  3. fischju

    fischju Rehabilitated Jaywalker

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    Pretty sure this is a known issue, it hasn't been working for a very long time
     
  4. RomanHelmet
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    RomanHelmet Advanced Member

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    Yes. I used to actually recieve the emails. Then I changed nothing in my prefs, and one day they started to dwindle down to the point that I did not recieve any more.
     
  5. wilddenim

    wilddenim Candy!

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    I haven't been receiving PMs emails too. Been like this for past 3 or 4 days.
     
  6. Rayder

    Rayder Mostly lurking lately....

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    I haven't received any e-mail notifications for ANY of my subscribed threads from GBAtemp since the forum upgrade. I've said this many times in various threads. It's never been fixed and no explanation as to WHY it's happening has ever been given AFAIK.

    And yes, my email address has been the same since I signed up.

    I also understand that some people don't have this problem. WHY?!?

    Here's the thread (and poll) I made about the issue:
    http://gbatemp.net/index.php?act=ST&f=24&t=86995
     
  7. Toni Plutonij

    Toni Plutonij *has TrolleyDave & tiny p1ngy on moderating shelf!

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    Mine notifications were coming to mail until week ago, or so...And then nothing, I was getting PM's here, but no notifications in my mail...and today I got all notifications I weren't getting in past week, around 30 of them..
    So either they fixed it, or something weird happened, and everything was send my way at once..
     
  8. shaunj66

    shaunj66 Administrator

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    We're looking into it
     
  9. Toni Plutonij

    Toni Plutonij *has TrolleyDave & tiny p1ngy on moderating shelf!

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    Take your time......I'm here every day, so it isn't a problem for me if I don't get notifications!!

    But, I see that many people really need that option!
     
  10. Costello

    Costello Headmaster

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    Fix'szored
     
  11. shaunj66

    shaunj66 Administrator

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    It should work now. Let us know if you continue to have problems.
     
  12. Toni Plutonij

    Toni Plutonij *has TrolleyDave & tiny p1ngy on moderating shelf!

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    Nice to hear this..

    I'll get back to you if I experience any more problems..[​IMG]
     
  13. Rayder

    Rayder Mostly lurking lately....

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    I set this topic to notify me of replies. We shall see.

    I won't know until I got back from work though.
     
  14. R2DJ

    R2DJ GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    I'm certain that "Delayed E-mail notification" is set to default. Try changing it to "Instant e-mail notification".

    Go to your Messages then Subscriptions then you can tick/check the boxes of the topics/forums that you want to be sent e-mails to if there's something new then pick at the drop-down list.
     
  15. BlueStar

    BlueStar GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Yeah, I've just received two 'instant' notifications telling me about replies made lunchtime yesterday.
     
  16. Rayder

    Rayder Mostly lurking lately....

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    I still received no notification. I set the option for instant notification too. Nothing in my inbox, nothing in my spam box.

    Someone replied recently to my topic here:
    http://gbatemp.net/index.php?showtopic=89851&hl=

    I didn't receive an email notification for that either.

    I'm also subscribed to the official cheat.dat thread and never receive notifications on that either.