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Old Sat Aug 10, 2013, 06:20pm
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Private Messages ???

Ever since I joined the Forum, whenever I have received a private message, I have also received "real" email telling me that there is a private message for me on the Forum.

Until this week.

I received several private messages this past week with no "real" email reminders.

Has something changed on the Forum, or have I accidentally changed some type of setting in my Forum account? I have "Receive Email Notification of New Private Messages" checked off, but I'm not getting any email notifications.
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Old Sat Aug 10, 2013, 06:30pm
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Check your spam folder as sometimes messages get caught up in there.

I'm also moving this to feedback forum.
Chaos isn't a pit. Chaos is a ladder. Many who try to climb it fail and never get to try again. The fall breaks them. And some, given a chance to climb, they refuse. They cling to the realm, or the gods, or love. Illusions.

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Old Thu Aug 29, 2013, 05:24pm
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It probably is going to spam. Forum emails are send directly from the server, which isn't a great way to send them nowadays since they get labeled as spam.

For BlueZebra Sports (the officiating management software company I run) we are using a 3rd party solution that ensures high deliverability. Will try to switch the forum over to using that system forum is in need of an upgrade anyway!!

Appreciate the heads-up it's good to know what features people are using that make the forum more useful. Email is still a critical one for a lot of them.

- Brad
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