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Subscribing and Bookmarking

Postby Foxy » Tue Jan 06, 2009 3:05 pm

I've only just noticed that when reading a thread, there are options right at the bottom of the screen to Subscribe to it or Bookmark it. Could someone explain what the difference is and what each option does?
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Re: Subscribing and Bookmarking

Postby KendleRJ » Tue Jan 06, 2009 3:08 pm

When subscribing, you will actually receive an email in your inbox noting that someone has posted to your watched thread. I haven't bookmarked yet, so I'm not sure...
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Re: Subscribing and Bookmarking

Postby brawl » Tue Jan 06, 2009 3:25 pm

I bookmarked this topic. Let's see what it does. ;-)

EDIT: I went to the UCP to see if could find it. Here's what it says under "Manage Bookmarks": You can bookmark topics for future reference.

So you can bookmark them in case they get buried in other posts (say a topic on the deck listings for your sim's ship).
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Re: Subscribing and Bookmarking

Postby AJHoyt » Tue Jan 06, 2009 9:13 pm

You can subscribe to whole forums if you wish and get emails when anyone posts in any topic there. The emails look like this:

Hello AJHoyt,

You are receiving this notification because you are watching the forum, "SLA Blogville" at "SLA Ten Forward". This forum has received a new reply to the topic "THE RAMBLINGS OF REBEKAH MORGAN" since your last visit. You can use the following link to view the last unread reply, no more notifications will be sent until you visit the topic.

viewtopic.php?f=372&t=15003&p=151123&e=151123

If you want to view the topic, click the following link:
viewtopic.php?f=372&t=15003

If you want to view the forum, click the following link:
viewforum.php?f=372

If you no longer wish to watch this forum you can either click the "Unsubscribe forum" link found in the forum above, or by clicking the following link:

viewforum.php?f=372&unwatch=forum

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