D2L: Subscribing and Unsubscribing to Discussions


Discussions forums are collaborative areas to post, read and reply to threads on different topics. A user may want to receive notification that there has been activity in a discussion forum, topic or thread. It is possible to receive email, Desire2Learn minibar or SMS notifications for subscribed threads.

Note: To receive notice of activity in subscribed forums, topics or threads, it is important that Notifications settings are properly set.
  • Instructor access to a Desire2Learn Course with discussion forums, topics and/or threads already created
    1. Log into Desire2Learn.
    2. Select a course.
    3. Click on More in the Navigation menu.
    4. Click Discussions.
    Discussion forum and topics
    1. To subscribe to an entire forum or topic, click the dropdown arrow next to the forum or topic name and select Subscribe.
    2. To subscribe to a specific thread, click the dropdown arrow next to the forum or topic name and select View Topic.
    Topic Context Menu
    1. To subscribe to a specific thread, click Subscribe in the Thread view.
    Thread View

    If you have questions, please contact the DLC Help Desk at 608.342.1303, or 877.854.3083. You can also visit the DLC Help Desk's web page for information on hours of availability.

Keywords:D2L Desire2Learn Subscribe SMS Notification Forum   Doc ID:61261
Owner:Beth A.Group:UW Platteville
Created:2016-02-28 15:00 CSTUpdated:2016-03-23 06:51 CST
Sites:UW Platteville
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