A site administrator can set the default options within a user's account for email display, format and digest type, and for forum auto-subscribe and forum tracking. These defaults will be applied when a new user account is created - unless specified otherwise at the time.
A user can subsequently update these settings at any stage via their User Profile page.
User default preferences can be found under the Administration block within Site administration > Users > Accounts > User default preferences.
Users can choose which user can see their email address:
Users can choose the format in which they receive any emails from the system:
|Email digest type|
Users can choose whether to receive forum posts as a digest or summary message, and which type of digest message to receive.
Users can choose whether they will be automatically subscribed to a Forum in which they post:
|Please see User Preferences for more information.|
Users can choose whether any new postings are highlighted within a forum that allows forum tracking