Shawn Brandt’s Screenr stream is teeming with great Moodle and other tech videos and how to’s (check out out past post highlighting his vast collection: link). This latest video highlights how to prevent the deluge of emails from very active forums within Moodle. As many users already know, the number of single emails received corresponds to each post made from a subscribed forum. Changing a user settings and unsubscribing from un-needed forums is a great way to cut down on the emails in your inbox daily but managing the forums and not allowing subscriptions is yet another way to prevent an deluge of emails.
Find out more about email management, and other topics like downloading videos from Youtube for use in Moodle at http://screenr.com/user/sbrandt.
Prevent Moodle forums from creating email overload: http://screenr.com/Xbv