Get Email Notifications for Likes?

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  1. AmazingHenry macrumors 65816

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    #1
    Hello,

    I don't use the Tapatalk app, so email is my way of knowing what is going on here. I don't get likes very often, so I was wondering, is there a way to get an email every time someone likes my posts? :D
     
  2. akash.nu macrumors 68030

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  3. AmazingHenry thread starter macrumors 65816

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    a) strange interface that I can't quite figure out, also text doesn't show up correctly sometimes

    b) Most of my forum posting is from my Mac; I almost never post from my iDevices
     
  4. akash.nu macrumors 68030

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    Fair enough. Although I've never faced the issues you mentioned there.
     
  5. Weaselboy Moderator

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    No, sorry, that is not a function provided by the forum software.
     
  6. akash.nu macrumors 68030

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    I am wondering why would the OP like to spam their own mailbox with an email for every like?

    Isn't it just easy to start using Tapatalk?
     
  7. Plutonius macrumors 603

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    Please don't. As much as I enjoy people liking my post, I get enough email :).
     
  8. AmazingHenry thread starter macrumors 65816

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    Like I said, I don't get a lot of likes, especially in the last month or so.

    As for Tapatalk, remember, most of my forum posting is from my Mac.
     
  9. chown33 macrumors 604

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    If you don't get a lot of likes, why not just check manually on a periodic basis?

    For example, a weekly visit to your account's "Likes You've Received" page:
    https://forums.macrumors.com/account/likes

    You'll have to be logged into MR to see your list, but I think the URL itself is the same for everyone.
     
  10. AmazingHenry thread starter macrumors 65816

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    #10
    Now this is actually helpful. Thanks!
     
  11. C DM macrumors Westmere

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    I believe that the forums have an alert that can be enabled for likes that would show up when you visit the forums.
     
  12. AmazingHenry thread starter macrumors 65816

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    Yeah, I'm already using that. Problem is I don't even go into the forum unless theres an email. But thanks.
     

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