ExpressionEngine® 3 User Guide

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Email Settings

Control Panel Location: Profile ‣ Email Settings

You may specify the email address associated with the account as well as preferences related to receiving email. If you are not logged in with a Super Admin account, you will need to submit the password associated with the account in order to update these settings. The password is not required when the person editing is a Super Admin account.

Permission Restrictions


Email Address

The email address for the current user.

Enable smart notifications

If Smart Notifications is set to enable, then once you receive a notification you will not receive another until you revisit the thread.


Select when notifications are sent for this user.