Allowing “Opting-out” Settings

Opt-out is the ability for a user to subscribe or unsubscribe to an email notification or newsletter. A user is subscribed to all active email notifications by default. The notification emails that allow users to opt-out have a note in the email footer that links users to the profile page where they can change the opt-out settings.

Email message

You activate or deactivate the opt-out for an email message by following the steps below:

  1. Go to Configure at the top menu in Admin.
  2. Choose Email and click Email Messages at the left menu.
  3. Click Options and choose Edit.
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  4. Activate to allow users to (un)subscribe by turning the ‘Allow opt-out’ switch to ONDeactivate the opt-out possibility for this notification email by turning the switch to OFF.allow opt-out

Newsletter

You activate or deactivate the auto-check for newsletter opt-in by following the steps below:

  1. Go to Configure at the top menu in Admin.
  2. Underneath Users, choose Profile at the left menu.
  3. Click the Default Newsletter Checkbox switch to activate or deactivate the auto-check on Newsletter opt-in.

Check whether you are bound by GDPR regulations before turning on Default Newsletter Checkbox as this feature does not comply with GDPR.

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