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Greetings,

I'd like to be able to send users auto-generated notifications of any changes to site or forums rules pages. These are, of course, Comcode Pages - for which content-type no option is listed in users' Profile ► Notifications settings  form. Please would anyone be able to help me with two questions?

1. Is there a notifications type for Comcode pages, and if so, what is its associated notification_code? (I can't track down a list of valid notification codes in the documentation, unfortunately.)

2. Besides including in the these pages' source HTML the form elements for enabling/disabling notifications (and "Monitor/Unmonitor" button), what other steps would I need to take in principle to achieve this functionality?

My thanks in anticipation!

Richard
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There's no automatic way to really do that I'm afraid. Best you could do is put a comment block on the page, get people to setup a monitor on that, then post an "updated" comment on there each time.

Staff can monitor action-log entries too, but not users - and that's not per-content-item.


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Many thanks, Chris, with my apologies for being unable to reply sooner!

Your suggestion had crossed my own mind too as a possible means - now, obviously, it's my sole straightforward option. Of course, it does the necessary job without a hitch.

Best regards,

Richard.
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