Newsfeed Email alerts

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 How can I stop Newsfeed conversations email alert. please advice

 We would like to have alert email only while new posting not on every conversations  in SharePoint 2013



 Thanks
tabreedAsked:
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Jamie McAllister MVPSharePoint ConsultantCommented:
The only thing I can think of is this;

When you have multiple views on a list and you create an alert then you have the option to create an alert that fires only when something in that list changes.

Haven't tried this out, but if you can create a view on your posts to show the new ones but not the replies and set an alert on that view, you may be in business.
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tabreedAuthor Commented:
Sorry for delay reply, kindly provide me more information. From where i can change this.

Thank
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tabreedAuthor Commented:
By default every Conversation (replied) is sending back alert emails we want to stop Conversations email alerts and allow only new posts
Please advice
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Jamie McAllister MVPSharePoint ConsultantCommented:
I tried this out in SP2010. Should work but doesn't.

Create a Flat view in your Discussion Board, create a filter in the view to show items where Content Type = Discussion. (Because the replies have Content Type of Message).

In the Folders section of the view, ensure it is visible in All Folders.

For my idea, the above would work, and the view would be selectable in the Alert window. Alas due to the custom coding that makes the Discussion Board work as it does the above causes an error. Creating the view gives "Attempted to use an object that has ceased to exist".

The view does get created, but is not selectable in the Alerts Window.
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tabreedAuthor Commented:
Thanks, from where i have to create the flat view please advcie
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Jamie McAllister MVPSharePoint ConsultantCommented:
As I said above, this approach doesn't work.
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tabreedAuthor Commented:
So there is no way to stop the email notification on newsfeed
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tabreedAuthor Commented:
Hi Jamie,

Please find the attached URL and advise me what will be PowerShell command for it perform

http://jopx.blogspot.ae/2013/12/changing-social-e-mail-notification.html

i really appreciate your help and support

Thanks
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Jamie McAllister MVPSharePoint ConsultantCommented:
I suspect we may have been talking about different things on this thread. Whoops.

Here is an article with the powershell you need;

https://sharepointannoyances.wordpress.com/2013/11/13/use-powershell-to-update-email-notification-setting-in-sharepoint-2013/
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