private messages vs emails

How can we improve this forum to better serve our members?

private messages vs emails

Postby SeekerNo1000003 » Tue Jan 21, 2014 5:16 pm

Hi,
Can someone kindly clarify what is the difference between sending an email versus a private message?
Are emails not private? ;) Or are there levels of privacy?
Thanks!
SeekerNo1000003
 
Posts: 81
Joined: Thu Jul 04, 2013 6:22 pm

Re: private messages vs emails

Postby justsit » Tue Jan 21, 2014 5:59 pm

Private messages (PM's) go only to your inbox on DW. Emails go to your home email or the email address you gave when you joined DW.
User avatar
justsit
 
Posts: 641
Joined: Wed Oct 21, 2009 9:24 pm
Location: Delaware

Re: private messages vs emails

Postby Seishin » Tue Jan 21, 2014 6:15 pm

I just want to point out that your email addresses aren't shared with anyone. When someone "emails" you the email comes from Dharmawheel, not directly from the user.... if that makes sense :shrug:

Gassho,
SEishin
User avatar
Seishin
Former staff member
 
Posts: 1437
Joined: Mon Mar 22, 2010 11:53 am

Re: private messages vs emails

Postby SeekerNo1000003 » Wed Jan 22, 2014 2:25 am

Yes, it all make sense. Also, I just discovered that there is a text in the email itself explaining how this works. Thank you for the clarification.
SeekerNo1000003
 
Posts: 81
Joined: Thu Jul 04, 2013 6:22 pm


Return to Suggestion Box

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests

>