Email notifications of thread replies are disabled for all accounts by default. But, if you would like to get notifications via email, then all you need do is enable it in your account preferences. Hover over your member name at the top right of the page. Click preferences. Check: Automatically watch threads that you create or when you reply... and check: and receive email notifications of replies Now you will be sent an email each time someone replies to your thread, or any thread you have posted to.