By default, you automatically become a follower of the activity you are assigned to. This can be changed in My Options.
The setting is the checkbox 'Make me a follower of an activity when I'm assigned to it'.
You can also configure notifications regarding activities you are following.
The following options are available going from the minimum range of notification events to the maximum top to bottom:
- Messages and files;
- Key events (assignment and status changes, adding messages, files and sub-activities).
- All (any changes in followed activities, their deletion and all the above)
To change the above settings:
- Go to User menu | My Options | My settings tab.
- Choose an option under "Notify about these changes in activities I'm following".
- Click 'Apply'.