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notified when available option doesn't really works

I've checked the option to get notified when the English <-> Russian language were available, I just enter the site a few days ago and saw it's currently available in beta, why I was not notified about?

2 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Egorka93

It is better to wait for some time, because there are a lot of strange examples and not so many various answers. Now it looks like some kind of language game for russian native speakers =D

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ExalGarcia

well, duolingo entire site is full from strange examples! LOL

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/flootzavut
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I have signed up for notifications from pretty much every course here and have received one notification ever. It doesn't work so great, no... :-/

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ExalGarcia

OMG, I see! you truly duolingo enthusiast!

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/kalex814

I had the same issue. I found out by stalking the language list page, and even then, I was late to the party, because it didn't read as available until 2 days after the fact for me

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/tu.8zPhLD72zzoZN
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Yes, I found out more quickly through the forum discussion.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Tina_in_Bristol
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Ah, I forgot all about that! I was signed-up to be notified, too.

I didn't miss anything, because I've been checking regularly since at least September anyway, so I saw it was released in beta, but forgot I was supposed to get the email.

I've also only just started getting reminder emails if I forget my daily Duolingo practice, and risk breaking my streak.

I've been on the site over a year, but lost a long streak last Christmas, even though I was home the whole time, because I didn't get any reminders.

It has suddenly for no reason started reminding me this last week or two, even though I haven't changed any settings.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/vytah
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Notifications have some delay. If you started the course before notifications were sent, you will not get one.

At least that's how it was until now. Maybe they broke something.

2 years ago