You can subscribe to individual conversations that interest you even if you're not watching the repository where the conversation is occuring. If you're no longer interested in a conversation, you can unsubscribe from any future notifications.

Subscribing to conversations

When you subscribe to a conversation, you'll receive notifications for each update to the conversation even if you're not participating in the conversation.

  1. On GitHub, navigate to the main page of the repository.

  2. Under your repository name, click Issues or Pull requests. Issues and pull requests tab selection

  3. Choose an issue or pull request to subscribe to.

  4. In the right sidebar, click Subscribe. Conversation Subscribe button

Unsubscribing from conversations

When you unsubscribe from a conversation, you'll no longer receive notifications about the conversation. If you or a team you're on are @mentioned in the conversation, you'll begin receiving notifications again. For more information on @mentions, see "Basic writing and formatting syntax."

  1. On GitHub, navigate to the main page of the repository.

  2. Under your repository name, click Issues or Pull requests. Issues and pull requests tab selection

  3. Choose an issue or pull request to unsubscribe from.

  4. In the right sidebar, click Unsubscribe. Conversation Subscribe button

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