Drupal 8 can send email notifications when updates are available. This helps you update Drupal 8 core (after you create a backup) and modules as soon as possible. Below we share our recommended Drupal 8 Update Manager settings.
Drupal 8 Update Manager settings
- Log into Drupal 8
- Click Reports at the top
- Click Available updates
- Click the Settings tab
- Check the box to Check for updates of uninstalled modules and themes
- Add any email addresses you want to notify (or remove all email addresses to send no emails)
You can also check available updates in the Reports section
- Click Save configuration
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