Orkut will send you notifications of friend requests or approvals and when someone sends you a scrap or message. To control your notification settings, follow these steps:
- Click settings or, if you linked your profile, click the gear icon in the upper right, then select Settings.
- Go to the notifications tab.
- From here you can select for what features you'd like to receive notifications for and from whom.
- Click save, and you're done!
To keep your account safe, learn more about common fake or phishy messages pretending to be from Orkut.