How to: View Alerts
You can receive alerts about work item events that you need to track in your team project. For example, you might want to receive an alert whenever a work item that you opened is resolved. When you receive a work item alert in e-mail, it contains links that let you see additional details on the alert.
To perform these procedures, you must be a member of the Readers group or have the View work items in this node permission set to Allow. For more information, see.
To view work item alerts from e-mail
In the e-mail message that contains the alert, click the links provided to see additional information.
To open links in an alert e-mail, you might need permissions to the team project.