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Submitted I-130 and I-485 concurrently. How do I get notified of status/updates

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I submitted the I-130 and I-485 concurrently. I received an email and letter that the I-130 was received. My spouse received an email and letter that the I-485 was received. My spouse received a letter for a biometric appointment. But neither of us received an email about that. How do either of us receive email updates so we know to expect a letter or an update of status?

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Go to USCIS's website and make an account. You can now add the receipt numbers to your account and choose the option to receive text and email. Note that you will not receive text or email for biometric appointment.

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New Journey AOS:

My fiancee came to US on the 8th of March, 2014 under K-1 visa at Newark, NJ Airport for POE.

Applied Social Security Number on the 10 of March, 2014.

Married on the 13th of March, 2014.

Sent I-485, I-765, and I-131 on the 15th of March, 2014.

Received EAD on June 7, 2014.

Received Notice of Potential Interview Waiver on July 1, 2014 date 6/27

Contacted Ombudsman on 01/12/2015.

Ombudsman contacted USCIS on 02/20/2015.

Ombudsman sent a follow up to USCIS on 03/18/2015.

I-485 approved on 03/31/2015 ( we ordered your card).

Welcome notice was mailed on 04/01/2015.

Received Welcome Notice on 04/08/2015.

Card was mailed to me/picked up by USPS on 04/08/2015.

Received GC on 4/10/2015.

Prediction 04/08/2015

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Go to USCIS's website and make an account. You can now add the receipt numbers to your account and choose the option to receive text and email. Note that you will not receive text or email for biometric appointment.

I went to the USCIS and signed up. I included all the receipt numbers and it showed the status. I can see the I-485 information but not sure if I will receive any email updates, since my spouse received the letter for the I-485. Does my spouse need to create an account on the USCIS in order to receive updates on the I-485 or will I be able to receive the updates?

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you will receive update if the alert is checked yes for either Text or Email. Your spouse does not need to open another accounts.


New Journey AOS:

My fiancee came to US on the 8th of March, 2014 under K-1 visa at Newark, NJ Airport for POE.

Applied Social Security Number on the 10 of March, 2014.

Married on the 13th of March, 2014.

Sent I-485, I-765, and I-131 on the 15th of March, 2014.

Received EAD on June 7, 2014.

Received Notice of Potential Interview Waiver on July 1, 2014 date 6/27

Contacted Ombudsman on 01/12/2015.

Ombudsman contacted USCIS on 02/20/2015.

Ombudsman sent a follow up to USCIS on 03/18/2015.

I-485 approved on 03/31/2015 ( we ordered your card).

Welcome notice was mailed on 04/01/2015.

Received Welcome Notice on 04/08/2015.

Card was mailed to me/picked up by USPS on 04/08/2015.

Received GC on 4/10/2015.

Prediction 04/08/2015

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