The Events page shows the events which occurred in the cloud and which users were notified. To view the list of events go to Control Panel > Admin > Notifications > Events. The page that loads shows the list of events which have occurred in the system with their details:

  • Date - the time and date when the event occurred
  • Event Type - the type of the event
  • Data -  the text of the notification that was sent about the event 

OnApp currently offers two event types: system and custom. To view the list of system event types, that cannot be edited or deleted, go to Control Panel > AdminNotifications Event Types System Event Types. The page that loads shows the list of system event types registered in system with their details:

  • ID - the ID of the event
  • Event Type - the type of the event

If required you can add a custom event type which can later be selected when setting up a subscription. 


Add Custom Event Type

To add a custom event type:

  1. Go to Control Panel > AdminNotifications > Event TypesCustom Event types tab.
  2. Click the Create New Event Type button.
  3. On the page that loads enter a name and a description for you custom event type.
  4. Click Submit to save the new event type.

Trigger Custom Events

If required, you can trigger the event from the list of custom events manually. When you trigger a custom event type, a new popup window appears where you can enter the text of the message to be passed into the notification template. Triggered custom events are displayed in the Events section together with the system events that have occurred in the cloud.

To trigger a custom event:

  1. Go to Control Panel > AdminNotifications > Event Types > Custom Event types tab.
  2. Click the Actions icon next to the event type you want to trigger and select Trigger.
  3. Enter a text which will be included into your notification.
  4. Click Trigger to send the notifications.

To edit or delete a custom event type, click the Actions button next to the necessary event and select the corresponding option from the dropbox. 


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