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resend Notification

  • 1.  resend Notification

    Posted 10-24-2017 16:44
    When certain conditions for a table occurs I am sending out a notification to users. I want to create a new button, which sends out the same notification as a reminder to the user. Is there an API that can be used to achieve this?

    Any help is appreciated.

  • 2.  RE: resend Notification

    Posted 10-24-2017 16:49
    I suggest making a simple formula URL button to Toggle a checkbox field when clicked and put up a message saying "Notification resent".    (I can help with the Syntax for that if you need assistance).  Then change your Notification conditions for triggering to include if that checkbox field changed.

  • 3.  RE: resend Notification

    Posted 10-24-2017 16:58
    How should i change the filed back to 'unchecked' once the notification has been sent out?

    I should be able to handle the syntax, struggling with the checkbox to be unchecked once the notification is sent out

  • 4.  RE: resend Notification

    Posted 10-24-2017 17:15
    I"m not sure which field you mean.  I suggest that the email be triggered when that resend checkbox changes.  So we just need to change the checkbox  to be opposite what it is to trigger the resend.

  • 5.  RE: resend Notification

    Posted 10-24-2017 17:27
    You can have the button check AND un-check the button in one click.  Just make the notification go out when the it is checked (so you don't get duplicates).

  • 6.  RE: resend Notification

    Posted 10-27-2017 13:46
    Thank you all for your comments. This worked like a charm.