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Test Notifications


[block:callout] { "type": "info", "body": "The purpose of testing is to try out your message, before you send it out to your app users.\nYou can test notifications only before they were sent.", "title": "Before you begin" } [/block] [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "How To Test Notifications" } [/block] 1. Once you have created a notification - doesn't matter if it is a **regular message**, **with campaign** or **interactive poll** - at the bottom of the page you will have two buttons: - Click on **Test Notification** [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/5VNHpeoFS2yw1HvcJ8Wd_try.JPG", "try.JPG", "308", "52", "#227bb3", "" ], "sizing": "smart" } ] } [/block] 2. A pop up window will be opened, you have a few options for testing the notification you created: - Copy the url and open it on your mobile device - Send the link to your mobile device by email - Scan the QR code with any scanner app from your mobile device [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/NtrvBB7xSb64pHZTAqJ9_pop%20up.JPG", "pop up.JPG", "1009", "548", "#27484e", "" ] } ] } [/block] 3. Open the link from your mobile device 4. In a few seconds, you'll receive your notification and will be able to test it 5. You can repeat this process at any time and on any mobile device [block:callout] { "type": "warning", "title": "Notice", "body": "You don't have to immediately send the notification you tested.\nEven if you leave the page you can find it again under \"Notifications\" tab on the side menu.\nThere, in the notifications table you can click on **Edit and Send** button to return to the notification page and change or send it:" } [/block] [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/5DrwJx4MR6eAiXddF3LJ_try2.JPG", "try2.JPG", "1105", "201", "#56a6b4", "" ] } ] } [/block] [block:callout] { "type": "success", "title": "Send your notification", "body": "After testing and making sure it's ready, you are good to go." } [/block]