Add or change triggers on an alert
You can add some additional triggers to your basic alerts to help you manage your stories. For example, we can email you if your subscription hasn't replied to a story in a set number of days.
You can see and update your triggers in saved things in the drawer.
Editing default triggers
When you set an alert you have some triggers added automatically:
You can use the red circle to remove this additional trigger, or you can click the pink text to edit the options. You can change "1 week" to be a few days or a few weeks, depending on your needs. You can also change "anyone in my subscription" to just "me" or "all linked providers"
In the picture above the person will receive an alert to say no one in their subscription has responded after a week to all stories about Altnagelvin Area Hospital. They will also be alerted if someone has responded to say they are "preparing to make a change" and have not updated this to "change made" after 4 weeks.
Adding additional triggers
You can also add further triggers to your alerts by opening up the "available triggers" section (in pink in the picture above. This gives you these options
To add an additional trigger, use the pink text to edit the alert to suit you then click the green plus to add the trigger to your alerts. You will see it move up to the list of current triggers
To remove triggers
Use the red circle to remove any triggers you no longer need.
Last updated 08/02/2021