Creating an alert for the future

Modified on Thu, 05 Jan 2023 at 03:22 PM

Creating an alert for the future (written instructions)

Ensure that you are logged into your website. The black admin toolbar should be visible at the top of the screen.

The Home page of a website, with the admin toolbar visible at the top of the screen.

Hover your mouse over + New on the admin toolbar. Select Alert from the drop-down menu.

The + New drop-down menu from the admin toolbar, with Alert selected.

Write your alert as you would normally. Remember that your title should be concise. The main text box can be used to add additional information.

The Add New Alert page, with details added.

In the white Publish box, click the Edit link next to the Publish heading.

The Edit link for publish date in the Publish box.

Choose a date and time in the future when you would like your alert to be posted. You will have to select the month, then day, then year and time.

The choose date and time boxes in the Publish box.

Click the OK button. This saves your chosen date.

The OK button

Now, click the blue Schedule button. This will schedule your alert to be published on the date you have chosen.

The Schedule button in the Publish box.

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