A Notification button has been added to the maintenance screen to provide quick and easy access to any notifications. Only notifications for the currently selected gun will be displayed, the button will not be displayed if there are no notifications.
Clicking on the notifications button will display a popup of the associated notifications. The popup can be seen in the image below. Clicking on the notification button again, or clicking the in the title bar, will close the popup.
Each notification will have a header indicating the type of notification, at the far right of the header line is an that can be used to mark the notification as seen\handled. When marking a notification as seen\handled the confirm dialog will be displayed. If the notification issue is not resolved within the configured dely (Maint Intvl Days Hold After Dismissal, default 30 days), a new notification will be added. The body of the notification will contain additional notification information and a link that can be used to resolve the notification. If the LINK is used to navigate, and changes are made that resolve the notification issue, the system will automatically remove the notification. The last line of the notification will display the date the notification was created by the system.
When dismissing a notification, the header will display the notification message and two options, Remove and Disable.
Selecting Remove will cause the notification to be removed and paused (30 days by default). If the reason for the notification is not resolved within the pause period, another notification WILL BE ADDED by the sytem.
Selecting Disable will cause the notification to be removed and NO FURTHER system notifications, of ANY TYPE, to be generated for the current firearm. Notifications can be turned back on manually using the Allow Notifications field in the gun screen.
The ability to add a User Notification has been added to the maintenance screen. Each User Notification is associated with a gun in the system. New notifications can be added from the Maintenance Screen using the button.
The subject, date and message can be defined for the new notification. Links to any Contact or system Gun can be added to the message using the standard @contact or @gun ArmoryBook Mentions
When creating the notification it can be dated from the current date to any date in the future. Notifications can be used to setup reminders for a date in the future for the currently selected gun.
Once a new notification has been entered it will appear the same as any System Notification on the Gun screen. The notifications can be changed and deleted using the standard notification edit and delete icons circled in the image below.
The new notification will also be displayed in the System Menu Notification list. Below both a User and Future notification is displayed. Note that User notifications are highlighted in a light blue and Future user notifications are a light purple color. These colors are used to easily distinguish the User notifications and Future notifications from the System notifications.
User notifications can be deleted using the . The User Notification delete screen has been simplified to only include a Remove and Cancel option.
The User Notification Filter in the Main Menu Notification search bar will display ALL user notification, both current and future.
The Future Notification filter will ONLY display user FUTURE notifications. Both filter options allow for quick and easy identification of the various new user notifications.