This topic is about the different types of notifications and alerts used in FarmIQ, why they are important and how you can customise them.
This table shows the types of notifications and alerts that are used in FarmIQ and why they are useful.
Find the notifications bell on the Navigation bar.
The number in the red box on the bell alerts you when you need to review or resolve an event or a transaction has not been processed and tells you how many unresolved notifications there are.
They need your action to complete the recording of an event.
To remind you to keep your health and safety plans and records up to date.
FarmIQ sends an alert when:
during the past 12 months.
To immediately notify people about incidents recorded.
You can set up who receives these notifications.
Task notifications are shown on the Task bar and on the right hand panel of the Dashboard or Noticeboard.
To ensure that you and your staff are made aware when their competencies will soon need to be updated.
The alert is sent to the selected staff member's email address as recorded in FarmIQ.
To alert you to occasional System or news notifications and user tips.
These pop-up on your screen from time to time. Close them by clicking the X in the top, right corner. They are stored on the Noticeboard.
A handy place to refer to:
- pop-up notices and alerts once you have closed them
- tips on using the System
- news items.
To alert you to visit and download requests.
So that you can review and approve or reject visit and download requests:
- in the FarmIQ system or
- on the mobile app.
Notifications on your phone
The FarmIQ mobile app Notifications bell:
The version of FarmIQ that runs on a computer.
For some notifications and alerts you can customise:
To find out more about your options click the links below: