Creating SMS notifications

After you create an SMS notification profile, you can add it as a rule notification on one of the rules pages:

To create an SMS notification:

  1. From the top menu, select Server > Notifications. The Notifications page opens.
  2. Click Create SMS. The Create SMS Notification page opens.
  3. Enter the appropriate information for each of the fields.
    • Name. Enter a name for this notification. This name is for your reference only and will never be displayed to the notification recipient.
    • Description. Enter or modify the description. This description is for your reference only.
    • SMS provider. Click Select to choose a provider for this notification.
    • Delivery mode. Select the radio button for the delivery mode you want to use with this notification. Depending on the provider selected, only one option may be available.
      • Email. Enter the email address to which you want to send the notification.
      • Dialup. Enter the telephone number to dial when this notification is initiated.
    • Message. Enter the message that should be sent with this notification. You can use notification variables in this field.
  4. Click Save.