This topic is under construction for the 21.10 (October 2021) release of Sample Manager. For the previous version of this documentation, click here.
Notifications of interest to each user are shown in a
menu in the header bar. If any background imports
are in progress, the bell will be replaced with a
. The number of waiting notices will be shown in orange, superimposed on the bell or spinner icon.
Click for a listing. Each notification has a corresponding status, time of completion, and link to either the successfully imported data, or to more information about an error.
Users can control whether they receive email when events occur regarding jobs or tasks assigned to them or which they are following. Email notifications allow users to learn about important events without having to manually check job status.
For example, some events that trigger email notifications are:
- A task assigned to me is ready to be completed
- A job that includes tasks assigned to me is initiated
- A job that I owned and completed was reactivated by another user
- A comment was added to a task assigned to me
Receive Email Notifications
By default, all users will receive email notifications about events that occur regarding jobs and tasks that they are part of, or are following.
Users can choose to opt out of all email notifications by disabling this setting.
from the user menu, then check the box for Receive email notifications
to receive them. Uncheck the box to disable receiving email notifications.
to save this setting.