What are notifications?

Notifications are messages that are sent from the installation to a touchscreen, smartphone or tablet. We distinguish between:

Difference between push and informative notifications 

The table below illustrates the difference between a push notification and an informative notification:



Push notification (alarm)Informative notification
UrgencyImportant, must be read immediately.

Less important, does not need to be read immediately.

Form 
  • Pop-up on touchscreen
  • Push notification on smartphone or tablet, even when the app is closed
  • Icon on touchscreen
  • Icon on smartphone or tablet, only when the app is open
How to create?
  •  Creating a notification in the following advanced actions:

Creating a notification in a conditional action