Flash notifications in the taskbar

Configure alerts on the Symphony icon displayed on the Taskbar to flash when you receive a notification by following these steps:


Note: This functionality is for the desktop version of the Symphony client only


1. Ensure Flash Notification in Taskbar is enabled (Figure 1):



Figure 1 Flash Notification

2. Ensure Symphony is minimized, or the cursor is not focused on Symphony

3. Ensure Enable Desktop Alerts is enabled for Rooms, IMs and Signals from the Alerts tab in the main Settings menu (Figure 2):



Figure 2 Message Notifications


When the user receives a message or @mention, the Symphony icon will flash orange to alert the user to a notification (Figure 3):



Figure 3 Notification Alert


Note: The flashing will stop after 10 seconds, but the orange highlight will remain until the focus is back on Symphony