Force Broadcast

Announcements do not appear in the Portal until their Start Date Time matches the current date and time, but you can force an announcement to appear in advance.  

The Administrator (Incident Management) user group can view incident objects and create library objects only. It is not to be confused with the Core Administrator , who can add users.

To display an announcement before its Start Date Time:

  1. Log into a user account that's been added to the Administrator (Incident Management) user group.

  2. Click the dropdown in the nav bar > Library.The Library application in the nav bar.
  3. Click the Announcements activity. The Announcements activity in the Library application.
  4. Click the announcement you want to broadcast. 
  5. Click Force Broadcast to display the announcement in the PortalThe Force Broadcast button on the Announcement Review form.