Notifications permissions

Setting

Allows users to

Users will see

Also required

Applicable org unit types

Receive Instant Notifications Receive instant SMS and email messages from any org unit

Notifications in the Announcements widget menu.

The Instant Notifications section on the Notifications page.

N/A Organization
Receive Digest Notifications Receive emails of daily activity summaries from any org unit

Notifications in the Announcements widget menu.

The Summary of Activity section on the Notifications page.

N/A Organization
Manage Mobile Carriers Set mobile carrier The Mobile Carrier Management link in Admin Tools. N/A Organization
Set custom email for notifications Set alternate email address for notifications

After setting an alternate email address in the General Settings section of the Account Settings page, a confirmation email is sent to the alternate email address. After confirming, notifications are sent to the custom email address.

To allow users to receive notifications at custom email addresses, grant new roles this permission. For existing roles, this permission is turned on by default.

N/A Organization
View Other Users Alerts (API only)

View the current set of Brightspace alerts for another user.

This applies to the

GET Alerts/(UserId)

API route.

N/A N/A Organization
Manage Other Users Notification Settings (API Only)

View and update the Notifications settings for another user. It applies to the following API routes:

PUT another User’s Notification Settings

 

PUT – Subscribe a User to a specific Notification

GET another User’s Notification Settings

GET a User’s list of Notification subscriptions

 

DELETE – Remove a specific Notification Subscription for a User

N/A N/A Organization