Note: To complete these procedures, you must be assigned a role having the necessary permissions. To determine your role, follow the directions in Participant roles. For a basic understanding of roles and permissions, see Permissions and roles: Overview.
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To add an announcement:
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Display to selected
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Showto release your announcement or
Hideto hide it, or select
Specify Dates, and then select a beginning date and ending date for the file's visibility.
Note: If you choose to specify dates, any email notifications will be sent out on the specified beginning date.
Email Notificationdrop-down list, select the appropriate option:
None - No notification(the default setting).
Low - Not received by those who have opted out.
High - All participants.
Note: Participants can choose whether they want to receive all announcements or only high-priority announcements.
Add Announcement. To preview your announcement, click
Preview. To cancel, click
To edit an announcement:
Note: If you don't have sufficient rights to edit a particular announcement, you will not see the option to revise it. Also, you can edit only one announcement at a time.
To delete one or more announcements:
Note: If you don't have sufficient rights to delete a particular announcement, you will not see a box next to its title.