To be able to use this program, you need to have PushBots engine already included in your project. So, look at PushBots.com as first and set everything to be working. After you setup all correctly and verify, that your application can receive notifications, you can start using this utility.
If you look on application UI, you can see some options. Let’s go through and explain them.
Notification Text – here you can enter your own notification text, which can be displayed, when user receives it and unroll notification bar. You can enter up to 107 characters.
Long Text – here you can enter longer text (up to 555 characters), which can be displayed in full length. This option can be used as detailed notification. If enabled, “Picture In Notification” option is diabled automatically.
Open URL – here you can enter URL, which will be opened, after you click on notification. If not set, Android or iOS application main screen will be opened.
Own Icon – if you want to show your own icon when receiving and displaying notification. You can enter URL with icon file.
Cutom Notification Title – you can use this option for your customized notification title (default, app caption is used).
Picture In Notification – if you want to use picture in notification, here you can enter URL with picture. If enabled, “Long Text” option is diabled automatically.
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Reset Fields – this button reset all values to their defaults, erases all text and uncheck all options.
Send Push – this button send composed push message to target devices.
PushBots AppID – AppID, which you will get once you add your project onto PushBots.com. You need to fill this AppID in PushBotsSender.ini file located in installation path of application. Without this ID, it is impossible to send notifications. Also, if you freshly install PushBots Sender, you need to fill this value prior to use application.
PushBots Secret – Secret, which you will get once you add your project onto PushBots.com. You need to fill this Secret in PushBotsSender.ini file located in installation path of application. Without this ID, it is impossible to send notifications. Also, if you freshly install PushBots Sender, you need to fill this value prior to use application.