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Scheduling a Beacon
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To help you plan better announcements and alerts, Whatfix has a scheduler for Beacons.  You can schedule alerts for a specified time and set alerts with a recurring setting.

You can schedule based with:

  • Start date
  • End date
  • Time zone
  • Number of occurrences over a period of time

To schedule a beacon,

  1. Navigate to the Whatfix Dashboard.
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  2. In the left panel, click Widgets.
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  3. Click the Beacon tile.
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  4. Click New Segment.
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  5. Click Set Visibility Rules.
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  6. Click the WHEN tab.
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  7. Select a start and end date and time using the date selector menu.
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Note
You can also choose the time zone in GMT or simply click the Use Local Time check box to use local time.
  1. Select the Frequency to show the beacon.
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  2. Click Save.

Watch a GIF video on scheduling a Beacon

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