Adding new users
Add new users via the Django admin. It’s linked to from the nav bar:
Once there, click + Add to add a new user.
Once a user is added, if you want them to receive telephone and/or SMS alerts you should add a mobile number via the Alert subscriptions page (linked from the nav bar):
Click the edit icon next to a user to configure:
You must have correctly configured your Twilio and/or Hipchat credentials (see Configuration) for these settings to have any effect.
Mobile number- in format
Xs are country code and
Ys are local number with any leading zeroes stripped.
447842555555(UK mobile) or
- No leading
- Cabot currently uses Twilio so anything Twilio will take is fine.
Hipchat alias- the name used to @mention a user in Hipchat, without the leading
@. Must match exactly for popup notifications to work.
Fallback alert user- this is the user who will receive telephone and other alerts if nobody else is marked in the rota as being on duty.