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Notification is a gh-element that allows to send notifications about adding items or updating items of the selected applications.

Functional Characteristic

The main function of this element is to send notifications about some application updates. This is especially useful for elements that update items or add new items, but do not display changes or are configured not to display them:

Value Format

This element does not contain any value.

Element Options

The notification element has two blocks of settings.

Field Settings

Field settings of the notification element consist of two standard settings Field name and Name space, as well as one additional option.

Settings of notifications field

Name Description
Hide automatically allows to turn on the automatically hiding of the pop-up window

Hide Automatically

When this function is on, the pop-up window with updates will hide automatically. This means that user do not have to click the cancel button to hide the pop-up window.

Cases Settings

The current element can track updates of several applications at the same time and notifications can look different.

Settings of notifications cases

Name Description
Application allows you to select the application in which updates will be tracked; details...
View name allows to select thee view that will be displayed in the pop-up window; details...
Conditions allows to filter updates of which items will be tracked and which will not; details...
Event Type allows you to select the type of event that will be tracked; details...
Edit allows to edit or delete the case; details...


This is the application whose updates will be monitored. It is also the source of the view for the pop-up window.

View Name

This is the selected view that will be displayed in the pop-up window.


The current feature allows you to add filters that will determine which events of which items will be tracked.

Event Type

There are two types of application updates that can be tracked. That updates are events:

  • Item add
  • Item update


The last column contains two buttons for editing and deleting the case.

Element Style

Since the current element is not interactive, there are no additional style settings. This style block consists only of standard options and several types of interpretation.

Style of notification element

Data Model

The element data model consists of two arrays:

    "data_model": {
        "interpretation": [],
        "options": [{
            "app_id": "29655",
            "event_type": "gh_item_update,gh_items_add",
            "filters_list": [],
            "view_id": "1568475"
Name Type Description
interpretation array contains all element interpretation types
options array contains all cases of applications and their updates
app_id string contains ID of the selected application
event_type string contains all selected types of events that are monitored
filters_list array contains all filters applied to the application items
view_id string contains ID of the app view


Since the current element does not contain a value, it cannot be filtered.


The current element has only one type of interpretation. This is the default type, which displays the element as an icon.

Types of notifications interpretation