Announcements are a communication tool that you can use to provide your students with subject information like:
An announcement can contain:
To maintain the formatting of an announcement you are required to send the announcement immediately. This will send the email to the students inbox immediately and will maintain formatting of the announcements.
The Interact2 Announcements tool does not allow all images, files or videos to be viewed from the email copy of the announcements. The following information is a summary of the options available for viewing announcements in emails. Announcements in Interact2 appear as formatted.
|Type of content|
or formatting added
|Send a copy of this|
announcement immediately ticked
|Image added via Insert image in editor||Yes||Image appears in email notification.|
|Image added via Insert image in editor||No||Image does not appear in email notification|
|Link added via hyperlink in editor||Yes||Link appears and can be accessed from email. |
If link is to page in Interact 2 site you will be required to log in if not already in Interact 2.
|File attachment||Yes||User can open or download the file from email. You will be required to log in to Interact 2 if not already logged in.|
|YouTube video, embedded||Yes||Not visible|
|Course Link||Yes||Not visible|
View workarounds on the Known Issues page for: