A Detailed Explanation of Message Inbox in Magento 2

When you log in the Admin account, you sometimes receives messages from Magento on a regular basis. In this article, you will have an introduction of Message Inbox in Magento 2.


What is Message Inbox?

The bell icon in the header displays notifications of unread messages in your box. The content of messages includes patches, new releases, system update and forthcoming events.

Regarding messages of critical importance, they keep appearing in a pop-up window whenever you sign into your account. These notifications disappear only when you mark them as read or remove them.

With the notice grid lists, you can see all messages and carry out actions such as viewing detailed information, marking messages as read and deleting them from the inbox. Moreover, notifications are rated by severity and shown with the most recent at the top.

Message Inbox In Magento 2

Explore Incoming Messages

  1. Click the bell icon in the header then read the summing-up and do any of these options:
  • Tap the message to view full content if needed
  • Choose the delete icon on the right of the message to remove the messsage
  • Select See All to show the Notifications grid
  1. In terms of urgently important messages, do one of the following:
  • Tap Read Details
  • Click Close to remove the popup but keep the message active

See All Notifications

  1. Do one of two choices:
  • Click the Notification icon in the header -> Choose See All in the footer of the summary
  • Select System on the Admin Sidebar -> Tap Notifications under Other Settings
  1. Do one of the following in the Action column
  • Click Read Details to view more information (a new window including the linked page exists)
  • Choose Mark As Read to hold the message in your inbox
  • Use Remove tab to erase the message
  1.  If you want to apply an action to many message, choose one of two options:
  • Mark the checkbox of each message you need in the first column
  • Set the Mass Actions control to choose multiple messages
  1. To set the Actions control, do any of the following:
  • Mark as Read
  • Remove
  1.  Click Submit to finish the process

Configure Notices

  1. Choose Stores on the Admin Sidebar -> Select Configuration under Settings
  2. Tap System under Advanced in the left panel
  3. Widen the Notifications part and do these steps:
  • Apply Yes to Use HTTPS to Get Feed if your store Admin runs over a secure URL
  • Set Update Frequency to choose how often your inbox is updated and the interval can be from one to twenty-four hours
  1. Select Save Config to complete

We have presented about Message Inbox in Magento 2.  We hope that you have had the details about message inbox in Magento 2. If you need any help, please feel free to contact us.

An Introduction of Store Admin in Magento 2

Talking about an online store in general, and in Magento in specific, we know that there are 2 factors in the site: the frontend and the backend. The frontend is all things what you want to show for customers, whereas, the backend is where you totally control everything about your store, such as products, customers, and so on. In this article, we will introduce about Store Admin in Magento 2 so you can have an overview of this term in the backend of Magento 2.

Store Admin in Magento 2

Store admin in Magento 2
Store Admin in Magento 2

At first, you need to login your account in the backend, and this is your store admin. Actually, Store Admin is understood like a back manager office protected by password. In this office, you enable to configure products, set up promotions, organize and manage order or other admin tasks. Obviously, admin does all the configuration tasks and organize store management.

An interesting feature is that when you install Magento, your initial sign-in credentials are set up. In case your password is forgot, there will be a temporary password sent to your email address which is associated with your account. For higher security, you can totally configure a case-sensitive username and password for your store requirement. If you want additional security, you can configure CAPTCHA requirement for admin login.

Discussing about Store Admin, you might talk about:

  • Admin Sign-in: you will learn how to sign in and sign out your Admin account.
  • Your Admin Account: it is initially set up during the installation.
  • Admin Sidebar: this is located on the left side of the admin dashboard
  • Admin Workspace: this factor supplies access to all the tools, data and content you need to organize your store.

However, we would not introduce these factors in this blog, and we will reveal them in the next coming article.

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