How to Configure Push Notifications

Watch this video or follow the steps below.

There are three steps to this process: 

  1. Create a new project and get push details – in Firebase

  2. Add project details to the app – in Fliplet Studio

  3. Setup the app to ask users to accept notifications – in Fliplet Studio

Step 1 – Create a new project in Firebase

  1. Go to the Firebase console and click on Add project

  2. Give your project a name (can be anything) and specify your location, then click Create project

  3. Now you will be launched to the project dashboard and this is where we need to get the push details

  4. Click the settings button and then click on Project settings

  5. In the first tab, you can find Project ID which you need to enter in Fliplet Studio. The other two items you can find in the Cloud Messaging tab


Step 2 – Add project details in Fliplet Studio

  1. Go to the Publish section in Fliplet Studio

  2. Click ‘Publish to Android devices’ and go to the ‘Push notifications’ tab

  3. Here you need to enter the information from Firebase: 

    1. Firebase sender ID

    2. Firebase server key

    3. Project ID

  4. Click save

Step 3 – Set up the app to ask users to sign up for notifications

  1. In Fliplet Studio, go to  ‘Send notifications’ in the publish section

  2. In the ‘Permission popup’ tab, tick the box for “Show notification pop-up automatically” 

  3. Click save

The final step is to publish a new version of the app to either the Google play store or your Enterprise app store. For more information read the article about how to publish to Google play store or how to publish an Enterprise Android app