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How To Delay Actions In Your Account For organizations at the Professional level of or higher.

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If your organization’s Room Alert Account has been upgraded to the Professional level or higher, you may delay your actions. When delayed, notifications will only send after an alert has been triggered for a specific amount of time.

For example, if you want to be notified if someone forgot to close the office door, you can delay your action for 10 minutes. If the door is opened and closed within 10 minutes, no notification will be sent.

Step 1: Open your alert's interface.

Follow these steps to open the alert’s interface:

1. Log in to your account at

2. Select Alerts from the navigation bar to the left.

3. In your Alert List tab, you’ll see a list of all of your configured alerts. Click on an alert to open its interface.

4. Here, you can configure advanced features.

Step 2: Delay an action.

Follow these steps to apply a delay to your action:

1. First, place your cursor over an action to pull up the delete, edit, and test icons.

2. Select the edit icon to open the Modify Action section.


3. Then select the Delay Action check box.

4. Select a delay period from the drop-down menu.

     In our example, we’ve selected 10 minutes.

5. Then, select Save Changes.

For information about other advanced alerting features, please see How To Configure Advanced Alerting Features.