Setup

Enable Feature

Open Essential Kit Settings and enable Notification Services feature in the inspector.

Enable Notification Services

Properties

Name

Description

Presentation Options

Setting for how to present the notification

None : On receiving a notification, there won't be any display or badge or sound

Alert : On receiving a notification, it's displayed with UI

Badge : On receiving a notification, badge will be displayed on the app icon

Sound : On receiving a notification, sound will be played

Uses Location Based Notifications

Enabling this will add the required permissions for location usage

Android Properties

Android specific properties

Allow Vibration : Enable this if vibration needs to be played on receiving a notification White Small Icon : Set the texture that needs to be used as small icon on devices >= Lollipop Coloured Small Icon : Set the texture that needs to be used as small icon for devices < Lollipop Allow Notification Display when Foreground : Enabling this will show the notification even when device is foreground Accent Color : Accent color for the small icon

Payload Keys

Payload keys that you can configure if your backend uses different keys

Details of an Android Notification

Setting custom resources

When creating a notification, you may want to set your own custom sounds or icons. For ex: SoundFileName or LargeIcon or BigPicture variables of INotification.

You need to place these files under Assets/StreamingAssets folder.

If you are upgrading from 1.x version, please move your files from PluginResources folder to Assets/StreamingAssets folder.

Platform specific setup