How to Make FUTRLI Alert Notifications Even More Powerful on Your Smartphone
Posted on 2nd April 2016 in The Forecast
Written by Amy Harris
FUTRLI is a fantastic tool to monitor your business performance in your sleep. Our alerts will notify you on auto-pilot so you can turn it on in app and mentally switch off. This is an example guide for an iPhone as we’re Apple converts at FUTRLI, but if you search the web you’ll be able to find more how-tos. The principle is the same. - 3minute read
Because we sync with Xero and Quickbooks daily, you’ll be the first to know if there are changes that need your attention. You can even set warning alerts for you or your team.
Rather than relying on when you next log into your inbox to see the message, your phone can be configured to VIP alert you thus enabling sound, vibrations or lock screen notifications solely for FUTRLI notifications. The good news, it’s really easy to do and genuinely life changing. Once enabled, you’ll wonder how you coped without it!
1. First, you’ll want to make sure you have set up some alerts for your business. For example…
- It’s good news when your bank balance reaches a set amount
- It’s bad news when your accounts payable has risen above an agreed amount
- It’s good news when average spend per head exceeds your target
Our alerts work for financial and non-financial data and, importantly, it is not just about the past or present. We look to the future and will warn you if assumptions you’ve made about your business forecast are not as expected for good or bad reasons.
2. We’ll email notifications to you so the next step is to set up FUTRLI as a VIP
Open the mail app and search your inbox for ‘admin@FUTRLI.com’. Then open the email and tap on our email address. This will open the Sender” pane, click to add us to your VIPs.
Emails from us will now appear in your special VIP mailbox.
Exit to the home screen of your mail app, as shown above. Here you will see ‘VIP’, select this to edit how you’re notified controlling sounds, style etc.