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Create Innsida message channel

You can create a shared message channel as needed. This is particularly useful if you work with people from other departments or groups: share meeting minutes, discuss strategies and coordinate activities across campuses and locations.

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Creat a new channel

(1) In the news menu, click on the button "Channels" at the bottom.

(5) Click "Create new channel".

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Then fill in information about the new channel.

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  1. Title: Use up to 40 characters.
  2. Description: A few words about the purpose of the channel.
  3. Channel icon: (optional) Upload an icon for the channel; a small illustration that can function as an icon for the channel (png, jpg, eller gif). The ideal size for icons is 16 x 16 pixles.
  4. Category (optional): Choose the category best suited, e.g. "Discussion and cooperation".
  5. Allow comments: Choose whether it should be allowed to comment.
  6. Write access: Controls who can post to the channel. If you choose "Verden" the channel will get an externaly accessible RSS feed.
  7. Read access: Controls who can subscribe to the channel.

You may also add a Rrelated website: (optional) Write the URL of the website for the department, project etc.

When the channel is created, you can read more about how you add administrators, statistics and members.

Q and A

How can I invite others to subscribe to the new channel?

Can I change the channel settings setting up the channel?


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This information will be valid from 5 August 2024 due to new version of Innsida

You can create your own message channels on Innsida. This can be useful if you want to collaborate with a group of people or share information. If you set the channel as "Open", you can get an RSS that becomes available externally.

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Create new channel

  1. Log in to Innsida
  2. Click on Channel Settings in the left column
  3. Select Create channel

Fill in the description

Title: Preferably under 40 characters
Description: A few words about what the channel will be used for
Related website: If there is a website that naturally belongs to the content
Channel categories: Which category the content belongs to
Upload an icon: If there is a logo or other graphic for the content, you can upload this. Choose format png, jpg or gif. Ideal size is 16x16 pixels.
Read access: Choose who can read messages. If you choose "Worldwide", you will be able to offer an RSS feed.
Write access: Choose who can write messages

Tell others about the new channel

To get others to subscribe, follow the instructions on this website.

Change settings

How to change settings on a message channel.


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