Push Templates
Overview of push notification templates
Templates allow you to reuse your push notifications. The following tables give details about all of the available template fields as there are quite a few of them.

Field descriptions

Some of the fields are platform-specific, as such the following fields are divided into any platform and platform-specific fields.

Any platform fields

Field
Type
Description
Providers
ID
string
The ID of a template that is used for API requests.
All
Template
string
Name of a template used for display purposes.
All
Code
string
Razor syntax code block to process tokens. Attached to other fields: title, body, data, subtitle.
All
Title
string
Title displayed in a notification above the message body.
Translatable.
All
Body
string
Message body displayed in the notification.
Translatable.
All
Priority
string
Message delivery priority. The default priority translates to "High" on IOS and "Normal" on Android.
All
Ttl
integer
Time to live in seconds. The notification will be expired if the device does not come back online within this time.
All
Data
object
JSON object of <string, string> pairs delivered with notification.
All
Meta
object
This is not delivered with push notification. Key-value pairs that can be received when getting already pushed notifications.
All
Url
string
Url to open when the user clicks on the notification. Example: https://codemash.io.
OneSignal, Firebase
Image
string
URL to an image to display in the notification.
OneSignal, Firebase
Collapse ID
string
Only one notification with the same id will be shown on the device in case the user gets more than one notification of the same collapse ID.
OneSignal, Firebase
Buttons
object
Buttons to show below notification. Icons only work on Android.
Translatable.
OneSignal

Android fields

Field
Type
Description
Providers
Group ID
string
Notifications with the same group id will be stacked together (different from collapse as collapse shows the last notification and group shows them grouped).
OneSignal, Firebase
Group message
string
A message displayed if at least 2 notifications are grouped together. Default is "$[notif_count] new messages". Parameter $[notif_count] will be replaced with total grouped notifications. Example: "You have $[notif_count] new messages".
Translatable.
OneSignal
Channel ID
string
The Android Oreo Notification Category to send the notification under.
All
Restricted package name
string
The package name of the application where the registration token must match in order to receive the message.
Firebase
Sound
string
A filename of sound played when a notification arrives. Specify "default" to play default sound.
OneSignal, Firebase
Visibility
string
Visibility of the notification.
  1. 1.
    Private (Default) - hides message content on the clock screen if the user has set to hide sensitive notification content in system settings.
  2. 2.
    Public - Shows full notification on the lock screen.
  3. 3.
    Secret - Doesn't reveal any message content on the lock screen.
OneSignal, Firebase
Default vibration settings
bool
If true, uses default Android's vibrate pattern.
Firebase
Vibration timings
string
String separated by comma (,) of vibration times in seconds. First value - time to wait, second - time to vibrate (keep repeating these values for on/off effects). Example: "2s,1.5s,2s,1s" (wait for 2s, vibrate for 1.5s, then wait for 2s and finally vibrate for 1s).
Firebase
Default light settings
bool
If true, uses default LED light settings from configuration.
Firebase
Led color
string
Device LED notification light. ARGB Hex format. Example(Blue): "FF0000FF".
OneSignal, Firebase
Light on duration
string
Along with "Light off duration", define the blink rate of LED flashes. Duration in seconds with up to nine fractional digits, terminated by 's'. Example: "3.5s".
Firebase
Light off duration
string
Along with "Light on duration", define the blink rate of LED flashes. Duration in seconds with up to nine fractional digits, terminated by 's'. Example: "3.5s".
Firebase
Accent color
string
The background color of the notification circle to the left of the notification text. Example(Blue): "FF0000FF".
OneSignal, Firebase
Small icon
string
The notification's icon. If not set, sets the default app icon from app settings.
OneSignal, Firebase
Large icon
string
Shows instead of a small icon. Can be a drawable resource name or a URL.
OneSignal
Background Layer
object
Background image for notification.
OneSignal
Sticky
bool
If true, notification persists even when the user clicks it.
Firebase

iOS fields

Field
Type
Description
Providers
Push type
string
Must reflect the content of the notification. Valid values are "alert", "background", "voip". The default is "alert".
OneSignal, Firebase
App's bundle ID
string
The topic for the notification. In general, the topic is your app’s bundle ID, but it may have a suffix based on the push notification type (only voip type requires a suffix).
Firebase
Group ID
string
Notifications with the same group id will be stacked together (different from collapse as collapse shows the last notification and group shows them grouped).
OneSignal, Firebase
Subtitle
string
Message subtitle displayed below the title.
Translatable.
All
Content available
bool
If true, wakes an app from the background to run custom native code.
All
Category
string
Category APS payload. Example: calendar the category which contains actions like accept and decline .
All
Bade count
string
Amount to set for notification count. If not specified, displays an incremented amount. (Should be omitted as CodeMash implementation does not support this correctly).
All
Sound
string
A filename of sound played when a notification arrives. Specify "default" to play default sound.
All

External references

As CodeMash is using other notification providers internally, the following resources give more details about each of the field.
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