Create an announcement display style

Define the background color, foreground color, and text alignment of one or more announcements. The display style only applies to announcements that appear in a banner.

Before you begin

Role required: admin, sp_admin, or announcement_admin

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Service Portal > Announcements.
  2. Open an existing announcement or create a new announcement.
  3. In the Display style field, click the reference lookup icon to open the referenced table.
    The Announcement Styles [announcement_style] list view opens.
  4. Click New to create a new display style.
  5. Complete the form.
    Field Description
    Name Internal name of the display style.
    Application The application scope of the announcement. This value is read-only.
    Background color Color name or HEX value in the format #000000 for the announcement background.
    Foreground color Color name or HEX value in the format #000000 for the announcement text.
    Alignment Text alignment. Options include:
    • Left align
    • Center align
  6. Click Submit.

Result

Navigate to the Service Portal associated with the announcement record to view the announcement.