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Creating a Factiva Alert

This video provides a brief run through on how to create an Alert within Factiva.com. Click here to learn how you can customize your alert delivery.

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to create an alert in fact even that calm your first one to test your search
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strategy
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to make sure it is pulling the types of articles you are interested in
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monitoring
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when creating your search strategy
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you can quickly see the current transmitters you have in place
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be a yellow toolbar the chapter the page when sure satisfied with the results you
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click on the same as alert button
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me upper right hand corner to name your alert and select your
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email delivery preferences at the top of the page it happened to 25 characters to
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mean you're alert
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you can also make any other modifications to your search strategy on
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this page
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and then scroll to the bottom selector email delivery actions
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you can elect to have publications Web news
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or both to refer to your email in addition
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you can turn on the duplicate and buyer to remove
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identical or similar articles from your email delivery
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then you have the action to select at their bundle
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or custom delivery for your alert with bundle
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you can have up to 15 alerts delivered to you in one email
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once but twice a day with custom delivery
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E that applies to just this one alerted and you can either let the haps
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scheduled
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or continuous email delivery with scheduled
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that delivery times are based on your time zone and it typically
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8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. with continuous
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you'll receive an e-mail anytime in a and story comes in that matches your
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search criteria
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in this example
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I'm going to select first delivery for the battle email
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option and click on Start a learning to create man where
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I can now go to the manage alerts
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tapped you my language confirm that it's been fed after first delivery
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for on Dell and then go to the bank actions in the upper right hand corner
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to specify mind at least three times and make any other modifications
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from here and can specify my
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email for match selected delivery time
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and then scroll to the bottom of the page to save incomplete man their
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creation

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