Plugins Directory » Event Notification / Email notification

Author: Rupesh J
Code repository:
Registered on: 2014-01-14 (almost 10 years ago)
Current version: 3.2.0
Compatible with: Redmine 4.0.x, 3.3.x, 3.2.x
User ratings:   (4)

Event Notifications ========


In the Redmine notifications, The notifications can be enabled at the global level of the project.
This plugin allows the capabilty to add notifications at each event of the project.
Events available at the project.
'issue_added', 'issue_updated', 'issue_note_added', 'issue_status_updated', 'issue_priority_updated', 'document_added', 'message_posted', 'news_added', 'news_comment_added', 'wiki_content_added', 'wiki_content_updated'

This plugin further enhances the redmine notifications at the issue level based on the tracker type.

Note : Not tested on versions 2.0 - 2.3.

Installation notes

Installation procedure:

  • Follow the default plugin installation procedure of redmine.
  • Login as admin, Enable the plugin event notification settings.
  • Now for all the users, The project events notification is enabled.


3.2.0 (2015-12-28)

Compatible with Redmine 4.0.x, 3.3.x, 3.2.x.

  • This plugin allows the user to be notified based on the field value of a Custom field or a Issue Category.
  • Also provides additional powerful feature to enable the user to be notified whenever a involved issue has some changes.
    • EX: This is a crude example, In our org we have specific relation for this notificaiton.
    • When a issue has a specific relation ( Say : A Follows B ) and the user has opted to be notified for the involed issue notified and is the author of issue B.
    • Whenever issue A is updated, Automatically author, Assignee of B will be notified of the ticket change done in A.
  • Additionally, Provides option to disable notiifcation on a custom field change.
    • Generally, there are some fields which are meant for data quality on which the user need not be notified. Such fields can be disabled of notification.

  • Allow Admins to update tickets in Ghost mode.
    • This allows the admin to mass update tickets without notifiying users not journalizing tickets of these changes.

  • Specify the mail delivery from user.
    • Can be from Redmine user, or the user making the changes.

  • Disable notification of tickets when a attachements are added / removed. A relation is added / removed. ( Except Blocks / Blocked By relatiosn )

custom_field_option.jpg (55.5 KB) custom_field_option.jpg Rupesh J, 2015-12-28 06:53
notification_options.jpg (15.4 KB) notification_options.jpg Rupesh J, 2015-12-28 06:53
advance_settings.jpg (36.9 KB) advance_settings.jpg Rupesh J, 2015-12-28 06:53
user_pref.jpg (31.4 KB) user_pref.jpg Rupesh J, 2015-12-28 06:53

3.0.0 (2015-04-27)

Compatible with Redmine 3.1.x, 3.0.x.

Redmine 3.0 compatible.

Plugin Version 3.0.0 branch.

Please rate the plugin.!

2.0.0 (2014-03-15)

Compatible with Redmine 2.5.x, 2.4.x, 2.3.x.

Mail notification enabled on the selected Custom fields. ( User, List, Version type)
Issue Category notification also enabled on projects having them.

Admin can define the user notifications at the Groups.

eventsnotifications.2.0.jpg (40.1 KB) eventsnotifications.2.0.jpg Rupesh J, 2014-03-15 18:36

1.0.0 (2014-01-14)

Compatible with Redmine 2.5.x, 2.4.x.

project_events.jpg (81.3 KB) project_events.jpg Rupesh J, 2014-01-14 08:53
enable_event_notification.jpg (29.2 KB) enable_event_notification.jpg Rupesh J, 2014-01-14 08:54

User ratings

  by Janeks Kamerovskis about 2 years ago

Was very good plugin for versions till v4.

Now looks couple of years not maintained. :-/

  by Raghavendra Poojary almost 8 years ago

  by Eduard Gan over 8 years ago


You can make custom field, say, "Request to the boss" and it'll begin notify your "boss" about processing of a request until you or he not put the field in "blank" state.

Worked on: Redmine 3.1.0 / Ruby 2.1.5-p273 / Rails 4.2.3

  by Rupesh J over 8 years ago