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I've noticed that when I get an alert (an incoming email, or a notification from an app (cough Words with Friends cough) and the screen is locked, I'll hear the alert sound but, when I wake up the tablet, I won't see the alert.

Is there any way of having the tablet leave those alerts on the screen until I wake it up?

I'm using a Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 wifi-only, running Honeycomb 3.2.

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So... nothing? Not even that this isn't possible? – neilfein Jan 30 '12 at 3:53
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The Samsung flavor of Android (and possibly others?) keeps the alerts accesible, but very well-hidden. Click on the section of the bottom menu bar with the time, then slide up where it reads "Settings". The alerts are visible there.

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