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I have an news app which gives me the option to get informed via push notification. I would like to receive this notification but I don't want it to make a notification sound. However the app doesn't allow me to choose a custom sound. Is there any other way to make it silent?

I do NOT want to disable the notification!

€dit: I'm on Android 4.2.2 ParanoidAndroid on Nexus 4

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I do not believe there is a built-in way to do this. I highly recommend the light flow application which let's you customize light, sound and notifications on a per-app basis.

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It seems it can not directly override the settings only if I can disable notification sounds in the app –  silent_cookie Mar 8 '13 at 12:13
    
Yes, Light-Flow only allows a custom tone, but it can't suppress the sound of the app, so this doesn't work.. Thanks for your help, though! –  silent_cookie Mar 8 '13 at 16:56
    
Darn! Which application are you using? –  Tim Mar 11 '13 at 12:33
    
ZDFheute (german APP), I contacted them, maybe they will include this feature in the future –  silent_cookie Mar 11 '13 at 14:58

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