Questions related to Android Mobile notifications, which can be visual (alert in notification bar), sounds, vibration of device, or arrival of mobile notifications via SMS. If applicable, please use the more specific tags as e.g. 'notification-bar' or 'notification-led'. See the full tag wiki for ...

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shut off individual text notifications

If i am on a group text thread and don't want a notification going off every time they text how do i shut off the notification for that thread only. I still want to receive notification for other ...
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What does “Ignore messages like this” do? How do I see what I've ignored?

When I tap and hold on a notification in the notifications list, I get an option to "Ignore messages like this." I can't find any explanation, though, of what this means. Does it really mean, ignore ...
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music player and notifications isn't showing after installing lollipo(galaxy s5)

So the problem is after installing Lollipop on My samsung Galaxy S5 my notifications went missing. My music player when active and screen is locked is missing. So maybe someone can help me get music ...
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Status bar notifications on android 5 lockscreen

Is there any way to get KitKat like behaviour for notifications on lockscreen... I.e not displaying list of notifications (either with or without "sensitive" data), but showing icons for notifications ...
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Create notification when bluetooth data is received: Hard to code? [closed]

I am currently working on an arduino project that connects to my phone using a bluetooth module. On the arduino I have various diagnostic sensors hooked up to it. When the sensors "sense an error," I ...
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Can I get Android to not expand the top notification?

I've had Android 4.4 (on a HTC One) for a while now. And it never automatically expanded notifications. A short while ago I accidentally expanded one of the notifications, and at that point the system ...
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How can i change text vibration on my Galaxy S3?

I want to change sms vibrations on my Galaxy S3 but I can only change it for incoming calls. Can someone tell how to change notification vibrations for sms on my Samsung Galaxy S3? Thank you in ...
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Any way to set lockscreen notifications on AT&T LG G3 Lollipop?

AT&T appears to have completely disabled the lockscreen notification settings in their LG G3 Lollipop update. Anyone know of any way to change which notifications are shown, which are sensitive, ...
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How to hide Gmail address on Lollipop's lockscreen notifications?

I have a Moto G (2nd Generation) with Android 5.0.2 (Lollipop) which I updated to last night. How does one hide or keep one's private Gmail address from appearing in Gmail lockscreen notifications? ...
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galaxy s3 mini - notifcation sounds -how to turn off.

I have the default notification sounds set to silent but every few minutes a bell sounds. Does anyone know what is causing it?
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“Please select a keyboard layout” notification on wake?

I have an RCA brand tablet that came with its own physical keyboard. Whenever I connect this keyboard or turn on the screen while the keyboard is connected, I get this notification: If I click on ...
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galaxy s5 random sounds that comes when media sound is up

I keep getting a random notification type noise. I am unconvinced on what the noise is from. my belief is that it comes from my wifi kicking in and out with the arrows. I have gone mad with the noise. ...
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How do I set my texts to vibrate differently from other notifications?

So I switched from iPhone (4s) to Android (Galaxy S5) recently and I love everything except the sound settings. With my iPhone, I could set the phone to vibrate once for emails, twice for texts, and a ...
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tts or some other notification sounds not playing at right time when screen is off

tts stops reading the next paragraph when screen is off , notification sounds from some apps don't play while screen is off. But when I turn on the screen it starts playing again, even if I don't ...
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How can I customize which Gmail notifications are shown in the notification bar?

I receive dozen of useless newsletters everyday from my school, at the same time the same addresses may send a few important e-mails that I need to read ASAP. How can I setup the Gmail client and the ...
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Hide the number of unread messages on any app icon

I have an android smartphone ( Galaxy 3 ). I have turned off any notification from whatsapp, facebook , twitter, etc However i can still see the number of unread messages and notifications while ...
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Google Inbox on Android. Any way to receive a notification for each new message in a conversation?

If I have a conversation with unread messages, I get no new notifications for new messages in the conversation. Is there a way to get these notifications?
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How do I stop some notifications but keep text notifications?

I have a Samsung galaxy s2 and I treats all notifications as the same. I want text notifications, but I want to stop the game notifications. I find nothing in the apps, or the system to stop this. Is ...
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Temporarily disable notifications

I need a way to temporarily disable all notifications with ONE CLICK ONLY, for example via widget or EQS. I don't care if it is for all apps or just whatsapp, as long as it prevents vibration and ...
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HTC Desire 610 Voicemail Notification

I don't see any notification on my phone when I have a new voicemail. I can press the '1' and hear whether or not there are any new messages, but don't see anything like the number on the phone ...
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Apps suddently stopped sending notifications on my Nexus 7 (2013) running Lolypop 5.0.2

I have noticed that some apps (not all but a select few like Quizbattle and Wordfeud) have stopped sending notifications. I have checked under App Info that notifications indeed is enabled, and other ...
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Can I send Android device's Notifications(like SMS, Gmail, WhatsApp) to my PC?

Most of the time, when I keep my device for charging, away from my PC where I work, I get lot of notifications from things like Gmail, WhatsApp, SMS and Hangout, and other communication apps. I know ...
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How to disable vibration in Google Keep Reminders?

Every time I get a reminder in Google Keep I hear the notification sound and the phone vibrates. I'd like to hear the notification sound but I don't want the phone to vibrate. How can I disable the ...
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Android Gmail not syncing anymore(

I'm using a 2014 Moto X on Verizon Wireless with Android 5.0. Everything was working okay until all I noticed that I'm no longer getting Gmail notifications anymore. I tried following : Gmail won't ...
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My notification sound is different than what I have set for some contacts

Samsung Galaxy S5 - T-Mobile. I am using the stock sms app. I have added my own notifications and for a long time they were working fine. I have the notification set to a bottle opener sound. When ...
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How do I open a used notification in Android?

Does it have someway to "re-use" the push notifications? I know that exists a way to create a shortcut to only view the used and past notifications. I want something that gives me the oportunity to ...
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How, if possible to stop the visual battery disconnect visual notification side pop up on Android 4.4/LG Cellphone VS450PP?

I use a case on my phone that makes the various usb plugs I have hard to stay in, I know I could probably cut a wider space but meanwhile, I cannot find any setting to stop this annoying side pop up ...
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Delay on notifications from Facebook and Skype app on Lollipop

I use a Google Nexus 5 with Android Lollipop, the latest version. I use both Facebook messenger, Skype, and Whatsapp as message services. All three of those often have a delay (up to 30 minutes ...
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Disable default lockscreen notifications on Micromax Canvas A74

I'm using Micromax Canvas A74 running Android Jellybean. Recently I searched for a locksceen notification widget and found "NiLS Lockscreen Notifications". But now the problem is, how can I disable ...
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Recurring Notifications Problem

I have an HTC One M8 running Android KitKat 4.4.4, HTC Sense version 6.0. I've owned the phone since Dec. 30, 2014. Not sure how, or why, but about 3 days after purchase, I started to have a problem ...
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How to stop repeated requests to install an app?

I'm getting the same message or rather, a notification, several times daily, a request to install an app (Zero Launcher, specifically) and it doesn't seem to stop. It's starting to feel like ...
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new posh orion mini that keep getting a notification that says “incoming messages blocked” because of low internal storage

i recently bought a posh orion mini (literally a week ago) and i keep getting a notification that says "incoming messages blocked" because of low internal storage. there is also a consistent ...
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Verizon Samsung Galaxy S3…trying to change notification sound

Phone has an annoying notification sound that I cannot get rid of. Want to completely delete off my system if possible. I've gone into settings under Sound and it has a different sound than the one ...
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How to enable key lighting on notifications

I have a Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus S7500, and I'd like to have the bottom keys (namely "options" and "back") to be lighted or blinking when I receive a notification (such as a new message, a reminder, ...
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Only vibrate when there are no active notifications

Is there a way to tell android only to vibrate if there are no active notifications? Example: I use telegram messenger, and when receiving a message the phone vibrates. Even so I do not use the phone ...
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How do I silence “Galaxy Apps”?

By "Galaxy Apps" I don't mean "apps installed on my Galaxy S4", I specifically mean the app called "Galaxy Apps". Apparently, the purpose of the app is to keep the pre-installed junk that cannot be ...
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Two-finger swipe 'breaks' heads-up notifications on Lollipop?

I have a Nexus 7 (2013) and a Moto X (2014) running Lollipop. On both of these, if I get a heads-up notification (i.e., those that show up on top of the screen when the device is unlocked) and swipe ...
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Is there a way to “mute” an alert tone that's already in the process of playing?

I've got a Samsung Galaxy S5 and have it set to play a fairly loud 15 second alert if I get a text message in the middle of the night (I'm frequently on-call). I usually wake up within the first 5 ...
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Crossed bell on notification meaning in CM12's Lollipop

I'm using OnePlus One (bacon) running CM12 Unofficial (daleski75's build). If you long-press a notification, you could see a crossed bell on some app. It seems to permanently mute every ...
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Automatic deletion of new mail gmail notification on android when already read online

If I get a new mail in gmail I am happy to see the notification for this. But if I had read the mail on web gmail on a desktop pc already I don't want to see a notification. Is there a setting in ...
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Completely muting notifications while leaving the ringtone on vibration

I have an LG G2. I'd like to completely mute notifications, while leaving the ringtone on vibration. I know I can set different volumes to notifications and ringtone, but the lowest the notifications ...
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Determining/stopping random phantom notifications during calls

I recently switch carriers and got a used Galaxy S4 to replace the one I would no longer be using. The phone was already cleaned up but I did a factory reset on it myself to be sure. The problem I ...
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Is this notification that keeps coming up on my phone a virus?

This notification keeps coming up, and i'm not sure if it's real or a virus, or how to stop it coming up. It says 'Android system warning! Google has found serious bugs in your Battery Module!Click on ...
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How to shrink a notification in notification bar in Android Lollipop?

I was used to shrinking and enlarging notifications for more buttons in former android version - Kitkat. Now with Lollipop I am unsure how to execute this. I want to shrink notificaitons with buttons ...
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What is the difference between these two persistent notifications?

I use two apps which require a persistent notification: (1) the Pebble Smartwatch app, and Tasker. When I pull down the notification bar (see screenshot), I see both notifications. However, only the ...
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Interruptions are either broken or some apps disregard settings?

So, I updated to Android 5 and I discovered this new feature, interruptions and priority notifications. I set up the phone to interrupt me only for calls and messages and I went to sleep. I was ...
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notification alert without unlocking screen on Lollipop

Before my phone got upgraded to lollipop, I was able see that I had a missed call,SMS text, other app notification without having to unlock my screen. Now I have to unlock my screen just to see if I ...
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How to permanently disable priority interruptions setting?

I'd like to revert to the pre-Android 5.0 Lollipop behaviour of having all notifications (including calls, messages and alerts) come through at all times. The problem is that whenever I configure the ...
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Dismissing an upcoming alarm when a Calendar notification is present

I had my Nexus 5 updated to Android 5.0 recently. I notice the following "interesting" behavior of the new notification system in Android 5.0. As you know, when there is an upcoming alarm the stock ...
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Android 5.0 download notification hidden forever

I've got a Nexus 4 and have been looking forward to update to Android 5.0 Lollipop, so I installed MultiROM and set a secondary ROM for that. While playing with the notification control in Settings, I ...