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Why are heads up notifications not showing after an update in Samsung Galaxy E7?

I've recently updated my Samsung device to Android 5.1.1 lollipop and as I have been playing around with it I noticed that I wasn't getting any heads up notifications. Is there a certain option to ...
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Instagram Post Notification Cache Location

Instagram has a "post notification" feature which notifies users on a specific user's new posts. These notifications show the image preview in expanded notification view in notification panel. The ...
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Most frequently used contact is muted but mute isn't checked, how to unmute/demute?

I mainly use my phone to contact one person. Recently the contact's texts got muted so no notification sounds. In the conversation view the little mute icon shows but in the menu the mute option is ...
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Remove persistent notification of an app without disabling all of its notifications

The latest Pushbullet update (v17.0.4) for Android has added a persistent notification to my notification drawer. The app indicates that I can remove the notification by enabling Pushbullet in the ...
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Disable vibration of the phone, but leave it on smartwatch

I'm trying to figure out the best setting for my Android 5.1 phone during my working hours. When I'm at my workplace, my phone is constantly docked and in set to the Priority mode (this is ...
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Phantom noise diagnosis: logcat included

I've got brand new Moto X Style. Great phone, but I have a weird issue which I'm trying to diagnose. My phone sometimes makes that volume change acknowledgement noise without any interaction. If you ...
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Google Calendar notification are silent

The notification show up on time but since yesterday the phone remains silent. Before there was a little sound with the notifcation. I have checked the volume of the phone, the blocking mode is off, ...
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How do I turn off email notifications on my Gmail app on Android?

I'm using an LG Tribute phone which I recently purchased for Virgin Mobile. I have Gmail installed and by default, whenever I get an email, it generates a notification (in my case a buzz since I have ...
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No notifications with screen off

I have Xiaomi Redmi 2 with CyanogenMod 11, and all apps have notifications only if they are launched but few seconds later after screen goes off, nothing is working (WhatsApp, Mail, etc) I need turn ...
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How to turn off notifications during phone call

I am receiving notifications during phone calls on my Samsung Galaxy 6 Edge. The only time I receive the notifications is when I am on a phone call. It is extremely annoying. In the Phone App, ...
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Can I configure the Type of notification my weather app gives me?

I installed a weather app called "The Weather Channel". What I really like about it is that it cleverly uses notifications to display the current temperature at the top left corner of my phone. ...
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Messages about Adobe Air a Measure stopping

I have an Android Bassoon tablet. Every time I turn it on and want to write or look up something, the following notes appear on the screen: 'adobe air has stopped' and 'measure has stopped'. These ...
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Change when phone beeps for notifications

My phone makes a lot of noise when it's not in use. I think this is because apps running in the background have experienced an event, like Clash of the Clans. How can I change this? I'd really like to ...
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Turn off vibration for 'Sign in to WiFi network' notification

Since the Android 6.0 update on Nexus 5, everytime I get the notification 'Sign in to WiFi network' the phone vibrates. Any idea where I can turn this off while keeping the vibration for calls, SMS, ...
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Call: vibrate, Whatsapp: don't vibrate

When I'm at work, I'd like to put my Nexus 5 (Marshmallow) on silent. My definition of silent is: for incoming calls the phone should vibrate, for everything else (i.e. messages) I don't want any ...
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Sync Facebook on different devices to avoid getting duplicate notifications

My wife has two Android tablets, a Nexus 2012 and a Dell Venue. If after using one tablet for a few days, she uses the other, then she gets a lot of Facebook notifications which she already got on the ...
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How to stop Skype Calls from notifying me continuously like a Phone Call?

When I receive a Skype Call, Android notifies me continuously in a fashion similar to that of a Phone Call. This is undesirable. I would like Skype Calls to notify me at most once, in a way similar to ...
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in built apps update

Every minute my phone seizes and "unfortunately, measure has stopped" pops up. It makes my phone slow. Under application manager in settings, the app is there but I can't update it.
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Can't see most notifications on my phone until I unlock it. (Android 4.1.2)

My phone's an LG-E460. Sometimes, when I lock my phone, I stop getting most chat notifications (Whatsapp, Telegram, Google Hangouts...) Happens specially often with Whatsapp, though. I'm talking to ...
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How to stop “Couldn't sign in” notifications?

I have my Nexus 9 (on 5.x) connected to my iCloud account for email. It works fine, I even get notifications for new email. It can connect to the server just fine. However, I get notifications from ...
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How can i disable android permission manager notification? [duplicate]

I have an android 4.4.2 device and permission manager app enabled. I have facebook messenger installed for example and i deny it permission to read my sms or phone contacts. It works, but keeps ...
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Google Calendar notifications not working

I loved how I got SMS messages from Google Calendar. Then they removed that, I installed the Mobile App, but I get no notifications. How can I get notifications from Google Calendar Mobile App? Is ...
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How to set system so a lock screen event reminder is dismissed, it also dismisses the notification from the standard interface?

If my phone has gone into lock screen mode (which happens frequently due to required security settings), and it receives an event notification, when I power it on I have the option to dismiss the ...
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Where do I find the repeated notification settings?

When I setup my phone after a hard reset recently I choose to have notificiations repeat if I don't open them. At the time I thought it would be useful, in cases when I walk away from my phone for a ...
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Display only the sender's name in text notifications

When I receive an SMS, I get a notification displaying the sender name with the message. I don't want the message text to be displayed in the notification, just the sender name is enough.
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'unfortunately stopped' problem

My Gionee M2 is showing error messages often. "unfortunately ikeyboard has stopped" "unfortunately systeminfo has stopped" "unfortunately adobe air has stopped" "unfortunately measure has stopped" ...
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How to disable warning messages?

On Android 4.3 un-rooted, is there a way to disable all the annoying warning messages that pop up when you enable Airplane Mode / disable Airplane Mode / raise the volume too high / etc? Apparently ...
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Incoming call notifications not working - Phone state

In my Android phone, Incoming calls notification is not working.Out going is working fine. Actually Whenever I am calling my mobile from my friend's mobile, Its saying "line is busy". If I visit call ...
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Where does Lollipop stores notification log?

Android 4.3 and above allows access to a list of historical notifications using the Settings widget. The scope of "historical" is limited to current session of Android and the list is populated with ...
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New “On cbvl” notification on lock screen

I just noticed about an hour ago that on my lock screen, on the bottom left just above my phone icon, there is a new suspicious looking "on cbvl" notification. There are 3 little notifications in the ...
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Location for custom Ringtones/Alarms/Notifications that hides them from Play Music?

There seems to be a lot of misinformation about the proper location and format for custom Ringtones, Notifications, and Alarms in Android and I'm wondering what is correct. I've read that the path ...
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How to get email notifications on the new Outlook Android app

The new Outlook Android app show new emails when they arrive but does not show the notifications for them. How can I turn on email notifications? I am not using Quick Filter.
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On multiple devices, remove notifications if they have been read on one device

I use two cell phones and multiple devices. I work in the US and live in Canada. When I cross the border and turn on my Nexus 4, I get every notification sent since it was turned off. If it was one ...
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Where is the clear all notifications button on Lollipop?

After an update months ago, I no longer have a clear all button for notifications. I must manually swipe each of them away. Is there a setting I'm missing? I'm using Nexus 4 Android 5.1.1.
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Duplicate Facebook notifications

OK I am a non tech, old generation guy, using an HTC Android phone. Just recently when Facebook posts to my phone, not only do I get the usual tone to alert me to a posting, a split second later I get ...
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How to tap something automatically when a certain screen shows?

I have an app related to my job that requires quick response to answer it. First, it displays a full-screen activity (just like when receiving a call) that says a consumer needs my service, and asks ...
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Notifications on top left of screen

I used to have notifications on the top left of my screen (Motorola Moto X) that had the temperature and an email icon and a text message icon if there were any. These were on the lockscreen and let ...
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Wiko Wax keeps vibrating until notification is cleared

I know this question has been asked before regarding HTC phones, but the given solution doesn't apply to my newly bought Wiko Wax. There's no option for notifications or whatsoever in the ...
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Custom sound notification on Google Calendar events

I have many calendars on Google Calendar: Hospital appointment (blue) Birthday calendar (yellow) Payday calendar My career's calendar They are separated by the colours to make it easy for ...
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Android: omit notifications for continuous messages

It's well known that, when you are using an instant messaging app (like Whatsapp, Telegram, etc), and you receive a message, a notification sounds (unless you have deactivated it). If you received 10 ...
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Notification for battery virus [duplicate]

When I was browsing the internet, a new site opened and it said that I have a virus in my battery and that it will then also infect my sim card and everything else, infected by a recent adoult side ...
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Many notifications show up when connected to WiFi

I have Moto G (2nd gen) with 3G connection. During my office hours I am constantly conncted to my 3G network and when I am to my home I connect to my WiFi network. I have noticed this unusual ...
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custom os in android phone Samsung s3neo

My phone says custom os can cause critical problem in phone how do I go oabout it coz already power lasts for one day it forces applications run secretly on screen? Help please'
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Change notification light blink frequency in android 5.0

Whenever a message or call comes and is unseen, notification led blinks but with lesser frequency. I'm missing it frequently. I want the notification light to blink at a more frequency, or be ...
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disable preview text on galaxy note 5

how do i disable the preview messages on galaxy note 5 and still see who the message is from on my lock screen. when i check the preview box it shows the name and the full message. I only want the ...
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Is there a way to hide all notifications during the night?

I mean something like this: I'd like to hide them like this during "downtime period" or "do not disturb mode". I'd like to hide them both on the lock screen on the status bar at the top of the ...
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Avoiding facebook messenger sounds and icons while synchronizing messages

I have an android Samsung S4 phone. As far as I can remember Facebook Messenger app has always had this annoyance: when I connect my cellphone to the internet the app synchronizes and downloads all ...
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How does Android detect new mail, tweet, etc?

I am curious about how Android is able to send notifications. I have installed apps such as Gmail, Google+, Whatsapp, Twitter, etc., how does Android know when there is new mail, whatsapp message, or ...
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Why are some lollipop notifications able to be swiped away on lockscreen?

I have a pin set and privacy set to don't show sensitive content. Some notifications such as tune in radio telling me about a recommended radio are able to be swiped away from the lockscreen where as ...
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Ever since 5.0 was installed my text message notification always plays the default sound

Ever since 5.0 was installed my text message notification always plays the default sound. I have tried deleting and recreating the contact but no change. When I check to see what notification sound ...