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If you want to turn off notifications for whatsapp go into settings -> application manger -> Whats App -> Then uncheck the box at the top that says show notifications. If you are using gmail click the side bar -> click settings -> click you account -> check notifications. Hope i helped and good luck!!
I think you can set the tone on a contact per contact basis by entering a skype conversation and going to the settings there. Haven't tried it as none of my folks uses skype any more ;) Let us know the results if you do try...
Same issue here for my husband's text messages; just his conversation was muted and I wasn't receiving any type of notification when he sent a message. I must've pocket muted him :) To fix I opened the conversation, tapped the arrow to the right of his name, and tapped notifications to turn them back on (was set to off). Now the conversation is un-muted ...
The best way is to click on that message and then go to the top right corner and then click disable and confirm
Use the heads off app an easy toggle for like disable while gaming or watching videos https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.jamworks.noheadsup
Use Google Now Launcher if you don't mind changing the default launcher.
Same issue here with Galaxy S5 on Cricket Wireless. Turns out there was an unknown message sitting in the inbox that never showed itself as "new". Once I completely scrubbed the voicemail of all messages including the hidden one, the icon went away. It now works quite well. Doublecheck your voicemail messages.
I went through every item under data usage to check for restrictions. For me it was Exchange Services that was restricted. Solved. Thanks.
I had the same exact problem. I pocket muted my girlfriends notifications. I found the solution however! Go to your messages with the person who has a mute symbol next to the conversation. Then look at the spot that had their name at the top left (with a phone number right under) click the drop down arrow on the right side of the name. And it will say ...
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