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Questions tagged [notification-bar]

The bar at the top of the screen in the Android OS, where the time is displayed, along with small icons corresponding to notifications from the Android system and user applications.

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How to stop notification bar from scrolling down in Pie?

I'm using Android Pie on Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2. I've setup pin and fingerprint protection but notification bar can be scrolling down even though phone is locked. How can I stop it being scrolling ...
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Missing notification bar and navigation bar on an Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet

I turned on my Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet the other day, and some (but not all) of the bottom navigation bar buttons had disappeared. I rebooted, hoping that would clear up whatever caused it, but now ...
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Strange status bar icon on Samsung devices after using Developer Options

I have a Samsung Galaxy S8 phone running Android 8. I have enabled Developer Options today and after I finished with it, I disabled it again. The problem is that a strange icon has left on the ...
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Notification settings reset to default

I had turned off my notifications for the YT app in my phone. However after a point, it seemed that the notifications setting went back to default(i.e. they went back to being on) Why is that so?
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How to prevent apps from entering immersive mode in portrait mode?

Some games in portrait mode will enter immersive mode automatically, and my navigation bar and notification bar will be hidded, and it is really annoying for me. Is there a way to prevent that from ...
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Umidigi F1 battery percentage

I recently bought a Umidigi F1 smartphone, and I can't figure out how to enable battery percentage to always be displayed in the notification bar. If I go to Settings -> Battery there's no option to ...
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what is the purple icon in notifications? help [duplicate]

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Black screen with only the Wi-Fi and Battery Status visible - RCA Mercury 7L / RCT6773W22BM

Make and Model: RCA Mercury 7L - RCT6773W22BM Android Version: Unknown, but research shows it was made in 2017. Exact Issue: Tablet will power on. However, when it reaches the home screen all you ...
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Question about notification icon on phone [duplicate]

There is a new icon of an S in a circle showing up in the notification bar and I don't know what it's for. Does anyone know? See here: https://imgur.com/a/gvEQRuo
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Viewing photos with status bar on

I am looking for an app/method that would allow me to view photos in full screen but with status bar on and without GUI elements of the image viewer itself (i.e. just the photo and and a status bar). ...
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How to make your notification drop down as dark theme?

I had tried Settings -> Display Developer options -> Set Night mode Still, I can hardly make the Android device have dark theme in drop down notification. The reason I wanna to have dark color in ...
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Help identifying application from status bar [duplicate]

can anyone please help me identifying this app from status bar icon ps. phone is not mine
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Un-stack notifications

I have a J7 Sky Pro running Android version 6.0.1 Is there a way that I can display all notifications? I do not like the "Snapchat (2)" or "Messages(4)" look on my status bar/lock screen. Is there a ...
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T9 TV box missing android features

The T9 TV box with android 8.1.0 came with a TV box focus. It has issues with a USB mouse and keyboard. The device came rooted. installed Null Keyboard to kill virtual keyboard installed Simple ...
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How do I set the status bar to have a permanent colour?

I have a modded device with Android 7.1.2 (LineageOS 14.1) and I'd like to know how can I set my status bar to be permanently black. Anything goes, it's rooted (with magisk) and I can install xposed ...
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How can you increase notification size?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S8 and I get notifications which are a bit longer than can be displayed. For example Helen wants you know that there are items waiting for you will be displayed as ...
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Forced download

I had this icon in notification bar once I connected to wifi .. Google play auto update is disabled and application update comes with no red dot ... When I scrolled down the status bar, no ...
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What app is this icon from? [duplicate]

What app is this notification icon from? Can't figure it out. It's the icon in the middle.
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Notification bar no longer pulling down

The notification bar is no longer pulling down on my phone, this doesn't feel like a glitch, but some sort of setting which I've triggered with an errant finger press, here is a picture to illustrate ...
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Get rid of Messages' notifications when application is connected to a PC

I am using and very enjoining the fact I can connect my base Android Messages application to its web counterpart on my PC and get much more flexibility in writing and managing all my SMSes. But, I am ...
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Galaxy A5 Notification Meanings [duplicate]

This question was marked as a duplicate question but it’s not. The notifications in question from the attached images are screenshots that my daughter deleted. Therefor I cannot just view the ...
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How to put bluetooth prompt on notification bar when receiving files [incoming file no option to select yes or no]?

Okay, I'm not sure how to phrase this question but what I am trying to achieve is to have a bluetooth transfer prompt right on the notification shade instead of having to pull down, then tap on the ...
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What apps are these notifications for? [duplicate]

Does anyone know what apps the notifications at the top left of the screen are for? I was sent a screenshot and I'm curious.
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What does the PIPE icon mean in status bar?(with picture)

I just noticed this today, and I have not installed any apps which I think related to this Pipe icon. It just flash and disappear repeatedly but if I pull the status bar there is no visible ...
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How to remove KDE Connect app icon from Notification bar?

I have the KDE Connect app in order to connect my Android phone (Moto Z2 Play) to my Ubuntu machine. With the upgrade to Android 8, this app has a new annoying behavior in that its icon is always in ...
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Full circle with symbol like smiling mouth in notification bar

Does anybody know, what is this icon in the notification bar in the top left corner? I saw it on screenshot, thats why I cant check it on my mobile phone. Thanks.
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What is this strange icon?

Anyone know what this icon at the upper left is?
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How to remove battery charging Symbol from status/notification bar in Android AOSP? [closed]

I want to remove battery charging symbol from the status/notification bar? (near to digital clock). As I have installed the Android AOSP on a development board which has not battery, so want to ...
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Notify me only once or twice a day

Is there a way to bundle all my android notifications and let notifications arrive at a specific time of the day? For example, let's say I only want to check notifications at 10am and 6pm, everyday. ...
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Disable “unlock with voice” notifications Xperia XA1

tl:dr - despite repeatedly choosing the "no thanks" option, my phone keeps displaying notifications to setup voice unlock. I Say "no" - as far as I know it is not enabled - but an hour later it asks ...
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Doogee S60 - Can't hide/change battery icon

I'm using a Doogee S60, on Android 7.0 Nougat, rooted, with Xposed and GravityBox installed. I'm seeing this weird issue where my status bar has a non-standard battery icon, and I can't seem to ...
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How can I take a screenshot of the notification bar dropdown?

Sometimes I get a notification in the notification bar, I pull it down, and then I want to take a screenshot. I press the power button to make the screenshot, a menu appears to either shutdown, ...
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How to remove persistent “Mi Band is Connected” notification in Android?

I have Mi band 2 from Xiaomi, always connected to my Android device for fitness activity tracking. In the notification drawer, there is always a persistent(unclearable notification) - "Mi Band is/isn'...
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UI vertical offset bug

Occasionally, a notification on my phone will wake it up, and the UI is offset by about 10 pixels vertically. It only seems to affect the OS (lock screen, notification bar, etc.), as the applications ...
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Don't remove notification badges from applications when swiping the notification from the status bar. Oreo 8.0

On March 22, did the Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ update. (For me and my colleagues at least.) Samsung Experience Version 9.0 Android Version 8.0 One of the biggest features in Oreo 8.0 is the Notification ...
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How do I prevent notifications from certain app from being dismissed?

So, going on the opposite side of the maiority of people: there are apps whose notifications I don't want to be able do dismiss. For example, I use Samsung Health and Daylio to keep track of my ...
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What is this square chat bubble / balloon icon on the top left of a screen. It has a call out arrow on bottom left [duplicate]

There is a square chat balloon icon or chat bubble appearing on the notification panel on the top left of screen. What does that indicate ? It has a call out arrow on the bottom left.
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Key icon in notification bar lg aristo [closed]

Sreen shot of home screen with notification bar
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What is this icon meaning above my phone?

This is about 3 days I see this icon above my phone(at the left of the alarm icon)! I afraid of it's a non-interested installed app! I tried to find it but couldn't! Also bitdefender anti-virus says ...
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What is this cloud-with-sun icon meant to represent?

Can you tell me what this symbol is for?
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What is this symbol on top of my service bar? [duplicate]

On my Galaxy s5 There's my Cell signal (2 bars), there's my Mobile Data (4G LTE). But what is that strange symbol on top of the bars, I've never seen it before (I don't see it on my other phone or ...
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Input quick text inside status bar

There are apps that display buttons in the notifications for a quick feedback. What I need is a way a that a text input in a file stays in the background and displays inside the status bar/...
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What does this crescent shaped icon mean and do?

This icon popped up on my screen today. I don't know how or what it does and how to remove it. I have a Redmi 4a. Does anyone know to remove it?
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Notification icons did not appear on status bar in Oppo F1s

I am using the oppo f1s 3gb 32gb in Pakistan. I recently update my mobile to Marshmallow from lollipop 5.1. Now the problem is that i receive notifications but but their notification icon did not ...
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How to disable WhatsApp notification from notification bar

I have iVOOMi Me5 with Android 7.0. I have to stop WhatsApp notifications from the Notification Bar as following: I have gone through settings but I didn’t find any option for making such change. ...
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Disabling animation of the Wifi connection icon

On Android 7.1 the wifi icon does not only show the signal strength by the well known circular four bar image, but also underneath it there are two tiny arrows, one pointing up and the other one ...
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Is 'Boost' a feature or a virus?

The app 'File Manager' now has a new look, a look that has more of a virus feel and lees of an 'android' feel. Force stopping file manager gets rid of the addition to the notification bar thingy and ...
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Why is the notification not going off from my notification bar in Samsung J7?

I am using Samsung J7, Model number is SM-J710FN My problem with my mobile is whener Am using the mobile data after some time a notification with the name "Data usage warning" that is "ULTRA DATA ...
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What is this icon on my notification bar?

I see this in my notification bar, but I have no idea what it is Scrolling down my notification bar doesn't show what it is, and my notification log doesn't show it either. Can anyone tell me what it ...
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EMUI 5.0 is displaying orange navbar and notification bar even battery saving is turn off

What is the possible other cause for this? I believe this one should not be orange. I tried to restart it, turn it off still got orange bars. Please no factory reset answer.