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Questions tagged [notification-icons]

For questions concerning the icons on the notification bar, which usually sits on top (phones) or bottom (tablets) of your device's screen.

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New icon appeared - unknown please identify [duplicate]

so this icon randomly appeared and I cannot figure out what it is there is nothing in the notifications bar, there's nothing in the settings that I can see, that can tell me what it is and I searched ...
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Not a duplicate post - Does anyone know what app this notification is from? [duplicate]

Not a duplicate post - can't access phone. Does anyone know what app the notification in the left corner is from? It's not one that I recognise. Edit for further clarification: The notification is in ...
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What is this X icon with a small S in the center in status bar? [closed]

Recently I have noticed a few unknown icons show up on my notifications bar but cant locate the source. One icon is a bold 'X' with a small 's' inside (as shown in the pic. The other is the superman ...
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Unknown icon briefly appears in notifications

I'm hoping someone can help me figure out with this icon means. It's a phone with two left-pointing arrows on the right edge, and three concentric half-circles off the left edge. It appears randomly, ...
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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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Identifying icon with phone on speaker mode or titled Wi-Fi under a rectangle

It just appeared today. No idea what it is. When I pull down my notification screen there's nothing new. I use an LG G6, running Android 8.0.
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Unknown Icon-which app uses this [duplicate]

Can anyone tell me which app uses this notification located to the right of the time?
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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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What is the meaning of an “eye” system icon on Samsung devices?

This is a Samsung device showing an "eye" system icon on the notification bar. What does it mean?
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What is this icon in my status bar that looks like a finger pointing at 3 horizontal lines?

Can anyone identify this icon? here again with context: I can't find anything online and no one at Verizon or Kyocera can identify it either. I need help figuring out what this icon is and what it ...
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“Block” sign instead of Cellular bars whenever the phone is restarted [duplicate]

I've been having this problem since December, and I really need my data for career purposes. How to fix this?
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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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What is this app icon showing in my notification bar? Check the pic i encircled with blue [duplicate]

That icon i with blue circle showing in the screenshot..what do you mean by that?
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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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Suspicious looking icon appearing in the notification bar

I'm using Huawei honor 4x. Recently I noticed a strange icon appearing in my notification bar. It will appear out of nowhere, stays there for a while and then disappear. I only have a few apps ...
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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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Unknown status bar icon - Galaxy note 9

Today I (very briefly) spotted a new icon in my status bar. It looked like a little person icon (head and shoulder, silhouette kind of thing) with sound waves on the right (like WiFi signal but ...
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Notification Meanings [duplicate]

Hey there, I'm wondering what these notifications mean in the top left of these images (specifically the one phone with the checkmark and the one square thing with a check mark). It's a Samsung Galaxy ...
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What is this icon for its the up down arrow on the left [duplicate]

It's on the left side of the notification bar with the up down arrow thing
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What app does this icon belong to? [duplicate]

So my bf sent me a screenshot and I noticed this notification icon The first icon is Pacer which is a step counter. The third one I assume is the SMS one. The second one I dont know. He has a Huawei ...
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Strange icon displayed on the notification bar and disappeared [duplicate]

Strange icon hiding/sneaking cat displayed on the notification bar and disappeared Need help what application this is for?
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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 is this icon with a messaging icon enclosed by a SIM card's icon in status bar?

Can anyone tell me what the chat icon on the status bar is and how I can access it. This showed itself after a recent security update. I'm not sure if it's a message that I have not opened yet. I have ...
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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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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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Which application generates the “S” notification icon?

Which android application generates the "S" notification icon?
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What is this system tray icon? [duplicate]

What is this icon? It appeared today and I've never seen it before. Android 7.1.2, Kyocera DuraForce Pro, Verizon
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Identifying a white elliptical shaped icon in notification bar

This icon is not going away. I checked my apps, and no unnecessary app has been installed. I tried rebooting, and shutting down and booting. The icon is still there. It is annoying me. Can anyone ...
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What is this strange icon?

Anyone know what this icon at the upper left is?
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Can anyone identify the S notification icon

Someone please help me identify the S at the top left corner of my picture
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Anyone knows this icon in my android?

Hi I am wondering if anyone recognizes this icon? What app is that for? Any help would be good. Thanks so much.
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identify status-bar icons

I'm running Oreo 8.1.0 on a Xiaomi A1. In the status bar I see the following three similar icons, never more than one of them at a time; for none of them can I find info by searching online, nor at ...
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What are the tiny superscript numbers on home page buttons?

What is the number "2" in the button below that shows up on the home page? Opening up the Play Store and looking around does not show anything obvious as to what that number means. When this number ...
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What is the phone with 4g written icon in the notification bar? ( Image in description)

What is the phone with 4g written icon in the notification bar? I have a Moto G6 with Vodafone Gujarat India.
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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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Phone, Contacts, Camera and Messages icons are missing

Galaxy J3 - Phone, Contacts, Camera and Messages icons are missing. I tried following the directions someone else had posted; but, my application manager does not have a GENERAL TAB nor is there a ...
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What is this triangle icon [Samsung Galaxy S9+]?

It appeared recently. And I can't even imagine what is it. Screenshot (click image for larger variant)
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Meaning of scrollbar next to WiFi icon in notification drawer

I am running Android 7.0 Nougat. I would like to know what the meaning of the scrollbar arrowheads next to the WiFi icon appearing as the first icon in the bottom part of the notification drawer mean....
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What app sends these push notifications?

Hope you can see the images. Need to know what app these notifications belong to please. Screenshots (click images for larger variants)
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How to hide hotspot icon in the drop down after lock

Sir , I use android marshmallow and My brother always enables the hotspot also after I lock the Phone with Password Because "hotspot setting is shown in drop down menu " I wanted to ask how to ...
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What notification icon is this fish?

This is on an S7 Edge. I do not have this phone in my possession. This is from a screen shot of a text they sent. This "fish" icon was in the notification bar at the top left. I have searched in ...
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Remove badge (notification count) on home application icons

How is it possible to disable the "unread notifications count" on app icons, like the Facebook icon here? I have an Android 5.0.2 (not rooted) on a Samsung A3 2015. PS: I have already done this: ...
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What is this ICON -circle with a plus sign in the middle? [duplicate]

This icon showed up a few days ago, but I have no clue what it is. I have done a Google image search and can't find it. This is on my Samsung S7 in the notification bar.
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What does this app Icon mean?

Screenshot (click to enlarge) Someone please help me. What app notification icon is this? The one with the person and circle around it.
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What does this icon (screenshot) in status bar mean?

(First, yes, I did RTFM and so my homework is done.) My phone shows this icon. I looked into the manual of my phone, it lists about 20 status bar icons, but this one isn't among them.
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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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Anyone knows the second icon? [duplicate]

Thanks very much for explaining !!
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Can someone please tell me what the icon on the left means

After updating my Samsung Galaxy s8+ software the icon on the left appeared. Anyone know what it means?
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Need specs on Android app by icon

I need some help. Does anybody know what is the name of the app with the icon I am attaching? I am new to to Android development and would like to have some specs on this app but do not know the name, ...
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strange indicator icon [duplicate]

can anyone tell me what this indicator icon is for? it keeps popping up then disappearing when I drop the status bar to check it TIA