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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What is the lower case b in a square notification for? [duplicate]

So I'm not sure what this notification icon is for and was wondering if anyone would be able to tell me what it's for? Thank you for your help
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How to enable missing system UI notification icons?

Is there a way to fix missing notifications icons on MIUI, on MIUI 9 there is no toggle symbol for VPN activated like WiFi or Bluetooth. I need a convenient way to confirm whether the VPN is running ...
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How can I disable notifications in the pulldown but keep status bar icons, for a specific app?

I have an app that gives me the current date in a non-Gregorian calendar. It has a permanent notification (I can't swipe it away to dismiss it) that I see in the pulldown notification area and an icon ...
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What is this icon? Saw it on grandchild's phone

I have no idea what this icon is and was unsuccessful in trying to search through Google Lens. Thanks.
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How can I get the SD card notification popup to reappear again in my Samsung phone?

I'm currently using my Samsung J7 phone. It has the latest Android version. I've checked on my settings and it tells me that it has installed Android 9. Up until yesterday I got this message in the ...
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Does anyone know what this app icon is for? [duplicate]

Does anyone know what this app icon is for? What application this would be? Thank you in advance!
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What’s this symbol? [duplicate]

Can anyone tell me what app the circle with the little stub on the top left I goes to?
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How do I organize notifications on a Galaxy Note 10 - Seperate Messages from System Nots, Different Sounds, etc

Just switched from iPhone to my Note10 and i love it. However what drives me crazy is that I get tons of system notifications that all pool in the Notification bar. However, to be honest I only really ...
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Mystery status bar icon (handset plus wifi signal indicator) [duplicate]

As the title says, does anyone know what this icon means? Just upgraded to a Samsung galaxy s10, but it's not an icon I've seen before. It sits between the wifi and cell signal strength icons. Edit/...
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What does the grey circle with grey check [duplicate]

Notification isnt on my phone so cant check pull down so was wondering anyone could tell what the notification is for
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What does the icon of a phone with “ID” written on it mean?

My friend is using a Samsung Galaxy Note 10 with Android 9.0 “Pie”. This icon appears on the notification bar. The icon also appears as the picture of some calls in the list of recent calls on the ...
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What app is this icon from? Heart with dot inside square [duplicate]

From the top notification bar on an android phone, probably android 8 or earlier
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Bluetooth icon in status bar on Android pie

Is it possible to display the bluetooth icon in the status (notification) bar on Android 9 pie (Bootleggers rom, to be more specific), when the device is not connected to any other devices through ...
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Notification icons smiley face [duplicate]

Does anyone know what this notification icon means or what app it goes to? I know the one is Pandora but the smiley face has me baffled.
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What is this notification icon? [duplicate]

Can anyone tell me what this notification icon is representing?
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What is this icon? Wfw wwvt? [duplicate]

! "wfw wwvt" It keep on my notification bar
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What is this house icon for with the jellybean shape over it?

What is this house icon for with the jellybean shape over it?
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Google Phone app notification glitch

Phone: Moto e5 Android OS: 8.1.0 Google Phone app version: 33.0.249138098 The Google Phone app appears to have a notifications glitch when swapping/tapping between its different tabs [Favorites, ...
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What app is that 'S' icon from? [duplicate]

I tried searching the net, but couldn't find it! Would love to get help from anyone! Thanks in advance.
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What app is the man in the broken circle from? It's not on my phone so I cannot check! [duplicate]

Been searching for this answer for ages! What is the icon with the man im a broken circle for on the far left? Thanks in advance.
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What is this notification symbol for?

I’ve circled the icon in red. What is this notification/alert for?
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How can I remove the extra network type icon from the status bar?

In Android 8 and earlier there were small network type indicators above the signal bars, G, E, H, H+, LTE, LTE+, I think. Now in Android 9 there is a separate icon for this, with full size letters. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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