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Questions tagged [notifications]

Questions related to Android Mobile notifications, which can be visual (alert in notification bar), sounds, vibration of device, or arrival of mobile notifications via SMS. If applicable, please use the more specific tags as e.g. 'notification-bar' or 'notification-led'. See the full tag wiki for more information.

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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 enale float notifications in Google Maps

I have a smart band which can show app notifications. I want to see those float notification in band, when i traveling using the Google Maps. So how to enable float notification for Google Maps ...
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Batch control of notification channels

So I have a decent amount of apps >100 on my Samsung A8 and would like to reset all of their notification channels to urgent/popup with sound. I didn't understand when I set all of the setting ...
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How to Set App-Specific notifications/vibrations?

I recently switched from an iPhone to a Galaxy S8, and with the iPhone I was able to set app-specific notification sounds and vibration patterns (1 for texts, another for email, another for group ...
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Not receiving notifications on dual WhatsApp on Samsung Note8

I have two instances of WhatsApp on my Note8. When I receive a message on my primary WhatsApp, I get notifications instantly as normal. However, on my dual WhatsApp, I don't get notifications unless I ...
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How to show all unread notifications on Huawei Honor phone?

So I just got a Huawei Honor Play, and love the phone. Great phone for an outstanding price. Only trouble I'm having is the lock screen notifications. What appears to be happening is that when new ...
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“Weather is running” notification

Running 8.1.0 on a Moto x4: I keep getting this notification: Weather is running Tap for more information or to stop the app. If I tap and Force Stop the Weather app, it comes back before ...
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What is this triangle on the top of the screen? [duplicate]

The question: We just cannot figure it out what is that triangle on a Galaxy A5 (2017)? We tried reverse image search based on the picture, didn't found any hits. We tried to google for it.. but ...
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unpair an android phone

I have a panisonic Land Line phone, and I am trying to unpair it with my android cell phone. I am not having any luck looking through the settings on the panisonic land line phone. I keep getting the ...
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How to configure Bluemail to NOT group emails

I am using the Bluemail email app and when an email is received on my android phone I get a notification on my phone showing who it is from and the subject. But if I do not discard the notification, ...
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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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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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Phone virbates without there being any notification

My phone, Samsung A8 2018, sometimes vibrates without there being any notification. I've noticed this since yesterday. The two new things which yesterday changed about my phone are: I updated my ...
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Notifications just not working on Twitter

I have a Sony XZ with Android 8. Notifications are working fine for all applications - except, for some reason, Twitter. I want to get sounds for direct messages. A sound is selected. Direct message ...
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Remove app notification when app opens from launcher

I have looked all over the place and cannot seem to find a way to automatically remove an app's respective notification upon the app opening from the app launcher. In iOS this behavior was just a ...
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Android Messages No Longer Showing Notifications

Whenever I receive a text, I no longer get a notification for the text, nor do I get the notification sound (but it does sometimes vibrate, other times nothing). I do not have do not disturb on, and I ...
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How do I change the gmail notification sound? (No “Inbox sound & vibrate” setting)

I'm trying to change my email notification sound. Everything I've found online says to use the "Inbox sound & vibrate" setting. But my app no longer seems to have that. I'm using v8.11.4.168139 of ...
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How to use a music player notification's play button state as an event for Tasker

Is it possible to read the state of the "play" button inside a music app's notification and use it as an event to activate/deactivate a Tasker profiles? I need to run certain commands when playback ...
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Why my Nokia 7.1 makes a sound every 30 seconds until I view the notification?

Since updating to Android 9 (Pie) a few days ago, my Nokia 7.1 makes alert noises every 30 seconds - 1 minute until I view the notification. I think it has something to do with the Ambient screen ...
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I can't enable notifications icons badge on Moto E5 Play

I have a Moto E5 Play with Oreo 8.1(Android Go) and I can't enable notification icons badge, I mean those little dots over the application icons on home. When I go to Configuration-> Apps ...
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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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WhatsApp notification woes

I feel a bit sheepish posting this, but I cannot for the life of me figure out how to get WhatsApp to behave. Ideal: I want the notification icon in the status bar. I want what I call toast ...
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Disable or change audio ducking (lowering)?

The audio ducking feature seems to let apps decide to lower its volume or pause playback while a notification from another app is playing. Even though this feature is turned on by default, I am ...
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Reset the notification channel settings of a particular app without uninstalling it

I messed with the notification settings of my Youtube app and now want to reset the settings. This can usually be done by uninstalling the app. The problem is that this is a preinstalled app and I can'...
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Notitfication setting on Nokia 7 plus

I just changed to Nokia 7 Plus a few days ago, everything is fine except I can't find a way to have the Unread count which will display at the top-right of an app's icon to show how many unread-...
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Nexus 5X keeps making notification sound without any notification

I've a Nexus 5X on Oreo that has recently been making notification sounds when I wake it up from sleep. However, there are no visible notifications. I tried to look at logcat to see if there are any ...
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How to disable all notifications from the lock screen

Can anyone kindly tell me how to disable notifications from appearing on the lock screen? I have tried going to settings and then notifications but it just gives me a list of all apps, and I would ...
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Disable “hide badge on notification dismiss” on Samsung

There was a recent update on my Galaxy S7 Edge which added the feature that if I swipe a notification (dismiss) or whatever, it automatically removes the badge from the app icon. I liked the feature ...
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Disable Wi-Fi “Connected to” notification

I switched from an unlocked Pixel running 8.1 to a Verizon Moto g6, running 8.0 (8.0.0 ODS27.104-31-2). I don't recall this ever being an issue on the Pixel, so perhaps this is a Verizon/Motorola ...
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Getting rid of “Tap here to fill the entire screen” notification

On latest android i see "Tap here to fill the entire screen" notification on the bottom of almost every app. How do I get rid of this without giving in this annoying feature? I do not want them to ...
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How to spawn “sign-in to network” page for a captive portal?

How do I execute captive portal? On a Z828 from ZTE, Android version 5.1.1, I'm trying to get something like: While Starbucks generally works for me, all too often, other networks, when using public ...
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How do i get a daily notification?

I'd like my phone to give me a daily notification to remind me to do something. This something isn't time critical, I just need to remember to do it of an evening. Therefore, I don't want to use the ...
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Custom date/time based notifications [closed]

Is there an Android app on the playstore that allows these features: Period notification reminders (daily, weekly, monthly, specific times, etc) Custom notification text Ability to send the same ...
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Popping certificate notification of arubanetworks.com

Whenever I use certain public wifi-network on my Android Nougat I get this pop-up about certificate security. Even deleting the account from email client didn't help, it seems it relates to system ...
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Is there a way to disable an apps notification, but keep it showing toasts?

I was bothered by the notification from tasker, so I disabled it in the android settings. But now, it's also not showing toast notifications. Is there any way to disable the notification (except for ...
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Notifications Randomly Rearranging Themselve

I have a problem where every once in a while my notifications just start to randomly rearrange themselves. It's odd, because they're still in my notifications bar and none of them ever disappear. I ...
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How to disable “Verify HUAWEI ID” notification?

How to get rid of this reminder if I do not have any HUAWEI ID, and have not ever used HUAWEI cloud? Device: HUAWEI P20 EML-L29 8.1.0.164 EMUI: ⠀8.1.0 Kernel: 4.4.103+
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How to prevent Android using an app specific sound as default notification sound?

To change the notification sound for a specific app, I do the following: Go to Settings -> Notification and Sound -> Advanced menu -> Select App Preferences. On the list, I choose the app I want to ...
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Do not disturb app exceptions

I recently updated my phone, Pixel 2 XL, to Android 9. This question is similar to Allow An App To Override Do Not Disturb In Oreo. But in my case, I am having a specific problem with a single app, ...
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Disable heads up on Xperia Z3

heads_up_notifications_enabled is 0 on data/system/user/0/settings_global.xml I can disable per app using Android's interface, but on reboot, it comes back ! What to do ? Is there another ...
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Get notifications with text, badge, no sound

I am trying to make wordfeud (and other apps) only show a text popup, update its badge and not make any sound. However, it still plays the notification sound. I have setup no sound in the app ...
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Motorola E4 pop up notifications disappear

How ca.n I view my Moto E4 pop up notifications,after I've viewed them or accidentally swiped them away,they literally disappeare and I CAN'T FIND them anywhere/ or how to.There has been many ...
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No fetching of instant messages and e-mail after update to Oreo 8.1

I have a Blackberry keyone that got updated last week to android 8.1, and after that update I need to open Whatsapp, Facebook Messenger Lite, GMail and other similar apps manually to receive the ...
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How do I turn off “Retrain OK, Google” notification?

Almost each time I look at the phone or unlock it, I get this notification: And it is really annoying. My phone is Huawei Mate 10 Pro, if that matters. Also, I checked into Settings, and Google ...
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How to remove reminders for canceled flights?

My flights were canceled but Android keeps reminding me to board them today. I removed the events from my calendar a few weeks ago. Is there any way to tell my phone that I canceled these flights? I'...
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Remove “Switched to mobile data” notification

How do I get rid of notifications when the phone does not see a known Wi-Fi and switches to mobile data?
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Gmail keeps notifying me even for mail I labelled with the intention to not be notified regarding [duplicate]

This is not a duplicate of Stop Gmail notifications when receiving email from particular sender Because the question here includes that after I tried that, I still get gmail notifications. I receive ...
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Can I mute sound notifications, but allow chat heads on Facebook Messenger?

On Facebook Messenger, on my Android phone, I want to permanently mute audio notifications for new text messages, but I would still like to receive a chat bubble. Is this possible?
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Getting sound notifications but no clearly associated app

Every now and again on my phone (Galaxy S5 with Androind 6.0), I get a notification noise. I don't know how to describe noises, but it's sort of a ping-pong noise that various apps use. I think it's a ...