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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 ...

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What does the little p notification stand for? Help please

My sister sent me this screenshot and I was just curious as to what the little p stood for if anyone could please help me. (https://i.stack.imgur.com/nrrpY.jpg)
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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 in settings and Google Assistant ...
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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 ...
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How to stop notifications from interrupting music in Android?

I have Huawei mate 10. When I am listening to music from an app called "Anghami" I get bombarded with continuous notifications interrupting the music in a very annoying way. I want the music to be ...
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Prevent VPN disconnect

I installed DNS66 to use a custom hosts file to prevent access to certain websites. However it's easy to disconnect from it because a notification shows up permanently. I could use a blocking app to ...
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How to Remove persistent “Samsung Account” notification? It keeps showing up regardless of settings

I have been struggling to find out how to turn off (or otherwise hide) the notification that says: Samsung account Tap here to use your Samsung Account I've read elsewhere online about ways to ...
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Mute SMS audio notification

My phone is kept always on vibrate mode. When the screen is on and I get an SMS I can see the pop up notification and that's fine. Problem is when the screen is off - SMS sender name is read out aloud ...
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How to get calls+texts to ring BOTH AirPods AND device/phone, concurrently?

A friend of mine says: when using their Apple AirPods with an Android phone (not sure which model), no alerts (audible or vibrating) work when the phone is bluetooth-engaged with the AirPods. How can ...
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How to disable viber in-app sounds

Hi everyone, appreciate your help on this. How can i apply in android the similar viber setting in iphone to disable the in-app sound? Basically i still want to hear the viber notification when my ...
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Default Outlook sound notification

I have changed the new mail notification in the Outlook app to an Android - but now I'd like to change it back. In the list of Sounds the default Outlook sound isn't listed - where is it hidden?!
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What does “messages” mean in the Priority Only settings in Do Not Disturb?

In the DND (Do Not Disturb) settings in Android 8.1 there is an option to allow "Priority Only" notifications through. You can set what types of things qualify for priority (e.g., someone calling ...
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Is there a way of seeing every grouped notification?

When you receive 10+ messages from a single contact/group in Whatsapp for example, if you expand the grouped notifications (which says something like ContactName (12 messages) you'll be able to see ...
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Google Keep notifications if phone's turned off

I use Google Keep to remind me to-do things. The problem is when the reminder is set at night, when the phone usually is turned off, I can't get the reminder. Example: At 11 pm, I set the ...
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Allow an app to override Do Not Disturb in Oreo

In Nougat, there used to be a per-app option to control which apps could override Do Not Disturb. In Oreo, I only see the Low/Medium/High/Urgent options, none of which say that they override Do Not ...
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LG V20 WhatsApp notification on second screen in reverse order

Every time I receive a new message, notifications of the newest message in each unread chat (individual or group) pop up in the second screen. The problem is, the oldest unread chat is always poped up ...
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Show Android notifications until I explicitly close them

My smartphone is nice and reminds me of approaching appointments (Etar) or other stuff. But sometimes I just do not look at the notifications and when I switch off the phone, the next time they are ...
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How to stop my phone from annoying me with software updates?

I'm getting constant notifications that a new software-update is available for my phone. It's a motorola on android 7 and i do not want the software-update. I was getting notifications all day ...
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Google notification block

I received a google notification on my tablet asking me to login to my google gmail. I can not access anything on my tablet unless I login to this notification . However, it says the password is not ...
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How can I disable VirtualSIM1 ON notification?

I frequently get this notification , It dismisses when I swipe away but its too annoting . My device is MOTO C plus and my sim 1 is TATA DOCOMO (Indian sim) . When I click on notification settings I ...
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How can I set priority mode to vibrate on Android 8.1 Oreo?

I have a device (the UmiDigi A1 Pro) running near-stock Oreo. When it enters priority mode, as expected, non-priority notifications do not vibrate and make sound, and priority notifications do vibrate ...
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Stop notifications from briefly lowering media volume

I have an LG G6 running Oreo and whenever media is playing and a notification sound comes through something briefly lowers (not fully muted) my media volume. How can I stop this? I don't want ...
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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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I have restricted background data but i am still getting whatsapp and facebook messages,,, am using an android 8.1 oreo

I have restricted background data but i am still getting Whatsapp and Facebook messages notifications. I'm using an android 8.1 Oreo.
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Home button, recent button, notifications, pull down menu all stopped working

I have a Nexus 9 running Android 7.1.1, and the home button, recent button, all notifications, and the top pull-down menu all stopped working. The home and recent buttons respond to being tapped in ...
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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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Custom notification sound disables app's notifications

I'm using MIUI 9.6.2.0/Android 7.1.2 N2G47H, according to my phone, a Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus. My current messaging app is Android Messages, and everything was working fine until I decided to set up a ...
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How can I disable the Android system notification that appears after I take a screen capture?

Whenever I take a screen capture on my Pixel (I take several each day), the system gives me a "helpful" notification that the screenshot was captured. This is a terrible user experience for me since ...
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How to prevent all apps from using persistent notifications?

A lot of apps these days like to use persistent notifications which cannot be removed without shutting down the app. I know its possible to completely block all of their notifications, but I want to ...
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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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how to remove message notification on top of home screen but keep on lock screen?

Can you do the above - I want to know i have new emails if screen locked but don'k like envelopes on home screen, as use number feature on app icons Is this possible? thanks
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How to close `Android Auto` notification

I plugged my phone into the USB on my rental car so that it would stay charged while I used the phone for navigation -- but it didn't stay charged. Now I have a notification that I can't get rid of: ...
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How to set the notification dots in a moto g6?

I activated the notification dots on my moto g6 following this process: settings>apps & notifications>notifications>allow notification dots But, the dots is not appearing. Did I do something ...
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How to bring back custom notification sounds in Oreo

I upgraded to Oreo about a week ago and I've noticed that all my apps' alerts now sound like my SMS alert. This means that I either get constantly bothered by unimportant notifications (It's your ...
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Getting rid of Samsung's Gallery app notifications? (or even the entire app)

I'm currently using a Galaxy S5 mini with Android 5.1.1 and one thing that I find particularly irritating is Samsung's Gallery app that keeps giving notifications. For some reason I can't seem to turn ...
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blackview android wont start

Blackview android phone wont start up, can get to recovery mode but does nothing after that. now got a little robot on his back with a red triangle hovering over with apostrophe inside. below is ...
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My phone just made a notification sound, but there is no notification showing

What is the likely cause of this? Or is there any way I can trace it back to see what did it?
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Disable notification animation delay animation

Scenario is following: Phone is locked, screen in blacked out Pushing power button / home buttom enables the lock screen Main lock screen wallpaper is visible After ~~200ms delay list of ...
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How can I see my notifications only every hour?

Let me apologize in advance for the bad title, but I didn't quite know how to describe it. What I want is a way for my phone to only show me the notifications from time to time instead of showing them ...
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Disable harmful app notification

A notification with a heading "Disable harmful app" from something that looks like Google Play (because of the logo). No amount of settings is making it go away
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I deleted my Gmail account but I keep recieving the notification “Account Action Required” but I can't access the account since it's already deleted

I deleted my Gmail account but I keep recieving the notification "Account Action Required" but I can't access the account since it's already deleted. By the way I used my phone to delete the account. ...
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Oreo silent for ringtone but loud for app?

I don't really want my phone to make any noise except for: Alarm clock One particular app How do I configure this within Oreo? When I go to: Settings -> Sounds and Vibrations -> Volume if i ...
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Notification images appear in Google Photos backup

Why are images that appear in my notifications starting to appear in my Google Photos? How do I stop it?
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Android 8 on Mi A1: where do sound notifications come from?

I've got a Xiaomi Mi A1 with Android 8.0 running on it (the most recent update). A day or so ago a weird thing started happenning: from time to time the phone plays double sound notification for no ...