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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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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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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 ...
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Disable notification spam at end of do not disturb schedule

I'm using a Galaxy S7 with Android 8.0.0 and Samsung experience 9.0. At the end of the do not disturb schedule all my notifications come through at once. All I hear is just the notification sound ...
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Why “unmonitored apps”? How to monitor app's power usage without restricting it?

I want to allow a certain application to run on background even in power saving mode (because I need timely notifications). I guess the only (?) way to do it on Android 7 is: Settings -> Device ...
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Cannot add gmail to unmonitored apps (battery usage) to get notifications in battery saving mode

I want to have instant Gmail notifications even in battery saving mode (which typically blocks apps from background CPU/network usage). I found these amazing instructions for Android 6, however when I ...
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How do I consistently receive notifications from one app, and no others?

This basic question has become increasingly difficult over the past two years. I have a Samsung with Android 8.0. Amazing, I cannot rely on Calendar to make a tone before an event, and this state of ...
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Why am I getting shopping trolley notifications about local store savings?

I am getting "Shopping Trolley" notifications appearing regularly. The notification looks like this: The notification is about "Store savings" at a local supermarket and that is it! Is this ...
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Gmail issues - no notifications and battery drain

I already posted this issue on a OnePlus forum here. It happens with Gmail Exchange accounts in first place (hoster: hetzner.de / your-server.de). I don't receive notifications and I read I've to ...
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Restore Notifications Sound Volume without Factory Reset?

My HTC Desire 728 (Android 5.1) suddenly stopped emitting any notification sounds for Messages (SMS aka "text") and WhatsApp incoming messages. First thing I did was to check the "global quick ...
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Always alert on a specific app's notifications?

My problem: I want to purchase event tickets that go on sale at a time not predisclosed. They're announced via Twitter and effectively sold out within 60-90 seconds. I only follow the handle that ...
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How to stop getting WhatsApp notifications from completely muted groups?

The groups are completely muted - no sound and no notifications allowed. Still, occasionally I get WhatsApp notifications (with sound and vibrations) that immediately disappear.I can see the WhatsApp ...
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Why do some app notification settings prevent me from blocking notifications on lock screen?

I rarely like notifications to display on my lock screen. In older versions of android OS, I could long-press on a notification and then choose settings to explicitly not show the notifications on ...
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Vibrate only when I'm away

Is there an option or app where I can set that my phone only vibrates for notificaciones if I haven't used my phone in the last 5 or 10 minutes, but if not just be silent. I don't to miss my ...
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Prevent other users to get Whatsapp notification

Is there is any way to prevent other users to get notification when I joined Whatsapp? Apparently, I don't want others to announce I'm using it as I'm trying to join it for only selective friends and ...
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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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How to dim any ongoing music when receive notification?

How to dim any ongoing music sound by certain percentage (let's say 20%) when I receive message instead of pausing the current ongoing music and play the notification sound and continue play the ...
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Strange issue after restart of one plus two

I have a One Plus 2. After restarting my phone the following symptoms have occurred: No alerts/notification pop up on the screen for emails or anything I can no longer switch between apps using the ...
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My Galaxy A7 doesn't have S planner

I want to change notification sounds in my Samsung Galaxy A7, I am new user of Android, As I guess I can change it with help of S planner but it doesn't have it, when i go in notification & sounds ...
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How do I turn off the notification sound for when apps request the current location

Today, my HTC 10 was updated to Oreo 8.0.0. Now, whenever an app requests my location, I get the location icon appearing, and a default notification sound plays. "System UI: Finding Location" is what ...
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New S9+ gets stuck notifying

So, this is not the notification reminder, thats what my searches kept uncovering. To be clear; Notification reminders are disabled. My phone will, at several unspecified and irregular times during ...
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Notifications keeps reporting a “medium level security threat” to Shell Version 4.4.4-5

Screenshot (click to enlarge) I've tried disabling the app but it cannot be disabled and the notification keeps appearing.