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Turn off vibration notification for ALL apps at once

Update: Android Pie (9.0) finally allows you to disable all the vibrations. Go to Settings app > Accessibility > Vibration. Some ROMs still don't have this option, in which case you may want to ...
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How to turn off Vibration in Google Hangouts [ Version: 6.1.109448852]

I found my own solution to it. Here are the instructions: Open hangouts. Click on the menu (three lines on top left corner of hangouts). (Click image to enlarge) Click on settings. Click on your ...
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Turn off vibration for 'Sign in to WiFi network' notification

There is a workaround involving Do not disturb's Priority only mode. To put it simply, you must use Priority only (from Quick Settings - Do not disturb) since it has per-app setting for notification ...
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Turn off vibration for 'Sign in to WiFi network' notification

TL;DR If you still want to have vibration on all notifications except for captive portal (this particular issue), I'm afraid you can't. It's as dbasch mentioned in the comment, that the vibration (...
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How to determine which app is causing vibration?

In addition to the dumpsys method explained in the other answer, you can use Android's hidden (kind of) permission manager appops to get recently allowed vibrator requests, e.g. in last minute. From ...
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Send a notification (or just vibrate) to phone via ADB/shell

Use cmd notification: cmd notification post [flags] <tag> <text> If you are root notification will not be displayed: su -lp 2000 -c "cmd notification post -S bigtext -t 'Title' 'Tag' ...
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Enable vibration and location services while on battery saver

Vibration and GPS are considered as system services, not apps. Thus, it cannot be exempted on the usual setting when Battery Saver is enabled. However, since Android 8.0 Oreo, it is possible to tweak ...
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How to determine which app is causing vibration?

The next time your device vibrates, connect it to a PC with adb already setup, and issue this command: adb shell dumpsys vibrator In the output, along with the pattern of vibration you would be ...
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Send a notification (or just vibrate) to phone via ADB/shell

You can setup a Task in Tasker which you can invoke from command-line. The task can be setup with actions of your liking in combination, such as show a notification and vibrate with XYZ pattern. When ...
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Disable Notification Vibration for Specific Apps

Via https://www.xda-developers.com/stop-vibrations-android-apps/ : Vibration can be disabled per-app with an adb command: adb shell cmd appops set [package] VIBRATE ignore The [package] is usually ...
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What is the difference between these sound icons in the notification bar?

The one on the left signifies "ring and vibrate" mode, the one on the right is "ring mode". If you choose the first your phone will vibrate as well as ring for an incoming call. If you choose the ...
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If I set my phone to "vibrate mode" and I then receive phone calls, can the vibration damage my device?

I don't think continuous vibration while the phone is ringing can destroy a phone. It can drain battery though. I always set mine to vibrate, and it's still fine. Some phones or custom ROMs let you ...
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Increasing vibration intensity in pixel XL

Unfortunately, Android does not provide a stock setting that will control global vibration intensity because not all phone hardware supports the ability to control vibration amplitude. Instead, ...
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Is there any way to make calls ring/vibrate only for specific contacts?

see there i don't know any direct method but we can apply some trick to it. (i am assuming that we want to make all other calls silenced and only your call can ring or better we can say make sound.) ...
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Stop vibrations

Go to Settings > Sounds and uncheck Vibrate on touch.
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Globally disable vibration?

I've made an app that can disable/enable vibrations system-wide because Android lacks such option for inexplicable reasons - Global Vibration Toggle. It requires a rooted phone as well and has a ...
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Globally disable vibration?

Sure! Though a rooted device is needed, and in the case of HTC phones, probably also s-off. Just download VibraFix, which will allow you to completely turn off vibration. It will also allow you to ...
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How can i change text vibration on my Galaxy S3?

In Android each application can control the notifications itself. So if you turn off vibration for calls, texts will still have the option, and so on. In the case of Hangouts: Open the application. ...
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Is it possible to disable vibration for the notifications only (Android 6.0)?

Yes, but only on an individual application basis. Got to the application settings and turn this option on. Click image for larger version
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How to mute phone completely but keep watch's notifications vibrate?

There is an option in the Android Wear app to mute your phone when the watch is connected. This will mute your phone (even stop it from vibrating) but your watch will vibrate (for all notifs that ...
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Notification without vibration

From your Outlook inbox, go to your settings (gear icon in the top right) and select "Notifications". There should be an option to disable vibration there:
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How can I remove vibration when the phone is turned off on my Samsung Galaxy S9 (non-rooted Android 9, One UI 1.0)?

This is option is not for user’s control. It’s default for all smartphones. The main purpose is to alert the user when their phone shuts down otherwise there is a chance that users may not know ...
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Galaxy S7edge is beeping instead of vibrating

I have exactly the same issue with non-edge (standard) galaxy s7. I downgraded android 7 to 6 but used all four files from the official firmware (including home_csc file) which actually factory reset ...
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Change the sound profile automatically when starting and ending charging

This needs automation or using an app (if available) , i former is preferred option for me -Macrodroid is a versatile automation app: You would need two macros Trigger : Power disconnected/ ...
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Decrease default vibration length on notification?

Automation is the preferred option. Many apps are available. I prefer using MacroDroid , since it is free (upto 5 macros) and easy to learn. To understand how MacroDroid works and the settings ...
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Turn off vibration for 'Sign in to WiFi network' notification

Settings > Apps > Google Connectivity Services > Notifications > Block turns them off entirely.
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Stop vibrate for incoming calls and text messages from certain contacts

Automation is the preferred option. Many apps are available. I prefer using MacroDroid , since it is free (upto 5 macros) and easy to learn. To understand how MacroDroid works and required settings, ...
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Nexus 4 disable vibrate

Here's what needs to be done: Launch Settings app → go to Sound & notification → tap Other sounds and slide leftwards the switch for Vibrate on touch to disable the latter. (Click an ...
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Turn ringer to loud from vibrate when a particular contact calls

Try adding a Action -> Media -> Play Ringtone -> Type: Ringer to your Tasker profile, to explicitly play the default ringtone after you set full volume. You can also apply a custom ringtone ...
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