Notification center on iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch) and OS X (>= 10.8) is where you can see all of your notifications in one place. On iOS it can be pulled down from the top of the device by sliding your finger down from the top of the screen, on OS X it can be opened by clicking on ...

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What causes repeating push notification alerts on iOS 7?

I recently updated to IOS 7, now every time I use an app I get a message saying Connect to iTunes to use push notifications " Whatsapp" (And Other Apps) notifications may include alerts, sounds and ...
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How do I find out which application is sending me this Notification Center alert?

It appears every 10 minutes or so, and it's driving me nuts! Nothing appears in my notifications slider (the black translucent drawer from the right screen). Macbook Pro, 10.11.3 El Cap For ...
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What's the 'followupd' in notifications?

I'm currently running OS X 10.11.1 and find this weird thing in Notification center. So what it stand's for and how to remove if it's not necessary?
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Sounds are not working on Mountain Lion Notification Center

Although I see an option in System Preferences > Notifications to enable applications to pop a sound on new notifications, Mountain Lion is not actually playing those sounds. Has Anyone run into ...
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Notification center does not open [duplicate]

Ever since upgrading to Yosemite 2 days ago my notifications no longer work. I can't even open the notification center by clicking the icon in the menubar. Nothing happens when i click it. Anyone ...
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Blank temperature in iOS 8 Weather app (showing just underscores)

Since upgrading to iOS 8 on iPhone, the Weather app will occasionally show a "blank" temperature (using an underscore: _ for each empty digit, so two underscores: __). The blank temperature also ...
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VPN Auto connect Notification

I have implemented a VPN auto connect option via Applescript [see code]. It works like a charme there's only one problem. Every time when i open my MacBook I get this [see printscreen] notification. A ...
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Configure OSX Notification Banner self-dismiss time

How can I reduce the amount of time before an OSX notification banner dismisses itself?
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Location in Weather Widget is Wrong

The location in the weather widget of the notification center is permanently wrong since September 2014. I was in Ampus for vacation. But today I'm at home and the location is not changing! If I ...
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Is there another way, other than ⌘H, to visually hide an app

I'm looking for an alternative method to visually hide an app, specifically, Skype. Skype has really lousy configurations for how it works with Notification Center. Specifically, if the Skype window ...
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Why does Safari not use its notifications preferences?

I have some websites which have been given permission to use Notification Center, but Safari ignores its own notifications preferences. When you give a site permission, some will create a new set of ...
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How can I enable Safari Push Notifications for sites that only use Local Notifications?

Apple provides web developers two methods to enable Safari Notifications for their site, the simpler one, being a javascript method (Local Notifications) that does not generate a custom Notification ...
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10.8 Notification Center occasionally freezes system

My Mac Pro 5,1 sometimes freezes when I open the Notification Center, and it usually recovers by itself about 10 minutes later. I'd like to know why and how to fix it. When this happens, the ...
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Dismiss AirDrop notification bubble on OS X

OS: OS X 10.11.2. When AirDropping to OS X, a notification center bubble is shown, in the form of an alert, which displays the transfer progress (see attached screenshot if the description is not ...
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Remove an app from Notification Center preference pane

My girlfriend added Facebook to my Notification Center. I tried to set the alert style to none, and you can see the check mark to show items in Notification Center is deselected. I want it ...
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Notification Center on iOS 6 is not removing deleted emails

After upgrading to iOS 6 on my 4S i'm seeing that after I delete an email in the mail app itself, it was SUPPOSED to remove it from notification center. Now even after i've deleted messages without ...
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Notifications Even After Cellular Data Disabled?

Despite having disabled cellular data for certain apps (Such as Twitter, Facebook, and Game Center) I still seem to be getting updates that would require an internet connection. An example is a ...
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Disable notification center on lock screen (or prevent it from clearing notifications)

One of the must utterly infuriating problems I have on recent iOS versions is the fact that swiping down from the top of the screen while the phone is locked will bring down the notification center ...
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Home button broken and Notification Center stuck

my home button on my ipod touch 5th Gen has been broken for while so I have been using assistive touch. Earlier on my notification centre got stuck half way down the lock screen, making my ipod ...
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(How) Can I push notifications from my Mac notification center to my iPhone?

I have a 2015 MBP running OS 10.11, and an iPhone 6s with iOS 9. Can I push notifications from the Notification Center on the MBP to the iPhone? If so, how? And I mean any notification. I'm not ...
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Get notified by notification centre when someone ssh's into my computer?

I know that if I open Terminal and I type inwho, it shows who is logged in and at what time, etc. However, I am not going to be at Terminal all day and keep typing who. So, I would like a notification ...
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Can you disable Today's Date in the Today View in Yosemite Notification Center?

While it's possible to remove the Today Summary from the view you cannot remove the date. It's superfluous while using a calendar app such as Fantastical. Any way to tweak this? Thanks.
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iPad iOS 7 bug? Three-liner text in push notifications overlap the pull-down indicator

I've noticed this on my iPad Mini (Retina), and I've tried to search for this "bug" elsewhere but found nothing which makes me suspect I'm the only one who's experiencing this? Whenever the push ...
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Remove dock notification badge for apps not in notification center

For nuisance apps that set a badge notification icon, but which are not in the Settings Notifications center, is there a way to block the badge icon? Spotify, for example, creates a notification for ...
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How can I trigger a Notification Center notification from an AppleScript or shell script?

I'd love to be able to take advantage of 10.8's Notification Center features in AppleScripts and shell scripts I write. Is there a built-in command or a third-party library I can use from either an ...
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How remove weather from today view in os X notification center?

In my notification center in os x, I have disabled the weather widget. But still, under 'today' there is weather information. The weather widget itself still shows as disabled though! How to ...
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Making the Mac more left hand friendly

I am a left handed Mac user and I find that some features are not left hand friendly. In particular Notifications is quite bothersome. Most of the time my cursor is over near the left hand edge of the ...
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No weather information in Yosemite Notification Center

First off I know there's a Weather widget in Today view which is working fine for me. What I am referring to is the weather information that shows up right on top under the big date section for some ...
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closing all notification alerts at once

The difference between alerts and banners is that alerts require user input to disappear, whereas banners go away on their own. Is there a way to close all notification alerts at once? In the ...
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Permanently show Notification Center for a particular workspace

I use Sublime Text fullscreen in a workspace and would like to permanently show the Notification Center on the side of the screen, similar to how Split View works. I spend a lot of time in this ...
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Change location of notification center alerts

Is it possible to change where alerts in the notification center appear on the screen? Alerts appearing in the top right tend to cover up work I'm doing more often than not and I would prefer, say, ...
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Automatically hide notifications from Notification Center while in fullscreen

I usually enjoy the notification center and need persistent notifications to bother me so I actually get stuff done. However, I would like these notifications to be suppressed (not dismissed, but ...
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Notifications stuck after Time Machine restore

After restoring my entire system from a Time Machine backup, there are two notifications stuck in notification centre. The "X" to remove them is missing and they return even after disabling and ...
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How do I enable/disable push notifications for an app on iOS 7?

Apps will often ask to enable push notifications the first time they are run. However how do I change this setting after answering this? There doesn't seem to be a single thing in Settings about Push ...
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Identifying which iOS app caused the notification sound to play

I often hear the notification bell go off in my iPhone, but when I pull down the drop-down of alert events, I dont see anything which matches the time the alert went off. Is there a way to see what ...
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Remove Mac App Store notification badge from the Dock

# "Usernoted" seems to be the "user notifications daemon", so get it's PID. pid=$(ps aux | grep -i [u]sernoted | awk '{print $2}') # Find the sqlite3 database that this program has open. It's in a ...
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How to delete doubled weather widget in El Capitan?

After upgrading to OS X 10.11 I have two weather widgets (one, maybe, is inactive). So, is it possible to delete the blank one? If yes, where or how I can do this?
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User notification when VLC reaches end of playlist

Does anyone know how I can display a notification (native OS X or growl) when VLC has reached the end of the currently playing playlist?
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How to get OSX Notification Center messages pushed to iPhone?

Is there a way for all or select Mac OSX Notifation Center entries to be pushed to an iOS device?
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Mucked up disablement of Notifications Center

Tried to disable Notifications Center and remove it from the menu bar, unfortunately didn't copy the whole command: launchctl unload -w /System/Library/LaunchAgents Now I'm presented with a ...
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El Capitan: Notification Center “Today” view resets every time it's opened

Ever since upgrading my laptop (2014 MBP 15") to El Capitan, the Today view of the Notification Center has been acting oddly. When I slide it open, everything seems to reset itself; weather goes away ...
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Entirely remove application from notification centre - app has been uninstalled

How can I remove CleanMyMac 3 from appearing within the Notifications centre - the app has already been uninstalled and I cannot locate any files for it. I am running OS X El Capitan
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Notification Center stuck in landscape orientation

This screenshot pretty much says it all: Notification Center seems stuck in landscape mode, based on the height and horizontal distance from the edge to the center pulldown arrow. The date and ...
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Google Maps' “Nearby Transit” iOS widget doesn't work

I'm using the Google Maps app v4.11 that includes a Notification Center widget for Nearby Transit. The problem is that it always says that there are no transit stations nearby. I'm in the middle of ...
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iPad iOS 9 Today View - Calendar Listing

How do you list your day's appointments on your iPad "Today's View" The article for the link below was great iPhone but not so much for iPad. How do I show all calendar events in "Today ...
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All-Day Events in iOS 9 Today

When I pull down the Notification Center, the "Today" view seems to exclude all-day events. For example, I have 2 events for today: "Lunch", scheduled at noon "Ask A Stupid Question Day", an ...
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Showing some other app instead of the notification center with its gesture

I think that it could be a good productivity boost if I could be able to use the gesture for showing the notification center (2 fingers swipe left from the edge, at least using the touchpad) for ...
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How can I adjust the amount of emails showed in Notification center?

In iOS9's Notification Center, I have hundreds and hundreds of emails listed all the way back to 3 days ago. I tried to find a limitation in the "Notifications" Settings page, Ideally to restrict the ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut in OS X Mavericks for quick reply when an iMessage notification appears?

I found it not that efficient to move the mouse pointer over the notification and click on the reply button every time. So I was wondering if there is a hotkey for quick reply instead of using the ...
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How did TechCrunch get in my notifications center?

I have begun to see notifications from TechCrunch when they publish articles. My notifications center is full of the settings for extremely useful applications (Calendar, Evernote, Maps, Skype, ...