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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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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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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How to change temperature in Today's Summary part from F to C in Notification Center

I'm using Mac OS (El Capitan) and in Notification center, Today's Summary part it shows weather information. I want to change from F to C here. My weather widget is already in C and working fine.
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Where did Facebook Messenger OS X notification previews go? [duplicate]

Some weeks ago, the way FB Messenger notifications are shown on my installation of El Capitan has changed: The notifications don't include the actual text of the message sent, now they only read "You ...
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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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Is it possible to close all notification alerts? [duplicate]

I've come back from vacation, and I have an unknown large number of e-mail alerts piled up. Hitting the x in notification center only cleared some of them - I'm assuming it was the last 5 since that's ...
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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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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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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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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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WX cities in Notification Center

El Capitan 10.11.5 I have added several cities WX info in Notification Center and would like them in a certain order. But every time I try to rearrange the list of cities, they randomly rearrange ...
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Dismiss notifications with keyboard shortcut

I've found this Keyboard shortcut to dismiss notifications and this article http://www.genuinecuriosity.com/genuinecuriosity/2016/6/5/clear-away-multiple-os-x-alerts-with-a-keystroke to close open ...
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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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WX in Notification Center calls up Weather Channel in browser

I'm new to El Capitan, after using Snow Leopard for years. Notification Center is nice, but clicking on a city in the weather list kicks me over to my browser and opens up a tab for that city at the ...
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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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Does iPhone have a Wi-Fi & Bluetooth toggle widget in Notification Center?

I've just recently bought an iPhone with iOS8 last month. I noticed that although iphone has a control center when locked, it doesn't have any way to toggle Wi-Fi and Bluetooth from the notification ...
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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 do I clear All OS X notifications with 1 click?

I have notifications in the OSX Notification Center, as for most of my apps I am using the setting, "Show in Notification Centre: 10 Recent Items" This is a good setting but rather than have a very ...
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MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch) El Capitan

I have a Macbook Pro Retina 13 inch. I have recently lost my notifications in the notification centre. The " today" tab functions but my "notifications" bar has nothing. The banners from ...
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Disabling all lock screen notifications

How do I disable all notifications from the lock screen on Mavericks? I want to receive notifications while using my computer, but don’t want anything to show publicly when I lock my screen and walk ...
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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 preferences shows duplicate apps

I was running the Tweetbot for Mac Beta, and still had it installed when I installed the full release from the Mac App Store. Now I have 2 entries in my preferences for Notification Center, and I don'...
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queueing notifications to give me uninterrupted focus time

Between instant messages, emails, and calendar invites, I probably get notified about once every 5-10 minutes during normal work hours, and the social pressure of dealing with the messages quickly ...
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Can't Deactivate Amber Alerts

I always make a habit of turning off Amber alerts when configuring a new iPhone. The following settings are used: This has been consistently effective at blocking these alerts and is in line with ...
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Where osx 10.10 notification center settings are stored

Prior to Yosemite Notification Center settings stored in an sqlite db in ~/Library/Application\ Support/NotificationCenter/ Now this folder does not exists anymore, where does the OS store those ...
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Can’t add clock to world clock widget in El Capitan

Whenever I try to add a clock to the World Clock widget in the Today area of Notification Center, it never gets added. Sometimes I can’t even search for the city I want to add. However, whenever I am ...
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Notifications not alerting

The notification sounds are not working on my iPhone 6, I have to click on my home screen when it is locked to see if I have a notification instead of lighting up and instead of a banner showing me I ...
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Is there a way to log all incoming Push Notifications in OS X El Capitan (v 10.11.4)?

I need the ability to write all incoming Push Notifications (APNS) to a log file. Basically, I would like to end up with an ongoing record of all the Push Notifications that I receive. What is the ...
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How can I back my widgets?

I love my word clock widget, but today I don't see it. How can I back it?
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How do I turn off App Store notifications in Mountain Lion

The App Store on Mountain Lion pushes update notifications through Notification Center. Unfortunately, this also happens for users that are not system administrators (and so cannot run the App Store). ...
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Yosemite Mail.app opens notifications in “All Mail” instead of Inbox

Yosemite Mail.app shows system notifications when I get a new message. But when I click on these notifications, it always opens the message in "All Mail" rather than Inbox (see screenshot). The ...
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How to get rid of my spamming notification?

The DivX player has installed a junk notification on my Mac saying: A new version of DivX is available. as shown below: This stupid notification bumps up every hour or so, and there is no way ...
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Notification center icon not greying out when do not disturb is enabled

As of the past week whenever I enable the Do Not Disturb feature within notification center it no longer greys out the icon. I used to option-click it but now I can't because I never know if it is ...
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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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How to export Notification Center messages

Is there a way to save or export Notification Center messages? Saving them to a file would be ideal, but I'd also accept pushing them to twitter or some other service where they'll be easy to get. I'...
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OS X 10.11 Notification center today view borken

So this started a few weeks back. My Notification center just stopt showing my calendar and it refuses to let me add widgets. Any tips?
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How do I permanently disable Notification Center in Mavericks?

In Mountain Lion I was able to permanently disable Notification Center, with no apparent side effects: launchctl unload -w /System/Library/LaunchAgents/com.apple.notificationcenterui.plist killall ...
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Retrieve old lock screen notifications

I pressed the home button on my iPhone 6. I noticed that there was a notification on the lock screen - something about iCloud. Before I could read more than a few words, Touch ID helpfully kicked in ...
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Does iPad lost screen show received notifications?

I already received an email notification and it showed up on an iPad lock screen. I wonder if it still show on screen of that iPad when i use lost mode on it.
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iPhone 4s stuck on Control Center

My iPhone 4S is stuck in Control Center and when I try to slide it back up it doesn't work. My Sleep/Wake button is stuck, so I can't power it off or do a more powerful reset. Any help would be ...
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Unread notification badge for Notification Center

Is there any way (application?) to display some sort of notification that there are unread items in Notification Center? It could be just a badge on the icon, or the icon highlight, just anything ...
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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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Are there any to-do-list-creating apps that allow for persistent task lists in Notification Center? Does Apple's iOS even allow for this?

Apple's iOS Reminders.app has the great functionality that it can list reminders in the Notification Center 24 hours in advance of the actual alert time. This is very useful, since it allows one to ...
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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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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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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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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 ...