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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How to make the Notification Center menu icon glow, (like Twitter does) when notifications are present?

Notification Center is pretty great, however, it's very annoying that I have to click the menubar icon or make a gesture to actually open the notification pane. How to make the Notification Center ...
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Any way to send messages to Mavericks Notification Center from another machine on the local network?

I need a way to have a Linux-based machine send a message that can be received and displayed by the Mavericks Notification Center. I used to do this on an older version of OS X by running Growl, and ...
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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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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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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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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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Can I trigger an Automator workflow from a Notification Center alert?

I know there are ways to trigger Notification Center alerts inside an Automator workflow. I'd like to do the reverse. I'd like to set up an event listener which, when a particular app emits a ...
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More notification center keyboard shortcuts

I know there is a system wide keyboard shortcut to open the notification center and once opened you can navigate your notifications with the up/down buttons on your keyboard. But is there also a way ...
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Disable all Notification Center sounds?

I know it's possible to turn off sound alerts app-by-app in notification center, but is there a way to turn them off altogether. I hate all system sounds!
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Why are Notification Center preferences resetting?

(At least) twice now since I updated to Yosemite I've noticed I'm suddenly getting notifications from an app I had turned off. Then I go to Notifications in System Preferences and notice that every ...
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AppleScript to read all notifications in the Notification Center OSX 10.10 Yosemite

It seems like the following AppleScript is no longer working in the latest version of the OS X 10.10 (Yosemite): on run tell application "System Events" tell process "Notification Center" ...
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Is it possible to close all notification alerts?

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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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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Showing all reminders in iOS 8 widget

I love using the Reminders app for my todo list, and a big part of that is that you can just pull down the "Today" menu and see all your current todos, and check off any you've completed. But now on ...
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How to view the notification centre on my “new” iPhone 4?

I recently got an iPhone 4, and I can't access its notification centre. From the lock screen, pulling down allows me to access it, but as soon as I enter my 4 digit password and access the home ...
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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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Showing Notifications on all displays

Is it possible to configure notification center to show notifications on all displays? (When displays are not mirroring of course)
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How can i send the twitter direct message via notification center?

I tried to send DMs via notification center but it didn't work anyway to tweet or mention these two are still working. Are there any way to send the DMs some very simple way? (for example in ...
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Why does my Twitter account keep reappearing in System Preferences/Internet Accounts?

I delete my Twitter account from "Internet Accounts". Within 10 seconds the Twitter account reappears. How can I get it to reset? Companion problem is that my Twitter account shows up multiple ...
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Displaying weather in notification center

I was wondering how can i display the weather of a particular city of my choosing in the Notification center? I'm using an iPhone 5S with iOS 7.1 Right now it only shows the weather using the ...
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AIM Messages don't display in Mavericks Notification Center

On my work computer, I am only using Messages on Mavericks to connect to AIM. I am noticing these are not showing up in notification center with 'quick reply', though I would like them to. Is this ...
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OSX Mavericks Notifications Center synch/refresh timing

Is it possible to control Notification Center synch timing or manually refresh to check for new events? I like to disable all app badges and alerts so that nothing disturbs me while working. However ...
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How do I control Notification Center in iOS?

I have looked for this in different places, but have yet to find a satisfying answer. Notification Center in iOS (6 and 7) has many different options. But, how are the options related to the updates ...
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Is there a way to keep the notification open? Prevent autohide?

Is there a way to keep the notification bar from auto hiding? I'd basically like to keep it open/expanded on the right side of my screen.
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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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My Facebook “click to post” in the notification center is not working. (Mac OSX 10.8.3)

When i click the "click to tweet" button, it works, but when i click the "click to post", nothing happens---plus my twitter button wont work afterwards. :( so i have to restart my mac again. tried ...
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Retina Macbook pro freezes when Notification centre is triggered

Okay, so this is a really weird error. Every so often when I trigger the notification centre using the two finger swipe, the machine will freeze. The notification centre can't be dismissed and any ...
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Why does Mail open when I close a calendar notification?

I've noticed that when I get a calendar notification (alert) and close it in Mountain Lion, the OS X Mail application opens automatically. I don't use Mail and I have Mail notifications turned off in ...
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Is there a programmatic method to detect a click on a Notification Center bubble and run a custom action under Mountain Lion?

I appreciate that Notification Center is in its infancy but I was wondering if anyone had any idea how to intercept clicks on the "bubbles" that are generated and run your own actions. Specifically, ...
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No App list is displayed under “DO NOT INCLUDE” in Today of iOS8 notification center widget with IPhone5

everyone I failed to find the solution with Google so your help would be highly appreciated. There should be App list under "DO NOT INCLUDE" in notification center widget. I haven't realized this ...
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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 do the Os stores those ...
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Safari's 'Shared Links' in Notification Center

Safari has the option to subscribe to RSS feeds, so you can watch them in the 'Shared Links' section of your browser. I'm wondering, is it possible to receive "push notifications" for this in the ...
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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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Disable today view in Yosemite

I am looking for some sort of setting to disable the 'Today' tab in notification center. Is anyone aware of some command like: sudo defaults write ...
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Date format in Yosemite's Today View

Is it just me or is the date format in Notification Center actually wrong? For example, today it says "November 1st" whereas I believe it should be "November 1" (US format) or "1st November" (British ...
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Unable to change the order of widgets in Yosemite Notification Center Today View

I tried clicking on Edit and then dragging the widgets around. I also tried doing so from the System Preferences Extensions pane. And either ways, I am successfully able to change the order in which ...
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Show times in Notification Center's Calendar widget?

Is there a way to show start and end times of events in Notification Center's Calendar widget? I've made a couple sample events to help illustrate my point. In these examples the start and end times ...
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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 to forward all notifications to Growl app?

I have Growl 2 and i want to forward all notifications from Notification Center to Growl. Can I do that? Reason for that is: I want to display all notification at the bottom of the screen, not at the ...
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How do I control Finder and App Store notifications in OS X?

Notification Center in OS X (10.9, Mavericks) provides a way to control configure notifications for various Apps such as Mail or Safari, but seems to provide on settings for controlling notifications ...
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Is there any app for OS X that remind me sentences cyclically?

Im studying for the GRE and while im at the computer checking other stuff i would like that OS X remind me some notes on the lateral side of the screen every hour or every 3 hours, do anybody know if ...
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Suspend some notifications

I wonder if there is a fast way to disable some notifications but let some other enabled ? I think it would involve Apple script but how ?
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Any chflag for files in Notification Center?

I would like to have a list of TODOs in a particular folder (tex files) in the notification centre (the one in the right upper corner which opens from the corner). Notification Center is the one at ...
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Applescript Display notification with Trigger

I have an applescript written to display a notification in the notification centre when I get a new email in outlook for mac. i.e. display notification mycontent with title mysubject subtitle ...
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Android phone messages to Notification Center

I have an Android phone (Samsung Galaxy) and a Mavericks laptop (MacBook Air). Neither will change soon. I’m often working in environments like libraries where phones are not allowed, at least not ...
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Notification message's delay before hide

I made a script to upload images, it shows a notification, but it stays on screen for a very long time until I close it by click. Is there a way to decrease the delay for this notification?
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Mavericks displays strange digits follow Google Calendar notifications

The notifications sidebar in Mavericks displays the digit "11" after the time of an event. For example, for an event tomorrow, it shows "Tomorrow, 7:00 AM11". See screen capture. What is this 11 and ...
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Notification center does not show mail alerts

I'm a new Mac user since yesterday. I've read much about the notifications which are available with Mavericks. I connected my Twitter account and also set up my iCloud mail account. I thought that I ...
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How can I use AppleScript to reshow the last OS X notification (in the notification banner)?

After the notification disappears, I want to be able to make it appear again through AppleScript.
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cannot re-enable notification center in mountain lion

I disabled Notification Center a while ago by running launchctl unload -w /System/Library/LaunchAgents/com.apple.notificationcenterui.plist But after enabling it back with launchctl load -w ...