An indicator of a possible change/update/alert whcih may be presented in a number of ways, from a textual info screen to a number "badge" on an app icon.

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Notifications: From mac to iPhone

i want to send notifications from an app on my mac to my iPhone with push notifications. i saw Prowl but i want to try a free option.
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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 set a Find My Friends notification that only triggers after midday?

I have set a Find My Friends notification to alert my wife when I arrive at the last train station on my journey home from work so she knows I'll be home soon, but of course the notification triggers ...
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Is there a way to display an instance of BezelUI (brightness HUD, volume HUD) using BASH or AppleScript?

Long story short, I've written a simple BASH script to control the brightness of a non-Apple external monitor using ddcctl. It works, with a couple hacks. It would be really cool if I could display a ...
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Repeated alerts after a missed call on an Iphone

How can I get repeated alerts after a missed call on an iPhone SE? I am looking for some way to blink the LED flash and vibrate, periodically after a call has been missed. This periodic blinking ...
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Is there a way for IOS to forward notification to another device

Is there a way to forward notificatins from one IOS device to another, or to a Mac? I have used Prowler to forward Growl notifikations and would like to do the same with generic IOS 'events' .. e.g. ...
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Not receiving push notifications for iCloud 2-factor authentication

I followed the instructions on this sixcolors.com blog post to disable and re-enable 2-factor authentication on my iCloud account in order to upgrade to the "newer" version. However, now when I ...
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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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No emergency alerts on iPhone

I have "Emergency Alerts" enabled on my iPhone, but I do not receive alerts on it. Emergency alerts are enabled, but Amber alerts are off. I know that some alerts have gone out today because I have an ...
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My facebook notifications are empty [duplicate]

Has anyone experienced seeing an empty notification like this on their macbook? Any help in fixing this would be very much appreciated. Thanks in advance! :)
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OSX Facebook Notifications saying “New Message” instead of the actual message [duplicate]

Up until today, when I would get a message notification from Facebook, it would say the content of the message and the sender. I had to delete and re-add Facebook to my "Internet Accounts" preference ...
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Mail app notifications

I have a work iphone 5C (ios 9.3.2) on which I receive emails (via microsoft exchange). Some of these emails, filtered into a folder using a server rule base on the subject line, are important alerts ...
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Is it possible to disable Apple Watch iMessage notifications while my MacBook Air is unlocked?

I know that Apple Watch notifications are silenced while you are using your iPhone in order to prevent duplicate notifications. Is it possible to extend this functionality to silence my Apple Watch ...
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phone notifications turned off by proximity to my computer?

Is there any way that my iphone can register that it's near enough to my mac to shut off notifications? I'd love to be able to get notifications for an email when I'm away from my computer, but just ...
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I get notification in Mac, though App is installed in iPhone [duplicate]

There is one App installed in my iPhone, that is news App. Now, whenever I connect my iPhone to Mac, I get notification also in Mac. What may be the reason ? I want to get rid of this.. EDIT 1 ...
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Show notification when unlocking iPhone

Is there a way to show a notification upon unlocking an iPhone? For example, I want to set a reminder to "do x" at 5 pm, but I don't unlock my phone until 5:30, but I would like the alert to pop up as ...
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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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Send notification from command line [duplicate]

On Mac OS X, some applications will display a notification that appears briefly in the upper-right corner (e.g., when I receive email). Is there a way to generate a notification from the command-line?...
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Is there a way to differentiate in iOS mail notifications by account?

Specifically, the notification (both unlocked & locked screen) in iOS. I have set two mail accounts (iCloud and another server). When I receive a new message, the notification shows the sender, ...
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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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iPhone not getting audio alerts from texts and other notification events

I have an iPhone 6s running iOS 9.3.1. I have notifications for messages configured to alert with a sound. Other apps are set to notify with sound as well. I do have Do Not Disturb enabled, but it is ...
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Certain Calendars do not trigger iPhone Notifications

I've got three calendars set up on my iPhone: Microsoft Exchange outlook.com (Windows Live) icloud I've got entries in the first two calendars. However, I only get notifications from the Exchange ...
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How to disable vibration for Timer alerts?

In iOS Settings / Notifications, I can control whether alerts use vibration or sound or vibration-and-sound for Calendar, FaceTime, Mail, Messages, Phone, and Reminders apps. In Clock App / Alarm / ...
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Why does the Terminal app icon show an unread message?

For the first time in roughly three years, the Terminal app icon in the dock shows that red new message overlay. To the right, the same happens with Thunderbird which I am used to as I do have ...
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Automatically move read mail messages to a folder

Currently I have a rule for coloring messages that come from a certain news source so I can quickly spot them in my main mailbox. These messages are in my iCloud email so I also get a notification on ...
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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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How to show a notification when you go online/offline?

I want to get a growl notification any time my internet connection changes state - for instance, when wifi comes online, wifi goes offline, or when I switch from wifi to wired. I would love it if ...
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Error 'The application “Messages” can’t be opened.' after clicking on notification.

Messages is open and working, but not the active application. I get a text, the top right hand notification comes in. I want to go to the Messages app so I click the notification and get this error. ...
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iPhone vibrates on every Viber text message received

Even when my viber application is open on a specific discussion, it continues to vibrate on every received message part of the current discussion. How can I turn off this very annoying feature for ...
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Does Find My iPhone send a notification when being reset?

If I use Find My iPhone to reset my phone, will it give a notification that it's being reset? Someone has my phone and they will eventually get my passcode and I NEED to reset it so they dont see ...
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Notification won't disappear!

I have a notification that wont disappear. It's on my macbook. My facetime app has a notification that wont disappear without me going into settings and clicking the badge icon. I want to delete the ...
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Text notifications

I recently removed a shared Apple ID and created a new one on my husband's phone. Now when I text him from my phone, he receives the text but no notification. How do I fix this? BTW, his phone does ...
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How can I turn off iCloud storage space warning notifications?

I've been getting many pop-up and email notifications about my meager iCloud storage space. There's no chance that I'll upgrade so how can I turn off these reminder notifs?
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How to disable 'A new version of DivX is available' pop-up? [duplicate]

Everyday I see the annoying popup message in the upper right corner saying: A new version of DivX is available Update Now / What's New I'm closing it using X button, but it's appearing ...
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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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Reasons for an iPhone not receiving notifications?

We have an iPhone app that uses local notifications. The local notifications are working pretty good on all devices except one iPhone 6 device (Just the one, works on all other iPhone 6 devices). The ...
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Stop full screen alerts on my Apple Watch

I would like to know how I can still be alerted to a notification (eg. Getting a tap when a message arrives) but it not necessarily being what I see when I look at my Apple Watch. I'd prefer to see ...
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Is there a way to find out which app on an iPhone just made a sound?

My phone is making two sounds, but not providing any other notifications. I have no idea what is causing this. How can I track this down? I have it paired to an Apple Watch, and have Google Inbox ...
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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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How to change Gmail notification sound

How to change Gmail notification sound on iPhone is question a lot of people ask. So did I.
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Change Notification Style from Banner to Alert via AppleScript

does anybody know an easy way to make an apple script that changes the notification style for a specific app from "banners" to "alerts"? I've been trying for hours but I'm finding it hard to use the ...
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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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How does an iOS device receive push notifications?

An iOS device receives notifications (even when the device is sleeping). Apple calls these “push notifications”. How does the device receive these notifications? Are there any periodic (recurring) ...
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How To Get Rid Of “Upgrade to OS X El Capitan” Notification?

The upgrade notification gets more and more intrusive day by day. Now there is no option to be "Reminded Tomorrow" or "Skip This" anymore. Now one could just turn on "Do Not Disturb" feature from ...
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How not to receive iMessage alerts on iPhone when I am actively using iMessage on Mac

When I am engaged in an active iMessage conversation on mac, the incoming messages alerts show on iPhone which is sitting besides me and it is annoying. How can I avoid that?
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Pop up notifications on Good

My company is switching to Good and I can't figure out how to get a pop-up on my screen to show me what the incoming message is, or who it's from, rather than "Good Event Reminder". Has anyone ...
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Unable to get a local notification for NSCurrentLocaleDidChangeNotification [closed]

I am new to iOS development. I have implemented the following sample code to test if i can receive a notification for locale change(In my case, I need to get a notification when I change the language)....
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Can I set the iPhone to vibrate except for one contact?

iPhone 5s, iOS 9 I currently leave my phone almost exclusively on silent mode using the switch on the side so that it vibrates on notifications. But I want it to ring when one particular person calls ...
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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 ...