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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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 ...
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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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No sounds on iPhone

I'm not receiving any sound notifications for the phone and text messages. The Phone does not ring nor does the text message notification sound operate when receiving a message. I have powered the ...
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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 iDevice (iPad or iPhone) receive “push” notifications?

An iDevice (iPad or iPhone) receives notifications. Even when the device is sleeping. Apple calls these “push notifications”. How does the device on iOS receive these notifications? Are there ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Outlook for Mac notifications

I'm used to Outlook on Windows where if a meeting reminder jumps in I can close the reminders window (clicking the x) and the reminders window will jump in again in a few min (great). Far easier than ...
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iphone 6 notifications disabling “show on lock screen” is still showing up in lock screen

How can i disable completely the calendar notifications from appearing in the lock screen on iphone 6 version 9.2? I've already unchecked "show in lock screen" w/in notification settings but they ...
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Unknown event opening Skype periodically

Recently Skype has been opening itself or placing itself into focus, regardless of what app is running or on focus. This happens every half an hour to hourly. It's has gotten really annoying, and I ...
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How do I prevent Apple Watch from silencing my phone's vibration on notifications?

I've got an Apple Watch, and because haptic feedback is physically disturbing me, I've turned it off. However, I'm getting all notifications on the watch but my phone is not vibrating on a ...
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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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Is it possible to have only one notification for a text message until the message is read?

I've been looking for a while but I cannot find out if I can limit it so that I only receive the first notification and no others until I've read the message. There is a notification setting that ...
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How can I stop a single notification playing the alert tone multiple times on my iPhone?

I am facing a problem when sending notification on iPhone. I get a notfication but the alert tone plays more then one time when receiving a single notification. Is this iPhone default functionality ...
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iOS apps that offer push notification interface (APN) via API

I'm looking for a standalone iOS app, that can display APN's on my iPhone screen, by sending a request to their API. Some of these seem to have existed in the past: Notifo, Howl and Prowl. None of ...
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Do not disturb by time per application

Is there any way to disable notification only with specific application(s) for a certain time (not permanently)? Something like Do Not Disturb, but for specific application(s). Or maybe even by ...
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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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My Apple Watch is getting notifications but my phone is not alerting with any notifications

This is really frustrating. I get the alerts on my watch but not on my phone. This is especially frustrating when I'm driving. When I get an alert, its easier to view it on my mounted phone versus ...
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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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Apple Watch notifications over WiFi

First days after I've bought my Apple Watch, keeping my iPhone with Bluetooth turned off and WiFi on (so with Apple Watch connected "to the cloud") my Watch was able to receive iPhone's notifications ...
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Send Mac Notification to iOS

The Basic Question: I'd like to send notifications from my Mac desktop to my phone. I'm familiar with Growl and Prowl, but neither of those projects has been updated in years (understandably at this ...