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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How to track down Facebook notifications on OS X to disable them

I have a Macbook Air running OS X 10.11/El Capitan and two days ago these notification just started appearing: Perhaps I hit some special keys accidentally, but I want it to go away and it won't. ...
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Exempt an app from requiring the lock screen being unlocked

Currently, one of my 2-factor authentication apps (Duo Mobile by Duo Security) is able to push an approve/deny request to my iPhone via notifications, which means I get the request just like I would ...
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Icon without app name in Notifications (iOS 9.2)

There is an icon without app name in the Notifications screen of my iPhone (iOS 9.2). Any idea what app may be causing that?
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How to get ongoing notifications of unread texts?

One of my family members texts me at night when they are having nightmares. I want to know when they text me at 4 am instead of sleeping through it. Is there a way to make text notifications keep ...
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Messages Audio Alert not working, despite settings?

On my Mac, I'm hearing sound from other apps. I hear a sound when I drag the "Output volume" in System Preferences > Sound > Output. It all works perfectly fine. Except that in Messages, my alert ...
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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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Switch vibrations for all notifications except phone calls in silent mode

I would like to receive any type of notifications (e.g.: WhatsApp message notifications) without vibration. I switched the vibration off under Settings → Sounds → Vibrate on silent, but now the phone ...
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“terminal-notifier.app is not open anymore”

From a .plist loaded to Launchd I run a bash script which displays a notification using terminal-notifier. The notification is displayed fine, but when clicked the message "terminal-notifier.app is ...
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How to turn off Notifications Sounds when OS X is in Do Not Disturb mode?

Toggling "Do Not Disturb" blocks banners/alerts for Notifications, but I still hear the little blip and see the app jump up and down when I, for example, get a message. Is there any way to mute the ...
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Prevent “Google password Required” notification (Mac OS X)

I know in Systems Preferences I can delete the Google account which will stop the notifications. However, I'd like to keep this account and simply stop being notified to enter my password. I ...
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Is there any way to get an email notification when someone leaves a voice mail?

There is no cell reception inside the building where I work so if someone calls and leaves a voice mail I don't find out until I'm driving away from work. Is there any way to get an email notification ...
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OS X: When a notification is closed in one computer why it is still present in another computer?

Got two computers with the same OS X version, with the same account name and Apple ID, I will call these two equipments A and B. When a notification pops-out from Calendar app in A the same goes for ...
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iPhone on silent except for calls [duplicate]

When I sleep, I don't want to hear any notifications from my phone, unless I get a phone call. In case it's an emergency from a family member, etc. Is there a way to set it to silent on every app but ...
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Apple watch showing old notifications

On my apple watch I receive a imessage, I twist my wrist to show the message but for it always shows me the old messages and then the new imessage? How can I stop this so it either just shows me the ...
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Audio warning to warn you that your laptop's battery is low

I have two computers where I work back and forth, sometimes I'll launch a render on the MBP and go work on the iMac. But sometimes, I unplug the MBP, go do something else, and rendering uses up all ...
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iOS9 Email Push Still Not Working

There seems to be a general iphone issue with mail.app not pushing correctly atm. I've tried every trick I could find online, but to no avail. What I've done so far: Reset network connections. Did ...
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Update badge notification

I cannot get the update badge notification to go away on the App Store (the notification bubble at the top right corner of an app). There are no updates that need downloading but the badge still shows ...
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Push Notifications Alert with every install of an app?

In iOS 8, when an app is installed, the Enable Push Notification window does not show up every time you install the same app. I found this documentation by Apple that I believe says that this window ...
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OSX: How to create a calendar entry with notification using shortcut

In El Capitan Calendar, when creating a new entry by hitting Cmd-N, this little form pops up where I can enter for example "Mon 14-15:30 Dentist". This creates a new calendar entry, but it does ...
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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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Turn off mail notifications when in mail (OS X El Capitan)

Does anyone know of a way to have mail notifications turned off when I'm in my mail client (more specifically, when the Message Viewer Window has focus)? It's rather superfluous to receive a ...
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Disable extraneous Reminders notification from Mac on iPhone

I use Apple Reminders synced through iCloud on my mid 2014 15" MacBook Pro running OS X El Capitan and my iPhone 5S running iOS 9.1. Usually operation is reasonably flawless besides this recurring ...
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Do I need to purchase membership for provisional profile

I landed into IOS development from android world. I am trying to learn apple push notifications. For that, -I need to have an SSL certificate associated with an App ID configured for Push ...
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Remote notifications when receiving emails from certain senders on OS X Mail?

I would like to be notified for important emails if they come from certain senders, if I was asleep for example, the alert has to wake me up. I though if I can make my computer automatically call a ...
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Where does the notification sound come from in OS X?

I'm using El Capitan, and this happens in Yosemite as well. Once a while I hear the notification sound, same as the sound when a new email arrive in Mail.app. But nowhere can I find where it comes ...
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How to turn on modal window auto-appearing when program needs your attention

Can I make modal windows appear frontmost? I want to see alerts and modals from applications in the background. I am new in the Mac world. I have a small utility for the Mac that shows a modal window ...
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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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Enable Terminal / iterm2 sound notification exclusively

Is there a way to enable the bell terminal and other sound notification from the terminal, while my "play user interface sound effect" setting is off ? I don't like to have any sound notification (I ...
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Email Notifications from Office Online Exchange on Macbook

Is there an app you can recommend that connects to an exchange server (office 365 online instance ) and notifies me by adding to the notification panel or through an icon in the menu bar that there ...
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What's making this sound on my Mac? (DeliveryCompleted.aiff)

Several times a day, my laptop plays this unknown sound. There's no visual cue that goes along with it and I have no idea what it means. I assume it wants my attention for something, but without ...
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Is there a way to hide the unread count badge in El Capitan depending on the time of the day?

I know how to turn off the unread count badge for the mail icon using the Notifications preference pane from system preferences but I would like to know if it is possible to have it turned off 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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how to stop background app refreshing in iOS9

I'm using the latest version of iOS on iphone 5s (till the date of this post) and I want to stop apps like whatsapp and so from refreshing in the background but without stopping notifications of ...
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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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Google Calendar email notifications sync as pop-up notifications on iPhone

I use Google Calendar extensively. I have Google Calendar set to sync with my iPhone and iPad. I only create events from the Google Calendar website (never from the iOS Calendar app). When you create ...
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iPhone 5, iOS 8.3 Alarm not ringing

I have a jailbroken iPhone 5 running iOS 8.3 and before anyone says that jailbreaking is the reason for causing this, I can assure you that it isn't. I've tested this in Safe Mode and the bug still ...
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How to get a notification when I exceed a set amount of RAM?

I've got 10GB of RAM in my 13" early 2011 MBP running the latest OS X 10.11.1 public beta, and I've been trying to decide if I can tolerate the 8GB model when I get a new computer. The answer to that ...
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Can I see a list of location notifications set up through Find my Friends?

I want to know if I have already setup a repeating location (geofence) notification in the Find my Friends app before I create a dupe of an old one. Is there a way to see a list of location ...
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iOS 9 push not working for Mail app

I am using a iPhone 16GB on iOS 9.0.2. I have always been using the default Mail app for emails. Since, iOS 8, the push used to work perfectly. On iOS 9, the push is delayed by quite a while. ...
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Is it possible to show a notification when a device is close to you using Find my iPhone

Is it possible for Find my iPhone to notify you when one of your devices is close to you?
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How do I turn off notifications from the home screen of my iPhone in iOS 9?

How do I turn off the notification on the lower left corner? I tried to turn off notifications in Settings for the app, but it didn't work. iOS 9.0.2.
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Google Keep for iOS - Is there a setting to play a sound with reminder?

I'm trying out Google Keep for iOS 9 on an iPhone 5. I've given the app permission to produce banners, sounds and alerts in the Notification Center. Timed reminders from Google Keep do show as ...
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Unknown notifications

I'm receiving time to time the notifications as shown on this screenshot. The notifications are on the top right of my screen. I can't understand the origin of these notifications thus I don't ...
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iOS 9.0.2 notifications not working properly

iOS 9.0.2 notifications doesn't work properly on my iPhone 5s. Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't especially for WhatsApp. Can some one help how to fix this?
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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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Receive notification when battery 100% charged

Is there any way to receive a iOS notification when you are charging your iPhone and the battery charge level gets to 100%? Or any third party app? Thanks.
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Is there a gesture to dismiss a notification

It happens with unusual frequency that a notification will pop up covering the top right area of my window, right when I need to get a something in that top right area. I'd rather not have to wait ...
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Mail notifications without Mail.app

This is an odd request I'm sure, but does anyone know of a way to get mail notifications without setting up Mail.app? I check my Gmail and Outlook (not my choice) via a browser due to often limited ...
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Living with notifications in a many-tabbed world

I like notifications. I also like having many browser tabs open. When my browser is fully zoomed on my main screen, notifications can cover the rightmost tab. When I'm in a busy chat or other ...
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How does my iPhone (iOS 9) know that I'm about to drive home?

Since iOS 9, every time I get in my car and start it, I receive a notification that I can expect an x minutes drive to my home. How does the phone know that I'm driving my car? Does it detect motion ...