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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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 ...
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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 "...