Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [notification-center]

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 the top right corner.

19
votes
1answer
1k views

Globally Disable Notifications on Lock Screen

I'm using macOS High Sierra (version 10.13.3) on a 27"-iMac and on a MacBook Pro. Almost every time when I'm going to log in, I see various notification on the lock screen, even before I've entered ...
6
votes
3answers
3k views

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 exist anymore, where does the OS store those ...
16
votes
9answers
50k views

Remove an app from Notification Center preference pane

My girlfriend added Facebook to my Notification Center. I tried to set the alert style to none, and you can see the check mark to show items in Notification Center is deselected. I want it completely ...
1
vote
0answers
28 views

Move notifications to smaller display on the right side

OS: High Sierra I have dual displays and want notifications in the upper-right corner of my smaller secondary display, which is to the right of my larger primary. Initially, in System Settings, I ...
1
vote
0answers
68 views

Mail notification deletes the message from both mailboxes

I have two college mail accounts setup in Mail.app which are common in some mailing lists of my institute. When some message is sent over those, I get a notification, I click it and the message is ...
291
votes
11answers
165k views

How can I trigger a Notification Center notification from an AppleScript or shell script?

I'd love to be able to take advantage of 10.8's Notification Center features in AppleScripts and shell scripts I write. Is there a built-in command or a third-party library I can use from either an ...
1
vote
1answer
57 views

Can’t click/drag MacOS notifications, which are transparent, have to restart Notification Centre

I have this problem on macOS Mojave (10.14.3, but it happened on older versions too) Notifications are transparent and non-responsive to click/drag anything. See screenshot: If I kill ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

AppleScript that responds to system notifications?

Is there a way to respond to a notification that is created by a specific application? I'd like to do something like this: if the application that created the notification is X if the text of the ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

How to change notification center colour

My notification center in El Capitian was dark-semitransparent, where in Sierra it's light-semitransparent. Is there any way to change my notification center's appearance/make it darker? I'm running ...
1
vote
1answer
56 views

How can I edit the Calendars shown on the Mac notification sidebar?

In my Calendar App on the Mac I can see all my Google, iCloud and Mac calendars. This is great. In the sidebar (Notification area), the Calendar widget does not display the full events especially of ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

How to interact with notification center alerts using keyboard?

if a notification shows up in mac os via the notification center, how can i focus on it to select the choices using only the keyboard?
4
votes
0answers
267 views

Notifications greyed out after waking up from sleep

I got a fairly new MacBook Pro and I am quite happy with it. The only thing that keeps happening all the time and frustrates me is that Notifications appear greyed and not responsive (when clicking on ...
74
votes
3answers
33k views

Change location of notification center alerts

Is it possible to change where alerts in the notification center appear on the screen? Alerts appearing in the top right tend to cover up work I'm doing more often than not and I would prefer, say, ...
0
votes
0answers
449 views

iPhone does not show notifications for missed calls

At some point in the past couple of months, my iPhone 8 has stopped giving me notifications when I miss a call. No notification appears on the lock screen and no badge appears on the phone app ...
1
vote
1answer
29 views

iOS notification issue [duplicate]

I reset my all my settings on my iPhone and it messed up my notifications. The problem is when I tap on my notification it slides to the left and makes me tap the open button. Before I could just tap ...
3
votes
1answer
609 views

How to change how long notifications stay on a Mac?

I have a webpage that will display notifications to OS X's notification (system notifications). But it will disappear in 10 to 15 seconds. Is there a way to change how long it stays? (and what ...
3
votes
1answer
615 views

How can I change banner notification time on a MacBook with OS X 10.10.5?

How can I go about changing the time that a banner notification stays on the screen before disappearing? I did some research and tried the suggestion found here, but am having no success on my ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Is there a way to change the notification time for High Sierra or Mojave? [duplicate]

Found an old solution, but it doesn't work anymore: http://osxdaily.com/2014/01/29/change-notifications-banner-time-mac-os-x/ This also doesn't work and only works on older OS: How to change how long ...
3
votes
0answers
29 views

Set default notification preferences, or batch modify them?

My Notification Center is a vast wasteland of unwanted alerts. I really don't want to open the Preferences pane and go through Every. Single. App. and click around to change things -- I'll give myself ...
1
vote
0answers
8 views

Twitter iOS App: Can I Control Notifications on All Accounts I'm Logged Into?

With the recent changes in Twitter, you can not tweet to more than one account using third party apps such as HootSuite. I use Twitter to tweet from several accounts on my iPhone. I only want to ...
1
vote
0answers
20 views

Print Job Notification

I tend to print tens of pages in high DPI mode, so it may take minutes (sometimes even few hours) for my printer to print something. Is there an app/utility or a script to get notified that a given ...
6
votes
1answer
579 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

How can I just “skip” incoming mail notification?

When I get an email, macos notification system shows a banner like image below and two options are available: reply or delete. This is useful, but sometimes I want to just skip the banner because it ...
1
vote
1answer
5k views

Smart Battery Case: Can't find notification center in ios11

I just got Apple's smart battery case for my iPhone 6S, but I'm having difficulty finding the charge status anywhere. It is supposed to be on the lock screen and the notification center. However, it ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Programmatic (AppleScript) access to notification centre history

I have followed this thread, which addresses active notifications which appear on the desktop: How do I clear All OS X notifications with 1 click?. These solutions offer programatic approaches to ...
5
votes
1answer
734 views

How to turn off notifications sounds when OS X is in Do Not Disturb mode? (High Sierra)

Toggling "Do Not Disturb" blocks banners/alerts for notifications, but I still hear the sound when I, for example, get a message. Is there any way to mute the Notification sounds without muting the ...
1
vote
0answers
18 views

Disable Facebook/Hangouts notification sounds within MacOS

Recently, I have been receiving persistent audio notifications for Facebook Messenger without having any Facebook-affiliated website open. (Note: this is also occurring periodically for Google ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Is it possible to ungroup email notifications on the lock screen?

Grouped notifications for other applications provide a "count more notifications" I can tap to ungroup and read the individual notifications In a stack. Email notifications do not provide this for me. ...
3
votes
1answer
72 views

Where'd My iTunes Today Widget Go?

The iTunes extensions has vanished as an optional widget for my Notification Center. How do I get it to unvanish? I tried the solution in this post, which was to run: /System/Library/Frameworks/...
4
votes
3answers
2k views

Remove uninstalled applications from the Notifications system preferences

I noticed that in my Notifications system preferences there two entries for Twitter (the old one with the white icon) and the new one. The old Twitter application is long gone. How can I remove ...
2
votes
1answer
183 views

Notification center documentation for applescript

Where can I find documentation for notification center method and properties to use it in applescript? I can't find anything in script editor's dictionary neither on web. This is example code to work ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

Desktop notifications doesn't appear at all when Mirror Displays option is checked

When the "Mirror Displays" option is not checked, I am getting desktop notifications on the display which has the "white bar" in System Preferences/Display/Arrangement - and that's working fine, but ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

WI-Fi Calling Notification keeps coming back

This notification keeps appearing on my Mac running Mac OS X 10.13.6 (17G65): I have: Clicked "Not Now" Clicked "Turn On" On my Mac: Turned off all notifications for FaceTime On my Mac: Logged out ...
5
votes
0answers
1k views

Disable battery warning for bluetooth keyboard and mouse

I would like to disable the extremely annoying notification popups when my bluetooth mouse or keyboards batteries are getting low. I have enough rechargeable batteries in my drawer, so I do not need a ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Silencing “Your disk is almost full” notifications. What works? [duplicate]

I've tried this Silencing "Your disk is almost full" notification That didn't work. I've tried deleting "diskspaced" from the disk using sudo, it didn't allow me to delete it. What's a ...
6
votes
4answers
19k views

iOS 12 tapping on notification to open app not working

I've been looking online and I haven't found any articles about changing this on the new iOS update. Ever since I updated, it has the cool new feature of grouping notifications. My biggest issue is ...
1
vote
2answers
91 views

How do I remove notifications from certain websites not in my Chrome or Safari browsers?

I am getting notifications from sites I have visited in the past such as SitePoint. I have gone to the Chrome extensions and I do not see it there and I checked out my MacBook notifications, nothing ...
5
votes
1answer
1k views

Can Safari receive desktop notifications from YouTube or Facebook?

Since switching from Chrome to Safari, I've noticed that I no longer have an option to enable desktop notifications from YouTube or Facebook. For example, going to YouTube's settings > account ...
1
vote
1answer
739 views

Mac OS and Facebook Integration: Select Push notifications from Facebook

Is it possible to selectively turn off the notifications I receive from Facebook on Mac OS? In the system settings "Internet Accounts" I can only enable or disable the entire notification function. ...
9
votes
1answer
3k views

Hide Notification Center button from menu bar in High Sierra

How do I get rid of the Notification Center button in the menu bar in High Sierra? It's that one in the far right: I'd like the space it occupies to disappear too. Apparently it used to be possible ...
3
votes
2answers
9k views

Receiving an Unknown iOS Notification — Audio Only

I occasionally receive an iOS notification (an Apple push notification) that has sound only and no text. Because it has no text, it does not appear in the notification center and I therefore cannot ...
23
votes
3answers
10k views

Keyboard shortcut to dismiss notifications

I'd like to be able to dismiss and open notifications with the keyboard (Not talking about opening/closing the notification center) Is this possible? And if so, how?
20
votes
8answers
20k views

How do I clear All OS X notifications with 1 click?

I have notifications in the OSX Notification Center, as for most of my apps I am using the setting, "Show in Notification Centre: 10 Recent Items" This is a good setting but rather than have a very ...
2
votes
1answer
215 views

How can I trigger multiple notifications at the same time from terminal

Running osascript -e 'display notification "Message 1" with title "Title"' then osascript -e 'display notification "Message 2" with title "Title"' in terminal shows the first notification then it ...
1
vote
2answers
351 views

Long Press on Notifications on iPhone XR Not Working

I have a new iPhone XR running iOS 12.1. When I get a new notification (such as an iMessage, a Reminder, etc.) on the lock screen, I should be able to long-press on the notification (instead of force/...
2
votes
1answer
55 views

As for macOS Notifications in System Preferences, can I restore the app which I deleted?

I delete some apps in this window, and I cannot restore them even with the settings them apps. Is there no way to restore these apps? This looks that Not In Notification Center in this link is gone. ...
6
votes
1answer
2k views

Can I speed up the auto-dismissal of Notification Center banners?

I like Notification Center, but banners linger a bit too long before auto-dismissing. I'm aware of the popular two-finger swipe trick to immediately dismiss a banner, but I'm looking for an automated ...
1
vote
2answers
874 views

How do I get into an app from Notification Center on iOS 10?

In iOS 9 and earlier, you could tap any notification center row to be brought into the app, usually deep-linked to the source of the notification. Swiping on the notification revealed other options. ...
0
votes
0answers
73 views

Notifications are not grouped in iOS 12

According to the WWDC 2018 Apple Keynote, iOS 12 has brought notification improvements since now message threads and notification topics are grouped together. Nevertheless, I have noticed that, ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

No Facebook notifications in Notification Center – How can I fix it?

When I upgraded to Yosemite, I happily used Notification Center to receive alerts upon getting a message or so. I then turned them off at some point and recently changed my password (not sure if that ...