Questions tagged [notifications]

An indicator of a possible change/update/alert that may be presented in a number of ways, including a banner, popup dialog, or badge on an app icon.

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Is there a known fix for apps that suddenly stop delivering notifications for any obvious reason?

For several years now, I've noticed a really strange thing with notifications delivered from third-party apps on iOS - whereby they will just stop without any obvious reason. When checking within ...
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IOS 14 - I stopped receiving text notifications while I’m on a phone call. How do I get that notification back

IOS 14 - I stopped receiving text notifications while on a phone call. How do I get the text notifications back?
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How can I hide notifications for a short period?

I use notifications heavily as a sort of todo list during the day (mostly Slack and email messages). But sometimes I want to hide these for a while to focus on the whole screen. If I disable ...
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Debug and Reset push notifications in iOS

For a couple of days now, my iPhone does not receive push messages any more (I am not talking about notifications ... I am talking about push messages that are also used to initiate WahsApp Web/...
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How do I prevent FaceTime call notifications from exiting fullscreen apps on OS X?

When I get a call through FaceTime, it switches away from a full screen app/video I'm using. I don't want to turn it off, because getting calls on the computer is useful, but I don't want it to ...
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Stop 'Battery 100% Charged' notifications

I have a MBP 2018. After upgrading to Catalina, when unattended with the power adapter connected, after a while the machine will start chiming every ten seconds and displaying a '100% Charged' message ...
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AppleScript read and trigger other script base on received notification

Is they a way to read macOS Catalina notification from AppleScript? it's seems that they are not longer stored with ~/Library/Application Support/ , I'm not even sure of the process name, "...
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imessage notifications not working for one person

so a couple weeks ago me and my boyfriend’s imessage stopped working. he wouldn’t get notifications when i sent a message and would physically have to click on the the message to see what i sent. on ...
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The “Disk Not Ejected Properly” notification will not go away on Mojave?

If I forgot to plug in my Mac to the power and came back a couple of hours later, it may show "Disk Not Ejected Properly" notifications (two of them on Majave). But the notification display ...
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Is there any way to get iphone app notification to mac?

when an iPhone app get a notification, I don't want to heads down and check the phone, is there any way to get that notification on mac?
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De-Register for Push Notifications

I granted permission for a site to send me push notifications on my desktop, and now I would like to revoke that permissions. While I can change the delivery permissions in Safari to decline push ...
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How long do Apple retain notifications to be pushed to iOS devices until they expire?

If an app attempts to send a notification to an iOS device that is either powered off or has no network connectivity push notifications need to be kept in queue. For how long does Apple retain ...
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How do I disable the Mac App Store notification badge for successful updates?

Since upgrading to Catalina, the App Store keeps its notification badge despite the app update automatically being installed in the background. Opening the App Store clears this badge and it will stay ...
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How can I disable the red Software Update notification bubble on the System Preferences app in MacOS Mojave (not App Store)?

I keep the "System Preferences" app icon in my dock in Mojave. I recently checked for updates, and found one, but I'm not ready to install it just yet and the red notification dot over the settings ...
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Archive gmail messages from the notification center on an iphone

I have an iPhone SE, model number MX9D2LL/A running software version 13.6.1. On it, I have installed the Gmail app version 6.0.200712. When I receive a banner notification for a new email, I can ...
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MacOS keeps asking for notifications permissions

I have MacOS version 10.15.6 and each time I launch any app that uses notifications - system keeps asking me for the notifications permissions. Every reboot I have a couple of alerts for the apps that ...
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macOS 10.15.6, is there a way to get an early low battery warning?

I usually only get the low battery warning when I'm at 1% or so. How do I make it so the notification pops up at 5%, 10%, 20%, etc. Preferably all of those.
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How to disable update notifications when running Catalina

Despite having all the usual settings disabled: macOS insists on reminding me every few days that app store and system updates are available. I would like to make these permanently stop. Please note ...
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How to trigger an action when mac displays a notification from specific application?

i am looking to trigger an action when a notification appears from my web browser. basically i want to click on the notification automatically when it appears. happy for this to be in Automator or ...
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AppleScript to read all notifications in the Notification Center OSX 10.10 Yosemite

It seems like the following AppleScript is no longer working in the latest version of the OS X 10.10 (Yosemite): on run tell application "System Events" tell process "...
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Notifications from Reminders Wake Screen in Catalina

I have an issue in Catalina that I'm not sure how to solve. Whenever a notification from Reminders comes through on my Mac, it wakes the computer from sleep, which in turn wakes up the external ...
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Silencing “Your disk is almost full” notification

Since none of the solutions found here Silencing "Your disk is almost full" notification worked for me on Mojave, I simply disabled the deamon. sudo mv /System/Library/PrivateFrameworks/...
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Display Slack notifications on both screens

I'm using my Macbook while it's connected to a larger display. I'm mostly working off the larger display. Is there a way for notifications to be displayed on both screens simultaneously? I'm ...
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Configure macOS Notification Center Banner self-dismiss time

How can I reduce the amount of time before a macOS / OS X Notification Center banner dismisses itself?
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If my iPad is dead/switched off, will I still get a FaceTime missed call notification if someone tries to ring me?

If my iPad is out of battery/switched off when someone tries to FaceTime call me, will I get a missed call notification when I turn it back on? Because FaceTime uses WiFi, will the missed call be ...
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Mail.app Never finishes “Downloading Messages”

On MacOS mail (Catalina, but also on 10.14), I've noticed that the client never finished downloading mail from my cPanel/WHM-based server (which has support for Apple Push for iOS, for what it is ...
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Do exposure notification apps from different governments communicate?

Do exposure notification apps developed by different governments communicate? The user experience for exposure notifications makes it seem like they are a platform feature, but what I've read on ...
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Is there a way of getting a notification when you are using data?

Often when I am using my iPhone I find that I am using mobile data without realising it. If I am engrossed in an activity, it seems unlikely that I would look up to check whether I am using 4G. So is ...
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Apple Push Notification Service Daemon (Segmentation Faults and Errors in /var/log/system.log ?) (com.apple.aps/ApplePushService)

I'm seeing a many various (about 159+) Apple Push Notification Service Daemon (com.apple.apsd) Segmentation Faults and Errors in /var/log/system.log ? What typically causes these? I've tried to clean ...
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Disable text message sound when in CarPlay

I don’t particularly use text message notifications and I’d rather not have them interrupt what I am listening to. I still want to keep the visual notifications, I don’t want to enable “do not disturb”...
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Can macOS have a 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 in some manner with a tool or setting or other ...
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closing all notification alerts at once [duplicate]

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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Calls and messages won't come through when screen is locked iPhone SE

I've been having this issue for a while now and even the newest iOS didn't seem to solve it: The problem is that sometimes I just won't receive calls and/or messages. I figured it happens completely ...
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Include a web page in the Mac Notifications Centre?

I'd like to have my security camera web page in my notifications centre. The only app I found claims to allow viewing web pages in the notifications centre is https://apps.apple.com/au/app/glimpse-...
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Calendar notifcation not disappearing

What is this "1" alerting me to? There does not appear to be anything in any of my Calendars that is requiring my attention. How can I get rid of this? I'm using a clean installation of Yosemite.
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How to display Notification from a LaunchDaemon process?

I have a LaunchDaemon process that needs to run as root user. The process internally calls osascript to display some notifications. Notifications display fine when the process is run manually without ...
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iPhone XS Max running 13.5.1 notification issue

I realize this is not really the kind of question for a SE site and I do apologize but I've looked elsewhere and can't seem to find anything so I'm desperate. Tapping on a notification for a received ...
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How to clear all notifications with 1 click in Catalina?

This question offers an AppleScript to clear all notifications within the Notification Center, but all of the answers seem to be pre-Catalina: How do I clear All OS X notifications with 1 click? ...
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Notifications on dual monitors: how can I specify which monitor?

I would like to have notifications on my left monitor and not my right monitor. It's hard to see them when I'm looking at the left monitor (since they're all the way on the right side and they're ...
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Prevent certain iPhone apps from generating notifications unless they are open

Most iPhone apps behave as expected while they are open, which is great. However, some create spam notifications while they are closed, which is not. Preventing all notifications from this class of ...
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Notification Centre - What happened to Calculator widget?

I only just noticed this today - Calculator is gone. Is this an "improvement" with 10.13.5 which I installed just the other day, or did I break something? I did notice Stocks appear in there as if ...
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iMessages not showing but the number of iMessages are showing on Mesaages app as Notification

I have been facing this problem for quite a while now, iMessages, that i receive, are not showing in Messages app but the number of messages which have been received are showing on Messages app as ...
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Suppress sound for other logged in users?

If I have two users logged in, the desktop is only shown for the active user, but the sounds from apps on the inactive user's session are still heard. I want to not hear those sounds. What should I ...
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How to get contents of most recent iMessage

I would like to get the contents of my most recent iMessage using either applescript of terminal. I'm fine with it going to the clipboard or a variable, but I can't find this information anywhere. ...
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Block or dismiss notifications based on content?

On macOS, is there any way to intercept notifications or automatically dismiss specific notifications? I know that I can enable notifications on a per-application basis, but I'm looking for more fine-...
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Notification sounds aren't playing when iPhone 7 is locked

When my iPhone 7 (iOS 13.4.1) is locked (screen is off and phone is on), it doesn't play any notification sounds. I also have an iPhone Max XS and it works as expected, it's only the iPhone 7 which ...
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Looking for help with calendar notification or alert not appearing after due date/time!

HW: MBA 2017 OS: catalina 10.15.5 The issue I am facing is, I have several recurring events month on month basis, post due date/time these events are not showing notifications/alert or notification/...
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How to get Office 365 E-mail notifications on iPhone, without synching the mailbox?

I need to receive notifications on my iPhone whenever I receive a new work E-mail, but since I receive large quantities of E-mails using many GBs, don't want to actually have my E-mails load up and ...
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Catalina Mail notification sound off sync

Since I use Catalina my Mail notification sounds don't work properly. They sound minutes or even hours after the new mail arrives. Sometimes the sound rings at the moment I switch to an open window in ...
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What do numbers in red circles mean on launcher icons?

What do these numbers mean on Mac? I am on an iMac running Catalina.

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