Questions tagged [push]

For questions about Mobile Device Management, which is a system where the server tracks devices so it can send a message to the device. This contrasts with 'pull' where the device is responsible for checking periodically for new messages.

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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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Can not access Expo token for push notifications on iOS standalone app [closed]

I have now researched quite a bit and tried, but I just can not access the Expo token. Everything I've found so far helped me a lot, but in the end it was not the answer. I have to say that I'm an ...
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How to use lock screen events as a trigger for a script?

My Magic Mouse 2 died today and I thought it would be cool if I could use the locking of the screen as a trigger to send a push notification to my iPhone to remind me to plug my mouse in to charge. I ...
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Making a push notification alert more aggressive

Is it possible to change how a push notification behaves when it's received on an iOS device and/or Apple Watch? I ask because I have a diabetes tracking app for my step-daughter that only sends ...
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How to prevent iPad from keeping pushing iOS 11 to me?

My iPad Air 2 keeps downloading iOS 11 in the background and then tries to push me into upgrading. I don't want that. I have declined it numerous times, and recovered the storage space it takes up ...
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Safari (macOS) does not play sound for web push notification

I enabled notifications for slack.com in Safari to get push notifications for new messages. However, I don't get any sound with those notifications. The just appear in the top right corner of the ...
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Why can I see two Push settings in iPhone?

I know more or less how Push works, but why is there a Push on top (in Settings → Accounts & Passwords → Fetch New Data) then other options for iCloud, Outlook, Gmail etc?. Is any of these ...
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Disable 'allow permission to send push notification' in Safari 11.1

Even though the option of "Allow websites to ask permission to send push notifications" is unchecked, I get alert in websites asking for permissions. How do disable this completely? Also to confirm, ...
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Is there a way to receive push notifications translated from a foreign language?

I have multiple apps which I get notifications from but they are all in Hebrew. I was wondering if there is a way to let the notification go through a process in which something like Google Translate ...
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How to allow an AppleScript terminal push as raw code instead of executable?

Locally in the terminal after creating a file named foobar.scpt I go to cd the location of the repo locally and I run git add . I then commit the file using git commit -m "Adding foobar.scpt" ...
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What type of provisioning profile is required for TestFlight external testing?

I've been trying to get Ionic push notifications to work on my TestFlight app for beta-testing for weeks now and I still have not managed to implement them successfully. When I build for release via ...
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iOS 10 Content and Service extension [closed]

What is the difference between Content and Service extension? I just started learning iOS 10 this week and I wrote a simple app displaying rich push notifications. I had to use Service and Content ...
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iOS App That Delivers Push Notifications for Twitter Hanshtags

Is there an iOS app (free or paid) that sends push notifications when a new post with a certain hashtag or keyword is tweeted? I see Twitterrific can send a push notification when I get @mentioned or ...
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Install .mobileconfig OTA to device without using Profile Manager web interface

I have a Mac Mini running the current El Capitan public release and Server app. Server is running the Profile Manager module, and I have an iPhone 5S which is both in supervised mode and enrolled to ...
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Is there a way to log all incoming Push Notifications in OS X El Capitan (v 10.11.4)?

I need the ability to write all incoming Push Notifications (APNS) to a log file. Basically, I would like to end up with an ongoing record of all the Push Notifications that I receive. What is the ...
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Getting only two email accounts to push to iPhone

I have six accounts. I've been to the iPhone push tab and have set the two I want to push to push and the rest to manual but they all push. I've rebooted the phone, tried to toggle off and on, and ...
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How did TechCrunch get in my notifications center?

I have begun to see notifications from TechCrunch when they publish articles. My notifications center is full of the settings for extremely useful applications (Calendar, Evernote, Maps, Skype, ...
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What is “http://init-p01st.push.apple.com”?

Ive seen this popup a few times in my internet tracking. So, what is Apple using this url for? What happens if I block it?
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Battery status shows background activity but background app refresh and location permissions are off

As an iOS developer, I am extremely curious about this case: Battery usage on my iPhone 6 (iOS 8.1) shows that the main reason of battery draining on my phone are Facebook and Twitter, both have a ...
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How to use Mac Mini as an APNS server for Push Notifications

I have looked for it everywhere, I can't find any clue where to start or how to do it. I have an Apple Mac Mini with OSX Server that I would like to use as an APNS server to send push notifications ...
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Fetch new mail only while on Wifi (but not while on cellular data)

I'm using Mail on iOS 7. I have it set to fetch new mail manually (only when I request it to fetch new mail; do not fetch automatically). It would be nice if I could set things up to work ...
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Apple Push Notification reliablity

I have one app supported on both Android and iOS. The app needs a background service which hits a remote server every minute. The job is simple for Android app but since background tasking is not ...
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ios push practicaly equals frequent requests to the servers? How iMessage push works?

I would like make sure, how push in iOS works. Is it just about frequent requests to the servers? Second question is how iMessage works? It is free of cost, works over the Internet (using the data ...
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Open Safari Push Notifications in Chrome

I got used to Safari Push Notifications, because they will show up even when Safari itself is closed. In the last time, I changed to Chrome and now, when I click on a notification, Safari will always ...
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iPhone Gmail app push notifications not working

Push notifications in Gmail app on my iPhone are not working properly anymore. I have the Primary only selected for my push notifications. For some reason I am getting notifications for the emails I ...
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Are there any iPhone push apps that sound on silent?

Are there any iPhone push apps that will still sound when the phone is set to silent/vibrate? I've tried Prowl but it gets silenced. I'd like to have a way to find my phone more easily when I can't ...
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How can I disable the notifications prompt in Safari?

Safari for Mavericks has a website notifications feature allowing sites to send push notifications. I never want to be prompted for this. How can I disable the prompt for all websites, forever?
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How to disable Apple Push Notification Service (apsd) on OS X 10.8?

I am using an iMac at work, and the IT security guys are raising issue with the Apple Push Notification Service (apsd) trying to bypass the proxy continually. I would like to know how I can disable ...
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Can I receive local or push notifications to my email address?

Can I receive local and/or push notifications to my email account instead of as a notification that appears on my iPhone? I want to receive the local and push notifications for some apps but I don't ...
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What time is shown for received push notification?

When a push notification is shown on the sleep screen, there is a time attached to it. What time is this? Is it when it was received on the phone?
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E-Mail notifications only work for first e-mail account (GMail)?

Currently I finally - way too late - noticed that still in iOS 6, the Apple Mail app is not sending me push notifications - or any notifications for that matter - for any of my e-mail accounts except ...
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Grocery/List app for iOS with decent web application

I am looking for a descent iOS application that will allow me to sync my grocery list between my wife and I. I would like a solution that has a web application that we can use to enter all of our ...
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How to stop logging applepushservicedm no such record for push.apple.com?

The system.log contains: applepushserviced[408]: : Stream error occurred for : Error Domain=APSTCPStreamErrorDomain Code=-65554 "DNSServiceQueryRecord() returned no such record for push.apple.com" ...
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On new iPad, “notify me” button does not function in Find My Friends

I want to use the new notify me feature in find my friends, so I can know when they arrive at XX or leave from YY. I have two friends set up in Find my Friends. I have upgraded to the new iOS 6. ...
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Where does the iPhone store deleted apps' notification settings?

Basically if an app is allowed notifications, it never asks again even if the app is deleted and reinstalled. Where is all this data stored?
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Does push notification work on a jailbroken device?

This is a quite straightforward question. I have read about the jailbroken devices having some problems receiving push notifications. Is that really true? And if so, how can we resolve it?
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How do push notifications work from a networking point of view?

I know the data antennas (3G, WiFi, etc.) power down to save battery, but push notifications still seem to come almost immediately. My iPhone and iPad will chime before the email shows up on my ...
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Why am I getting Facebook push notifications even though I have all Facebook push notifications disabled?

I have an iPhone 4S. No Facebook push notifications are activated on my phone. Nevertheless, several times a day I receive a push notification that I have been invited to X event or Y person is in my ...
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How to enable push notifications of emails?

A quick question with perhaps no answer, How can I enable push notifications of emails? What currently happens when I get an email is that my phone vibrates or rings, then I look at the locked ...
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Copy text from mac to ipad

I'm often reading stuff on my Mac but then I want to switch to my iPad to read it there. Is there a simple way to copy text or an URL from my Mac to my iPad?
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iOS Enterprise developer Account: apns certificate for push notification [closed]

I have used the iOS development account for creating apns ssl certificate for sending push notification to iOS device for development purpose.I can get the device token using objective c sample code ...
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Google Mail doesn't download label as folder

I use GMail for push mail on my iPhone. I need that feature to sync my contact, calendar and email with Google. Setup is done using Microsoft Exchange following official tutorial from google at http://...
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Is it possible to send push notifications to the iPhone Simulator?

I am developing a push notification infrastructure and would like to test it with the iPhone Simulator on a Mac. Is this possible, or do I need to use a physical iPhone?
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Can I make push notifications for some email addresses only and not others on my iphone?

I have one email address i use to sign up for random stuff. and One that I only give out to people i trust. Over the years the one i use to sign up for stuff has gotten riddled with spam. the other ...
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Is it possible to time adjust push mail on iOS 5?

Is it possible to time adjust push mail on my iPhone? What I want is that the phone automatically adjust the push setting for some time slots a day. E.g. that it should push mail between 9-17, but ...
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Mail-app not using Push

I just bought an iPhone 4S and configured my mail-accounts. But for some reason, the new mail is only pushed when I open my Mail-app. I set the settings for incoming messages to "Push". Any idea how ...
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Why does running the App Store push email to my iPad?

I have noticed that - even with email push turned off, running the App Store on my iPad 2 would push any new mail on the Exchange server to me. This could have been the case previously but it is ...
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How can I reduce the mobile data used by the iPhone Mail app?

I am on a 200 MB/month plan, and feel that Mail is responsible for most of my mobile data usage, sometimes pushing me over the 200 MB, even if I almost never use the iPhone in places where there is no ...
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Is there a way to setup Yahoo mail for push with iOS5?

It seems to check it on a schedule, regardless of what I do. I've tried setting it up to masquerade as Exchange, but was not successful.
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How do I enable Wi-Fi-only email push?

Is it possible to get iOS's email push feature to work only when I'm on Wi-Fi?