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Here is what worked for me to get rid of the red notification ballon and still have access to System Preferences from the dock. Replace the Systems Preferences icon on the dock with its Alias: Remove System Preferences icon from dock (either drag icon off dock or right-click on it and choose "Options" and then "Remove from Dock"). In a Finder window ...


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If you want to disable updates for specific apps, you can use softwareupdate --ignore. Do all the following in Terminal Start with softwareupdate -l to list all available updates, defaults read /Library/Preferences/com.apple.SoftwareUpdate.plist to find the Identifier of the app you want to ignore, and then softwareupdate --ignore 'Identifier' to ...


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Unfortunately, you currently cannot turn these off. It may be helpful to send feedback to Apple concerning this. If you really want to stop them, you could go to Privacy > Location Services and disable location services on your devices. You could also go application by application on this list and change all apps that have the permission set to "Always" and ...


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Make sure your ringer is on, as push notifications only sound if the ringer is on. To toggle the ringer, use your side switch.


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No, there's no foolproof way of setting the iPhone to make a sound before it goes to sleep due to low battery.


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My Mac kept nagging after configuring a new iPhone. Despite turning WiFi calling on on the Mac, and rebooting, the nags kept re-appearing. What finally caused a stop was updating my E911 emergency contact on the phone. No more Mac nags!


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First locate the sqlite files db and db-wal where notification reside. As in mojave, could be found using this command: lsof -p $(ps aux | grep -m1 usernoted | awk '{ print $2 }')| awk '{ print $9 }' | grep 'db2/db$' | xargs dirname Then as @greenhouse mentioned, MacFronsics script is good choice to parse db file. As far as I test the script supports ...


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