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Questions tagged [notifications]

Messages or alerts that let you know that an update, service change or some other activity has occurred

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How can I ignore notifications for @everyone and @here for all Slack channels?

How can I ignore notifications for @everyone and @here for all Slack channels? I know that this can be configured for each channel but and looking for just 1 setting for all Slack channels, as it ...
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Profile Updated but nothing shared

I added my new position to the LinkedIn profile but even if the privacy setting is active, nothing was shared. Could you support me please
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How to activate time left notification in Google Family Link? [migrated]

I installed the Google Family Link app on my kid's phone, mainly to limit his screen time. He asked me to be notified before his time is running out but I can't find a way to activate such a ...
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Google calendar event notifications

when I load an event with a customised event notification pattern it does not appear on the guest calendar (it reverts to their default setting). How do I ensure the guest receives the same event ...
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Not getting comment notifications for my Facebook page

I run a Facebook page and when someone posts a comment, I should get a notification. This used to work fine. I would get notifications everytime someone would comment my stuff. Suddenly, it stopped ...
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When someone shares a Google doc or presentation with me, I no longer get an email notification. How can I fix this?

When a teacher or peer shares a google doc, presentation, or spreadsheet with me, it no longer appears in my Gmail. I have checked my spam, trash, and all my folders. It used to send a notification, ...
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Ignore “joined the Hangout” notifications

I am in a Google Hangout conversation. All messages are interesting, so I enabled notifications. Unfortunately, many people join and leave (more than actual messages), and I receive a notification ...
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Can Google Form send email automatically based on entered field?

I would like to use Google Form as a help desk, hoping to find a script that can send email of the submitted form responses to different people depending on their option in one of the question? i.e. ...
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Inbox to Gmail transition. How to manage labels instead of bundles

Because Google is removing its Inbox app in March 2019, I'm transitioning back to the Gmail app. Aside from its minimalist esthetics, the way Inbox managed messages via bundles versus Gmail's ...
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On Instagram, what is the heart number on a red label when I sign in?

Whenever I sign in on Instagram (desktop or mobile versions), numbers appear on a red label. The one shaped like a head and shoulders usually means new people are following me since the last login. ...
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Any way to receive LinkedIn emails at an alternative address?

LinkedIn requires you to set a "primary" email address, which will be visible to the others. However, they also send tons of emails to this address. With some services such as Github, you're able to ...
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How to remove “read” notifications?

Last week (I think), the mark all as read button vanished from my GitHub notification page, maybe for a few days. It eventually came back. But now, read notifications just accumulate in a dedicated ...
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YouTube: Not getting notifications when someone comments my video?

I am not receiving notifications when someone comments my YouTube videos. No info at all about my channel, I have looked up the notification settings and everything is turned ON. How can I resolve ...
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How to see every Facebook Page notification as they come, rather than once per month?

Right now, I am receiving the list of notifications just once a month. I want to see Facebook Page notifications immediately like it used to be for Linda’s Bakery.
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How do I stop Google calendar invite accepts from opening up browser and going to calendar.google.com?

I'm using apple mail and every time I click "Yes" to whether I'm going to the event, it loads up my browser to Google Calendar. I'd like to click yes and it do nothing. Possible?
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How do I disable Slack tab “badging” in Google Chrome?

When I have unread slack messages, the Slack icon on the browser tab is a bright white (with a red dot when I get a mention): When I have no unread messages, it is grey: Is there anyway to disable ...
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Consistent google calendar new meeting alerts?

Sometimes I get email about new google calendar meetings that I'm invited to, and other times I don't seem to get them. I'm fairly sure this happens and is not because of filtering. I'm guessing it ...
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WhatsApp Web - clicking on the desktop notification doesn't switch to the browser

I have the desktop notifications turned of for WhatsApp Web app, and my default browser is Chrome. When such a notification comes up in my PC and I click on it, the taskbar item of Chrome only flashes,...
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Google Docs Notification 10 minutes too late?

I am using Google Docs together with my father. When I add a comment somewhere he gets instantly an email that I have added something. When he adds a comment I get an email always about 10 minutes ...
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How do Telegram “background notifications” work?

The Telegram web client (at https://web.telegram.org/) can send me notifications even when no telegram.org web page is loaded into any open tab in my Chromium web browser. How is it possible for a ...
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Is it possible to turn off annoying live video notifications of certain Facebook pages?

It happens to me often that I get a pop up video notification of a live video from a Facebook page, which interrupts me what I'm doing because it's intrusive. Is it possible to turn this off somehow?
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Disable “alarm” emails while keeping others from Trello?

I appreciate getting emails from Trello when someone else makes a change to a card I'm a member of. But I have no use for the alarm emails, since they come at the wrong time for me. Am I missing a ...
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Ignore Greenkeeper notifications on a repository I watch?

I'm watching a few GitHub repositories that each have a lot of dependencies. To assist managing all those dependencies, the owners of the repositories use Greenkeeper, which creates a pull request ...
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Does Google Drive notify when sharing stops?

Google Drive will send a notification to somebody when I share a Google Sheet with them. Will it also send a notification when I stop sharing that file with them?
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Email notification whenever there's any change to a view-only Google Sheet

I have view-only access to a Google Sheet. Is there any way I can set up an email notification whenever there is any change to this Google Sheet? (Right now, Tools > Notification Rules is greyed-out.)...
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How can I stop getting Twitter notifications about things that have nothing to do with me?

I have been getting notifications (i.e. the Notifications link on the top with the little bell next to it has a number) when someone that I follow retweets a photo from someone else. This interaction ...
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How to disable irrelevant Facebook notifications?

I get too many irrelevant Facebook notifications from friends of the activities which do not involve me at all. This include status updates, posting pictures, sometime comment replies and what not. I ...
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Not getting notifications when my wife posts

My wife and I do not get notifications when the other one posts. We are set as close friends and 'see notifications'. Apart from my wife, there are many other friends I do not get notifications from.
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How do I disable the “interesting tweet” notification type on Twitter?

In the past, I would get Twitter notifications when someone liked or retweeted a tweet, or started following me. If I hadn't visited Twitter for a while after, I'd get an e-mail saying there were ...
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How can I stop Facebook “Alice commented on Bob's status” notifications?

I don't want to turn off Facebook notifications entirely because I find them useful for birthdays and event invites. But, I keep getting notifcations about friends commenting on other friends statuses....
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Limit Medium email notifications to people I follow

Is there a way to get email updates when people I follow on Medium write new posts, but not get any other email spam? This seems like such a basic feature and yet the closest option in subscription ...
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Will I be able to get retweet/likes notifications from ones who turn off my retweet?

I'm conscious that, if ones turn off my retweets, will I be able to get the the notification if they still retweet me, like if they still follow my twitter account or if they added me to their list.
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I don't want to be notified by GitHub on new issues

GitHub watch notifies me about everything. I just want to be notified about new commits, preferably major commits, like when there there's new security patches or a major update. Could I do that? If ...
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How can I receive a notification for new reviews for an add-on in the Google Sheets add-on store?

I would like to receive a notification (preferably email) for every new review left on the add-on store page for a specific add-on. Example for such a page: Sheetgo Review section:
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Disable browser creating desktop notifications if site isn't open

When using web versions of chat apps such as WhatsApp, Skype, or Telegram I allow them to send me desktop notifications, which they use for new messages. But it seems that this allows for those sites ...
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Creative Cognito Forms notification email that contains all form details

I would like the email that I receive as a notification from a Cognito Forms entry to have the same formatting as the PDF document I can download. I would want it to look like the form as it is being ...
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How to enable support ticket notification in Chrome Web Store

I have an extension listed in the Chrome Web Store. Apparently someone logged a support ticket in July for an error they were getting when trying to run the extension, and I only happened to see it ...
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How do I turn off 'like' notifications on Twitter?

On Twitter - I don't want notifications whenever someone likes my tweet, or likes tweets that I'm mentioned in. However, I do want to be notified when someone replies to my tweets. I want these ...
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How to get Google Chrome notifications in YouTube Gaming

I know how to receive Chrome notifications in https://youtube.com but I can't figure out how to do it in https://gaming.youtube.com . I have looked at this but still can't figure out how to do this. ...
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How to send mail to the client after submitting Google Form?

I create a Google Form. I want to mail my client when he submit the form. Now, I am doing this using form notification add-ons. But, problem is, I can't send any text that refer to a link. I use <a ...
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How to customize the appearance (or not) of Slack blue dot on the system tray

I recently started using Slack and I'm trying to customize it to have some sort of "visual clue" when something is written in a particular channel/channels. For Slack, this will be something like the ...
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Can I be notified if a Google Drive (Sheets or Docs) document is changed?

I have a couple of documents in Google Sheets/Docs that, whenever they are changed by people they are shared with, I'd like to be notified (don't care if the difference of the change is sent, just "...
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Notify of user edits and not of IMPORTRANGE edits

(I think protect sheets/range will help here but besides that.) Let's say I have a sheet called Alcohol that imports from other sheets Tissue, Pencil and Physics and is editable by other users. How ...
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How to set YouTube to show all subscriptions / enable the subscription bell for all subscriptions at once?

It's no longer enough to "just subscribe" to actually see all new videos in one's YouTube feed. One has to go to its YouTube subscription manager and hit the bell. I subscribe to 100+ channels. (Most ...
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Can I disable comment notifications on an uploaded YouTube video?

Is is possible to disable comment notifications for a specific video I've uploaded? I can't find any way to do it through YouTube's settings.
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How to disable Heroku email notifications for an app?

How to disable Heroku email notifications for an app, while still remaining a collaborator? I didn't find a way to configure this in Heroku dashboard web UI. Messages like these, for example: The ...
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Email notifications go straight into spam email folder

After setting up a Cognito form for an order process for our clients I realized that all email notifications are being sent straight to our junk folders. Whitelisting the following sender adresses ...
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Does spreadsheet revision history include notes?

Can't find answer online or perhaps I am using wrong keywords If a note is made in Google Sheets, will its deletion or edit be reflected in the revision history? Please cite. Of course the foolproof ...
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Sending GitHub notifications from different organizations to different addresses

I've got a GitHub account connected to two orgs. I regularly contribute to both, and also contribute independently to projects outside of either of these orgs. Anytime I get a notification from any ...
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YouTube comments notification

I used to get notifications from various comments that were replying to me or were in the same comment chain. But suddenly the notification (little bell icon) started displaying only YouTube videos ...