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

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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 ...
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Trello Notifications to a Secondary email Address

Getting used to Trello but can't find out how to use more than one email address. I know I can add a secondary email to my account but how can I get some cards / boards to notify me on that address ...
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Delete phone number from Facebook account

I have taken my phone number off of my Facebook info page so they should have no record of it. However, I now have a different phone number and the person who now has my old # keeps getting ...
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Not Getting Twitter Highlights/Recommendations [closed]

I have two Twitter accounts. Account #2 "recommends" tweets via in-app/push notifications and sends "highlights" push notifications but my Primary account only sends recommendation notifications (no ...
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YouTube notifications box (from the bell) does not show notifications

Recently the Notifications box (which drops down when you click the bell in the top right) has changed design and no longer shows me any notifications. Even when I know I should have notifications, ...
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Email notification for specific video from certain YouTube channel

For example. I want standard like "user uploaded new video email from YouTube", but only if the video is about certain something/keyword match. Like following a channel only for a series they publish. ...
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Associate two email addresses (for invitations) with the same Google Calendar?

I have a Gmail account a@gmail.com that is set up to send mails out of my work email account a@example.com. This works legitimately with Gmail's feature to Send mail as: (Use Gmail to send from your ...
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Can I get notifications of immediate replies when not subscribed to a channel?

I belong to several channels & teams on slack. Sometimes I make a comment on a channel that I'm not subscribed but nobody answers immediately. I go back a few hours later and find someone ...
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How can I receive Chrome notifications for web applications like Messenger, Telegram or Skype?

Background: I use Chrome to access web applications like messenger.com, web.telegram.org or web.skype.com. For all these, I enabled Chrome's notifications. Question: How can I see these desktop ...
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How can I get an email notification when one on one meetings I calendar are “declined”?

Google calendar question. I need to periodically meet with senior leaders one on one. These meetings are difficult to keep and are frequently "declined" in favor of other urgent priorities. I do not ...
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Per-Channel do-not-disturb on Slack?

It appears that Slack's do-not-disturb feature is on a team-by-team basis. I would prefer to disable this for certain channels though. Is there a way to do this?
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Customizing conditional email confirmations

I would like to set for the confirmation e-mail item "Send when updated" by condition When: "Entry.Status is not Reviewed". I set up all correctly by my opinion, but that doesn't work.
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Is there a simple way to send out notifications whenever a file/folder is modified in Google Drive?

I've got a Google Drive account that multiple people on different devices may be using, so that I can simply upload a file and have them be able to access it right away. Is there a way I can get Drive ...
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Stop notification for certain tweet?

Whenever I log into Twitter, I often see notifications for a mildly popular tweet I made a while ago. It's rather annoying to see that someone Retweeted or Liked something I don't care about anymore. ...
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What options or tools can I use to have Gmail notify me on receipt of a very important message?

I am eagerly awaiting an important-to-me email notification. I currently have a filter set in Gmail to trap this message and flag it as important, never send it to spam, keep it in the inbox, and ...
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Find the reason for receiving a Google+ notification

Is there any way to understand exactly why one got a particular notification about a new post in a message thread? I can guess many possible reasons, but I'd really like to click on some meta ...
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How to find the video associated with a previously read comment notification on YouTube?

I had a notification on my mobile that there was a reply to my comment on some video I had watched. I clicked it open, but since my internet stopped working, I quit the app. When I thought of ...
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How to hide the notification about stories in my feed in Quora?

Quora keeps nagging me to read about stories in my feed. I want to hide them all. I have unsubscribed all the topics on my feed, except the compulsory one:
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How do I stop suggested videos on YouTube coming from my Grandma?

So I don't remember exactly what I did, either I checked my email on Gmail or logged into YouTube on my Grandma's computer, and now I keep receiving recommended videos based on videos I obviously ...
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How to enable desktop notifications for Gmail

I'm using Gmail. I'd like to receive desktop notification for every new email. How can I receive these notifications?
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How to stop receiving email notifications for specific comment threads on YouTube?

Whenever I reply to a comment on YouTube, I am automatically subscribed to all replies to that same comment. Usually this is what I want, as the comments emailed to me are usually replies to what I ...
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Trello suspend notifications to all members

Is it possible to suspend all notifications to board members for a short time. We have decided to change the way we set up Trello and I need to do a whole load of changes to exiting cards. I would ...
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How do Gmail, FB, etc. create web notifications while they're not open?

I get notifications from Gmail and Facebook while they're not open. I don't have their apps installed either. How are they sending me notifications? I'm guessing they're creating a background service ...
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How to notify everyone in a Trello board?

Is there a way to "@ spam" the entire Trello board, similar to @room on Slack?
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Limits on Twitter E-Mail Notifications

What limits does twitter use for E-Mail Notifications (e.g., new followers, DMs, etc.)? They seem to limit them. Some days I saw a stop of new mails after 50 messages on others it where like 113 in ...
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Tweets don't show up in people's notifications tab

When I tweet someone (mention them e.g.. @username) my tweet does not show up in their mentions. However, it can be seen by them on their timeline. I have tweeted multiple friends to check that this ...
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How do you stop these emails from Meetup.com?

I'm getting this emails from Meetup.com: Please do not reply to this message You asked that we send you a summary of Meetup message board activity. The following is a list of ...
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Google Calendar is sending me unwanted email

I deleted an event from my Google Calendar, and I received an email saying "An event has been moved to Trash." There is no unsubscribe link in the email. How do I turn these notifications off?
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Google Drive: Do editors, viewers receive a notification when authority removed?

I'm going in and tidying up some permissions on Google documents I've created, mainly removing editors and viewers before archiving some documents. Do the readers and viewers I remove received a ...
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Make Google stop sending 'new sign in from …' emails

I get at least two emails from Google every time I sign in to my account and I want it to stop. I tried changing the notification settings in Gmail, but they're still coming and they're useless. How ...
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Suddenly stopped getting Facebook notifications in Gmail account. Notifications setting is on, and there are no Gmail blocks or filters

The only weird thing in my Facebook settings is under 'Notifications'. The 'Activity that Involves You' box is greyed out (but appears to be set to 'on'). It's annoying to have to click on the little ...
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Set an alert / notification with “1 line” in Google Calendar

In Google Calendar you can set a time for an event with 1 line by doing the following (see also screenshot below): "dinner 1pm" this will set an event for called dinner at 1pm. What I'd also like to ...
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Not receiving YouTube notifications

I used to receive notifications when someone thumbs up my comment or replies to it on G+ but not any more. I only receive replies now even though when I go to old videos I see that my comments has ...
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Getting an email when a new result is posted on CodaLab

Is there any way to set CodaLab so that one's get email when a new result is posted on CodaLab in a given competition?
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Suppressing notification for emails from certain senders

I use sound notification for incoming mail in Gmail. There are some senders whose emails are not that urgent, so I avoid notification by marking their messages read upon arrival, using a filter. It is ...
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Twitter keeps sending me the “Confirm your account” emails, although I never signed up

It's annoying, I never gave them my e-mail address, and never intended to create an account. They keep sending me the e-mails that go like: {my real name}, Confirm your email address to ...
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How to receive a notification when someone edits my project's GitHub wiki

I own a GitHub organisation and project. Unknown people (out of the organization) sometimes edit my project's wiki, which is cool. How can I receive a notification when someone edits my project's ...
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Google Calendar notifications during the event

How can I get a notification of non-all-day event during the event? Say I need to get to the bank for 5 mins anytime between 15:00 and 16:00 and I want to be notified at 15:00, 15:20 and 15:40. ...
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Limiting the tab asterisk in Slack

I use Slack in my browser. Whenever anyone in any of the channels I have types a message (to me or in general), the asterisk is added. Is there a way to limit the asterisk appearing for messages ...
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Gmail's confirmation verification never arrives

I've seen questions about this dating back to 2009 - but not a single answer. When I add a new email to my Gmail account, I can send and receive from/to that email through my Gmail account no problem. ...
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Post to Facebook groups without member-freinds being notified of it?

Can I post to Facebook groups without my freinds (members of that group) being notified of it? Everytime I post to a group, they get notifications that I just posted something there.
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How to turn off “Don't forget XXX invited you to YYY” notifications on Facebook

Facebook sometimes sends me a second notification for events, in particular when I haven't pushed "Attend" nor "Decline": How to disable these "Don't forget" notifications? I still want to receive ...
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How do I clear notifications in Dropbox?

I want to remove the notifications which I got in my Dropbox when someone shared with me a file or a folder. The notification is still visible even though the file or folder is no longer shared with ...
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How to stop Google+ Notifications?

Google+ unread notifications serve their purpose well on Google+ website but I don't understand their need of popping up across entire Google ecosystem. For ex: If I am doing some search on Google, I ...
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Can Google Calendar send e-mail reminders to a non-Gmail address?

Google Calendar can send reminders of my events to my Gmail inbox. Is it possible to tell Google Calendar to send those e-mail reminders to a different e-mail address?
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How to totally disable e-mail notifications from Twitter?

I have a Twitter account that I use very occasionally, hence do not want to receive any e-mail notifications from Twitter. So I went into Settings > Email notifications and disabled them: "Email is ...