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Windows 10 toast notifications in fullscreen

I'd like to see Windows 10 (64-bit) toast notifications from IM software I'm using, but they don't show up when playing a fullscreen game or watching a fullscreen video on media players. Is there any ...
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How to check if a computer in the network is down and then send a notification email?

I need to check if a computer in the network is down. If this is true, I would like to send to myself a notification email. I have Windows 7. I was trying to do it with xStarter but I could not find ...
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Decrease time of skype notification visibility

When new message from my contact appears in Skype it shows orange circle with number of events over its icon and inside contact toolbar: The problem is that If I want this notification be ...
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Notification icon sizing [on hold]

What is the reg path to increase the size of the volume icon on the notification tray in windows 7? For some reason the icons in the notification area only have become super small and I want to ...
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Is there any way to view Chrome browser notifications history?

I get Chrome notifications from several websites and they work when I don't even have any tabs open for those sites. But sometimes I get these Chrome notifications when I am not at my desk or looking ...
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Notification Icons

Question first then clarification. How are icon added to the notification area icons list so that they can be selected to be either displayed or not? Clarification. I had to reinstall the LAN card on ...
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Limits on Twitter E-Mail Notifications [migrated]

What limits does twitter use for E-Mail Notifications (i.e. new followers, DMs, ...)? They seem to limit them, some days i saw a stop of new mails after 50 messages on others it where like 113 in 24 ...
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Launch Windows program when external drive connected

In Windows 10, is there any way to launch an existing program (EXE) when a specific USB external disk is connected? The EXE need not be on the external disk but will need to access files on it.
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How can I get Chrome notifications from closed tabs

As title: I'd like to receive push notifications from pages that are not currently open in any tab; as well as when no Chrome browser window is open. Currently facebook.com already does this, but I'm ...
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How to set custom notification sound on Skype on Android [migrated]

I believe the question is pretty self explanatory but I'll repeat myself regardless. Is there a way I can change the notification sound on Skype, on Android, from the default one? With or without the ...
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How can I control news notifications in Windows 10?

I like the news notification feature in Windows 10. I edited my interests in the news app however the notifications that I receive seem to be very general and not tailored to my interests at all. ...
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Can I disable or hide Windows 10 Quick Actions?

Windows 10 "Quick Actions" are probably quite helpful when you're on a tablet, but for a desktop PC the majority of them are useless: Given than I'm unable to configure them to things which would ...
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visual notification while microphone is muted

I use Lync 2013 on Windows 7 a lot and sometimes when I talk to people I want to mute my microphone for a while, e.g. while talking to someone else. It's happened a few times that I forgot to enable ...
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Chrome web notifications

I am trying to use this API: https://developer.mozilla.org/en/docs/Web/API/notification When I go onto that page, Chrome prompts me to accept notifications which I do, but when I click on the Notify ...
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Disabling Realtek Audio Notification on Windows 10

I've been searching the web for a while now and can't find anything. I have HP's Bang & Olufsen stuff factory installed. This appears to be built on top of Realtek HD Audio manager, yet the ...
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Stop the NYTimes Crossword notifications

I have recently purchased a new Surface 3 and upgraded it to Win10. Immediately, I started receiving notifications that the daily NY Times crossword puzzle is available. Since I'm not one for ...
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How to send an Notification e-mail in UrbanCode deploy?

I am working on IBM UrbanCode Deploy. I want send an e-mail notification from UrbanCode Deploy regarding the deployment status. I am unable to configure the e-mail notification for that. How can I ...
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Sending Toast notification in localnet?

Is it possible to send notification from one computer to another? The idea: If some condition occures Machine A sends a message to Machine B (or Machines) and on this Machines Toast appears (and ...
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Windows 7- how can I disable program notifications and popups in bottom right corner?

I have an older computer running Windows 7 SP1. I find that some installed programs, like antivirus trial, Flux, etc decide they want to present some info to me in the form of a smaller screen with an ...
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Slack notifications do not work

I have the Slack Windows app on my Windows 10 machine. I noticed that the notifications don't work properly. In 'Preferences', I click 'Send test notification', but it doesn't send one. When I had ...
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How to send notification to user on windows 8.1?

I want to make breaks during PC work. How to sent notification to user every 50 min on windows 8.1?
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How to make notification to user in Linux?

I wandering to know how to make notification to user in Linux Mint 17? I want to do pause after every 50 min of PC work => and after this time make some notification, like: Please, make some ...
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How to temporally disable chrome extensions notifications

with new release of chrome 47, i'm not able anymore temporally disable notifications from bell icon in task bar in windows 7 when i play games in window-fullscreen mode, they appear and i prefer not ...
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Different Excel notifications on opening very similar files

Template files were prepared and sent to users. The files are essentially identical (both have identical VBA code, the same passwords on VBA, sheets and workbook structure), but it's evident that one ...
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No sync between Pidgin and Hangouts notifications

I use Hangouts app on my Android device and Pidgin on my Windows PC. Until a few months ago, the notifications synchronized perfectly between the two applications. For instance, when I am actively ...
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Email Notifications Stopped for Tuleap

I have a rep that has stopped getting email notifications when someone updates an Artifact that he is assigned to, including himself. The notifications are enabled. How do I update him to receive ...
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I can't disable “dealnloot” site push notifications in windows 10 [duplicate]

I'm unable to turn off a site's notification in windows 10, it keeps popping up now and then. It appears as in this pic. I allowed this site to show me windows notifications when windows 10 asked me ...
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Caps and Num Lock Notifications in Windows 10

A few months ago I bought a Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic keyboard. It installed some Microsoft proprietary software for itself that automatically set a notification to appear in the bottom right-hand ...
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Firefox: Is there a way to prohibit or disable addons to open pages upon update? [duplicate]

I understand an addon can do virtually anything the browser API allows, but wouldn't this be treated by some browser setting? I've been skimming through about:config but didn't see anything like that. ...
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How to configure undistract-me on Debian 'Jessie'?

Recently I've a problem using Undistract-me in gnome terminal. I installed it using the Debian repository successfully but I can't configure it correctly. May anybody help me through configuring it? I ...
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Get Google Chrome to run in the background again on Windows 10

Ever since my upgrade from Windows 8.1 to 10 (and a healthy amount of Chrome updates that followed) I can't seem to get the old running in the background feature back that came with the Chrome ...
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Disable all desktop notifications, without exception on Windows 10

I'm working on a build of Windows 10 for a very specific deployment. Going through the sysprep / image process etc.. I've noticed that even after disabling a load of notification options in the ...
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How can I make notifications in Windows 10 not interfere with full screen games?

Many full screen games ( specifically League of Legends in my case ) will only run on the primary monitor. Unfortunately, Windows 10 notifications also seem to only appear on the primary monitor, even ...
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Windows 10 Action Center completely Missing

I recently installed Windows 10 Enterprise activated it and updated it. I find it really annoying because I got no Action Center (or Notification Center) at all. I have seen lots of videos there is a ...
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How to disable drive toast notification (Scan and Fix Removable Disk)?

Windows 8 keeps popping up this toast notifications I tried to disable them by menu, group policy, stopped the shell hardware detection and set following registry keys: REG ADD ...
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How can I stop on-screen volume indicator from showing every ~30s?

I am using crunchbangplusplus (#!++, cbpp) Linux, a Debian-based lightweight distro which uses xfce4-notifyd to provide desktop notifications. One such notification is the humble volume indicator: ...
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Create Automate Task on Windows 10 with download and search in PDF

I want to create an Automate Task to hourly download a PDF from a specific URL and then search for certain text like "6256896" and then if there was the text inside the PDF,notifies me for example ...
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Disable Outlook Reminders Per Calendar?

Is it possible to disable reminders for individual calendars in Outlook? I am happy to retain my default settings for my "base" Calendar, but for my custom Calendar, I want to suppress all reminders. ...
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How to ring the system bell from command line?

I'm using some Bash scripts under Linux that require some time to complete; I'd like to add at the end of them a command to ring the system bell when those tasks are done, so I can be notified. ...
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How to make custom Quick Action in Windows 10

Windows 10 has introduced "Quick Actions" (cf. screenshot). Is there a way to make a custom quick action? Either programmatically or through an other way, it doesn't matter. Ideally I'd like to make ...
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Hide BitLocker “Unlock Drive” Notifications in Windows 10?

In Windows 10, when you mount an BitLocker encrypted drive (vhd in my case), Windows issues a notification prompting you to unlock the drive. Is there a way to turn off this particular notification? ...
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Disable *other* Facebook notification 10.9 Mavericks

This differs from this question How to turn off Facebook notifications on Mac OS X? The notifications are different to the rounded banner alerts I get, and in fact, before I disabled the other ...
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What is this chime sound that keeps playing at random intervals?

There is a chiming sound that plays at random intervals on my computer and I cannot figure out for the life of me where it is coming from. Anyone know the origin of this sound? edit: Apologies for ...
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How to receive youtube notifications with another account

I have a public youtube account that I use to upload stuff related to my multimedia work, but I also have a personal account. I don't use or login too often to my public account, so I would love to ...
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Do Not Disturb Mode? temporarily turn off win7 notifications?

all over SE and several searches I've found numerous app-/process-specific ways to disable notifications in win7. what I have not been able to find is a way, like on a mac, to just simply set a DnD ...
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How can I disable “private browsing enabled” notification each time I open the first window in Safari?

I wish that Safari have the option to erase history browsing on exit, but apparently it does not have it, so instead I selected the option in preferences>general>safari opens with "a new private ...
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turn off messages for Security and Maintenance (Action Center) items in windows 10

turn off messages for Security and Maintenance (Action Center) items in windows 10 ? i found \Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Security and Maintenance\ChecksRegistry key of that. anybody ...
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Disabling the “Enable notifications?” popup in Firefox

If I'm on a page that has web notifications (like Slack or others), Firefox asks me if I want to enable them. However, my choices are "Yes" or "Ignore for now". The problem is, if I select "Ignore", ...
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Windows 10 Toaster Notifications: more than 1 at a time?

I have a basic Node application that occasionally shows toast notifications using gulp-notify. If two or three get sent within a brief period of time, the first shows for the full five seconds, then ...
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How can I synchronize facebook messages to Windows 10 Notification system?

I saw the new Windows 10 notification system, and would be awsome if I can see my messages in that way: How can I do this?