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Windows 10 keeps forgetting notification sounds

I've configured Windows 10 to play a certain sound when an application starts or ends. It works fine, but next time I switch on my computer, these sounds have been removed. This worked flawlessly in ...
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Notification on the top of the screen whenever a song changes

After upgrading from Windows 7 to Windows 10, whenever a song starts (or changes if I play a playlist) I get a notification on the top of the screen. This happens only when I use Aimp and Windows ...
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App Menus in Notification Area Open Behind the Notification Box

Whenever I right click on an application in the notification area, the menus open up behind the notification box. Is there a way to fix this? I am running a triple monitor setup with the task-bar ...
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Does Mozilla Thunderbird support push notifications?

I prefer push notifications, and having recently downloaded Thunderbird, I went to the server settings after adding a Gmail account. However, I can't find any option that seems to enable push ...
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How to re-enable Google Now in Chrome for PC?

I disabled Google Now long time ago when I found it too annoying. I remember disabling "continue running background apps when Google Chrome is closed" and it worked great. Now I want to try it again ...
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Not receiving iOS push notifications while using the application [closed]

There is a particular app which I use on an iPhone 5S. It sends notifications from time to time. I am able to receive notifications when I am logged in but not using the application. But I am not ...
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Why did the photos app auto-create a random photo album?

A few months ago I was using my Surface 3 and all of a sudden the photos app popped up the following notification: Saturday evening in Winfield Check out the new photo album we created for you! ...
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Keep Outlook calendar attachments up to date without spamming users with e-mails

I work in a new company and they use Outlook and we have many workshops with many participants and to effectively work in those meetings we need to prepare and update materials several times and ...
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Phantom programs in “Notifications & actions”

As depicted below, there are uninstalled programs which still show up in the Settings for Notifications & actions. This problem has been bugging me for a while now, and I can't seem to find a ...
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Disable All Chrome Notifications on PC

I'd like to temporarily disable all notifications from Chrome quickly. All notifications include: Website notifications (Facebook) Notifications from apps/extensions How would I do this? Goal is ...
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Tray icon area is missing/invisible, icons locked on Windows 10

Since today I got the problem that my whole tray icon area is empty/missing/invisible. The only thing I see is the notification area icon and my locale settings: Interestingly, the icons are ...
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desktop notifications not working for slack

I use Slack in my office as team collaboration and messaging tool. Although the desktop notifications are enabled for personal and highlighted messages but still I don't get desktop notification for ...
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Show Google Chrome notifications indefinitely

I receive Google Chrome notifications from different websites/webapps (Pushbullet, for example, among others). But the problem is that notifications fade away too quickly - if I am away from ...
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Windows 10 notifications rapidly flash and disappear

Whenever Windows 10 shows me notifications (e.g. "could not reconnect all network drives" on startup or the ms office upgrade notification), the notifications rapidly flash for about a second and ...
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Is there a way to delay the Outlook “new email” Desktop Alert notification?

One of our users has Desktop Notifications enabled in Outlook 2010 so that she sees a popup alert in the lower-right corner of her screen whenever a new email comes in: This user gets a lot of Spam, ...
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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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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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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 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. ...