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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?
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How can I stop the “Get Office 365” notifications in Windows 10?

I recently upgraded to Windows 10, and every couple days I have been getting this annoying notification that is basically an ad for Office 365. It seems to come from an app called "Get Office 365". ...
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Removing system tray notifications

Using Windows 7, I am running WhatPulse. It generates annoying notifications in the system tray that I just don't need to see. The administrator on WhatPulse forums refuses to accept there is a ...
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Can you get onscreen notifications working on Windows 10

I use windows notifications with my Gulp setup. When I compile my code (on windows 8.1) — I would get a notification handled by Windows in the top right of my screen. On windows 10 however, they've ...
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How to get notifications from Twitter?

I have installed the Windows 10 and signed in the native Twitter App. Is it possible to get notification in Action Center when new tweet appears in my feed?
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View past notifications in Windows 10?

New with Windows 10 seems to be the Notification Area. Now, I've seen a few notifications (in the Action Center). The problem is that I haven't understood any of them (actively using computers for 30 ...
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How to disable Chrome's popup notifications?

I have Chrome notifications enabled (Bell icon in the taskbar ). It works great - especially with Pushbullet. I like the bell being white when there are pending notifications and grayed when all are ...
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Will I know when the Windows 10 files are being downloaded in the background or not?

After reserving the free Windows 10 Upgrade, and once the download is available, will I be notified if the download is taking place, or will it take place without my knowledge? The reason I am asking ...
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Google Hangouts: Visual alert of new messages when Chrome window is not visible

I use Google Hangouts from within Gmail to text back and forth with people using my Google Voice number. I'm using Chrome on Mac OS X, if that matters. I don't always have my speakers on and even ...
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Outlook 2003 with IMAP account sends unexpectedly “return receipts”

Everything goes ok (sending and receiving emails through smtp, pop3 and imap protocols...) Only one thing is bad: Although the sending of the return receipts is switched off, the Outlook in IMAP ...
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How Pushbullet sends all iOS Notification to Mac

I was checking different apps that have Mac & iOS communication. I came across cool apps PushBullet and Notifyr. The Most amazing thing I found is showing Push notifications of iOS to their apps ...
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How do I get notifications for specific folders?

I know that it's possible to make a rule so that you get a notification for all folders rather than just the inbox; however, I have rules that direct certain types of emails towards folders because I ...
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Toggling Yosemite's Notification Center between “Today” and “Notifications” views (back and forth)

I want to create a keyboard shortcut/trackpad gesture to: - display Yosemite's Notification Center first - then toggle back and forth "Today" and "Notifications" panes every time the corresponding ...
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How to permanently set up “Only show notifications” for Windows 10 Update notifications icon in the tray?

I know how to disable "Additional capabilities for Windows Update notifications in Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 SP1" (inter alia through Super User) but I prefer just to set it up in "Only show ...
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Program for warning sendings in LAN [closed]

I work answering support chats with another 19 assistants in LAN. I'm looking for a program for Windows that allows my boss to send warnings or notifications to all of us at the same time, that also ...
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Disable Google Hangouts notifications for everyone EXCEPT certain people or groups?

I would like to disable Google Hangouts notifications for everyone except certain people or groups. Hangouts is my primary method of messaging, so people often message me throughout the day. ...
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How to get email notification in the Windows 8.1 lock screen and Start menu when using Outlook?

I'm using Outlook 2013 on Windows 8.1, and I'd like to get email notifications on the Windows lock screen and Start menu just like when using the Mail app; however, it looks like Outlook is unable to ...
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How do I disable notification balloons completely in XP?

I am running VM Window XP and notification balloon in the task bar accumulates so much so I want to get rid of it. I tried setting it "Hide inactive icons" but still getting notification balloon. I ...
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How to see notifications timing in KDE 4.1x?

KDE 4.1x doesn’t show time against the notification it puts in front of the user. E.g.:- copy/move files task has completed, a torrent has completed, battery low-level notifications, etc…, the only ...
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NetworkManager icon on notification area is not present

I have noticed that recently the NetworkManager icon is not present on the notification area plugin on my XFCE panel after every fresh login; however, I am able to see its notifications and it in fact ...
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For lotus notes accepted meetings, change the automatically set alarm notification timing

In Lotus notes how to set for all accepted meeting request to have the notification to be set. Now for each I need to set. Also when i set the default time is 30 min prior, how can I change it to be ...
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Outlook 2013 - Notification Bar “not most recent mail” missing

I'm using Outlook 2013 (german) in an enterprise environment. When you try to answer to an email, which was answered in the meantime, Outlook shows a notification bar. It's telling you, that you're ...
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How to enable file change notification for network drives?

When you run any program handling local drive, when you externally change file the program usually detects such change and offers to reload it. When the file is located on network no such thing ...
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Sending a meeting invite in Outlook generates a chain email reaction

We are currently running an Exchange 2010 environment with Outlook 2010 clients. Here is the scenario. My boss has allowed the admin staff viewer permissions to his outlook calendar. However, when ...
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What's the process of Mac OSX's calendar notification popup called, and can I sudo kill it?

I hate those notifications you cannot really decline or dismiss. Last time the notification center graced me with a safari advertisement which you either comply to by trying 'the new and oh so ...
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How can I dismiss all chrome notifications with a keyboard shortcut?

Does Chrome have a keyboard shortcut, or the ability to bind one that lets me dismiss notifications?
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Lost USB to email push notification

My little brother often losses his USB keys. Is there a way/program/batch file that can push notifications to my email containing the host's information?
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Disable wifi adapter warning

I normally have my WIFI adapter disabled in Windows 7. Whenever I restart or boot the machine, it pops up a warning that it is disabled. Doh, I know this. The balloon notification appears in the ...
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How can I get Google Chat and Gmail notifications without having Chrome open?

I bought an old laptop from a friend recently, and I've been trying to get it up and running with all the services that I'd like to use. One of these is Google Chat/Gmail. However, the laptop isn't ...
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Shortcut key for toggling Yosemite's Notification Center between “Today” and “Notifications” views

Is there any way to use a shortcut key to toggle between the "Today" and "Notifications" views in Yosemite's Notification Center? I have a shortcut key assigned to open up the Notification Center, ...
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How to reset the Windows Push Notification Platform?

For my user account, the Windows Push Notification Platform seems to be messed up. I have the following symptoms: In the Settings charm, Notifications is grayed out. The tool-tip is Turned off by ...
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Skype Desktop Win 8.1 Notifications Bubbles Broken?

I cant seem to get skype desktop on windows 8.1 to show bubbles for notifications like it did in previous windows versions. I have already set "Control Panel--->All Control Panel ...
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Gnome get list of tray notifications

Is there a way to get notifications from tray? My ideas is print with bash notifications to conky. I use Archlinux and gnome.
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What is the shortcut to go (or bring up/maximize the window) to the newest notification in the taskbar?

What is the shortcut to go to the newest notification program in the taskbar? So when I hit the combination my skype chat windows with the person who messaged me comes up? (or a installer that ...
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Skype doesn't always notify about new chat messages

So we are both online and sending each other messages in skype from time to time. I get notifications, answer, and some time later I switch to the Skype window and there are new message about which I ...
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Where is the file that notifies you when you have low battery?

Does anyone know where the file is located that displays the low battery warning on Windows 8? I've searched the entire system32 folder but I can't find it there, maybe it's part of another program? ...
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Outlook 2010 New Email notification doesn't trigger

Despite using these settings as below: I never, ever receive any kind of notification (sound/visual/mouse/envelope) when mail arrives in the Inbox. What I've found online only directs me to the ...
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Hangouts notifications appearing above xscreensaver

When my screen is locked (with XScreenSaver on Arch Linux with Xfce), popup notifications from the Hangouts Chrome extension appear on the screen. Is there any way to prevent this? This is also ...
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Cannot enable Notification Area in Windows 7

In 64-bit Windows 7, I cannot enable the notification area in the taskbar at all. Every time I try to customize the notification and system icon settings, it says "Some settings are managed by your ...