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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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How to do remote notification on Windows [migrated]

I'd like to send notification to users on some condition, from Linux to Windows. Explanation: On Linux we are monitoring the temperature of all rooms (every 5 minutes). If the temperature is too high ...
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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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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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Do OS X apps support push notification when inactive?

I haven't seen any OS X apps that act in the same manner as iOS apps when it comes to push notifications (well, except for Messages and Facetime which are not really integrated services in the ...
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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 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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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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Utility that will set an alarm off when too much memory has been consumed? [closed]

Does anyone know of a utility that can send the user an alert when too much system memory has been consumed? So that they know to close out a few programs, and close a few browser tabs? I found one ...
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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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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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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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On windows 7 my volume icon is missing from the system tray

So unexpectedly my volume control is missing from the system tray on Windows 7. I goto the start menu and type volume and choose "Show or hide volume (speaker) icon on the taskbar" and it's disabled ...
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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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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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How can I trigger a notification when a job/process ends?

The place I work at has commands that take a long time to execute. Is there a command/utility that I can use to notify me when the command execution is over? It could be a popup window or maybe a ...
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How to know when a webpage is updated?

I'm looking for some way to know when a webpage is updated. This site it's really not very "web 2.0", doesn't have ajax, it seems like plain HTML. I need a way to get an instant notification when the ...
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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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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 disable thunderbird notification

I run Ubuntu Hardy and Thunderbird version 2.0.0.23 (not tagging for linux/ubuntu since I think is a Thunderbird thing, but you can re-tag if appropriate). I am really tired of the email ...
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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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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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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 to get notified with someone doesn't reply to the emails I send with Microsoft Outlook?

I want to find a way to help me know if an email I sent hasn't been replied to, specifically with Microsoft Outlook (via Exchange, not the web-based Outlook.com). For example, if I send an email to ...
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Make Windows “Show icon and notifications” by default, but let you hide some

In Windows 7 if you have the Always show all icons and notifications on the taskbar option disabled, the setting for individual applications defaults to Only show notifications. Is there a magical ...
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How can I get rid of the annoying windows' automatic update needs reboot popup as non-admin?

While this answer may help if you're an admin, it doesn't help at work. So is there a way to get rid of this message without having to bother your admin?
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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 disable facebook chat notification only on OS X?

I've set up the Messenger app by Apple to work with the Facebook messenger through XMPP so the Facebook tab doesn't have to stay opened in Chrome. And I've also set up my facebook account in OS X so ...
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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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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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Really simple, really tiny RSS notifier [closed]

I keep all of my RSS feeds in Google Reader/FeedDemon/Feedly but generally keep them closed most of the time to avoid distraction. However, I have a few important feeds that I need to keep track of. ...
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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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When I turn off notifications for Facebook in Mac OS X, it turns itself on some point later

From time to time I always have to turn of Notifications in Mac OS X via the Notifications settings from the Settings. I never turn them on, but sometimes like they turn on automatically and I have to ...
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Getting IMAP push notifcations to work in Outlook 2013?

Surprisingly I can't find much about this. Basically, in Outlook 2013 (or Windows Live Mail 2012 too), if I have more than one account (an IMAP and exchange, in my case), I don't always get new mail ...
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Changing Desktop Notification sound in SRWare Iron/Google Chrome

I am wondering how I would go about changing the Desktop Notification sound in SRWare Iron which is based of off of Google Chrome. I have done some Googling but have so far found nothing. I am using ...
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Disable “press 'esc' to exit full screen” in flash videos

This is not a duplicate of this question I watch videos on YouTube, Netflix, etc. Whenever I enter full-screen mode, I get the annoying "You've entered full screen mode. Press 'esc' to exit full ...
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Notification area Volume icon is stuck off

On Windows 7 x64, the system Volume icon in the notification area/tray on the taskbar is missing. It was working recently, but it does not show currently. I have two audio devices - some on-board ...
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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 ...