Questions tagged [notification]

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Mute all applications except one on Android

I'm looking for an Android application that can mute the sound notifications of all applications except one. E.g. on Windows 7 I can do this in two clicks: I use a Samsung Galaxy S3 with Android 4....
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Track websites for changes

What is a good software to track web page content for changes? I need to watch several webpages for updates and want to be notified with the modifications highlighted. The software should be free ...
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Android app to alert me when offline for a long time

I need an app to alert me when my Android phone goes offline for over 15 minutes. I have an obligation to respond to certain requests within a short time frame and they come to my phone over the net. ...
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Creating set of tasks with email reminder

I am looking for a web app that has the following feature: I have a template for a workflow (task) that consists of smaller subtasks that need to be done one after another. The due dates for the ...
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Scheduled notification suppression for Android

I am not looking to turn-off notifications completely, but instead, I ideally would like to be able to have Android delay all notifications until a certain time in the day, say 21:00, or whenever I ...
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Program to log activity in the notification area

I am looking for a program - ideally free and supporting Windows 7 - to log whenever an icon appears or disappears in the notification area. E.g. the log would be something like: Datetime, ...
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App to send message when battery is low?

If a parent wanted to make sure they could contact their child at any time then they would appreciate an app stored on the child's phone which would send an SMS or email message anytime the battery ...
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A simple website monitoring service with notifications and performance reports

I'm using Pingdom (free version) to monitor one of my sites. All I need is to have instant notifications (any way -- e-mail / SMS / mobile app), when any of my sites goes down, in addition to a simple ...
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Alert when I receive an email from a certain sender in my Gmail account

I am looking for a Google Chrome extension or Windows 7 program that can trigger a visual, hard-to-miss notification whenever I receive an email from a certain sender (defined by a specific email ...
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Zenity alternative for Android

Is there any Zenity alternative available for Android? I am trying to do something like this using a Bash script in my Android device: Show a pop-up message Play a notification tone Show a pop-up ...
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Monitoring Front End / Dashboard & Subscription Based Alerting

Background I work for a large enterprise; we have a number of systems with interfaces to integrate data between them, some internal and some external websites, and some mobile applications which ...
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Linux (Ubuntu) Alert on desktop on full local disk

I am looking for a desktop program that will monitor my local filesystems and pop up an alert once the usage reaches a certain threshold. I know lots of solutions for the server environment, but that ...
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Chrome extension to notify on StackExchange activity (and others)

I am looking for a Chrome Extension to show a notification using Chrome's desktop notification center whenever (for example): I get a new email via Gmail I get a message/answer on StackExchange ...
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Delay notifications for a productive day

I'm looking for an app to delay my Android notifications, and make them all pop together every X minutes. Mobile apps try to get as much attention as possible by popping notifications right away. ...
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Software Recommondations to keep track of forum posts [closed]

Is there software that can keep track and notify me of new posts across messageboards and sites like StackExchange (across multiple different usernames)? I would like it to have the following ...
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Android application to disable application notifications that doesn't need root

I am looking for an Android application that: can disable application notifications, either by clicking on a notification or by listing all installed applications and allowing the user to check which ...
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Voice notifications for Google Calendar on Windows

I'm attempting to find an application that will allow voice notifications for Google Calendar on Microsoft Windows operating systems. I've found some Android apps that can do this, but I still haven't ...
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Android app that will survey me at specific or random intervals

Many times I've wished there was a simple app that would let me collect data on myself throughout the day. Most recently, I'd like to use it to track my energy levels throughout the day. The solution ...
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Server side app to retrieve email notifications from long-running processes, summarize the contents, and show a summary all in one webpage

I administer and monitor several processes that run in different servers - each process, whether they finish successfully, with errors, or don't even complete at all, sends an email notification with ...
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An Android app that changes the notification tone depending on a text message's content

Is there a free Android app (4.0+) that changes the notification sound you get when you receive a text if most of the text message is a 'confirmation'? By 'confirmation', I mean words like 'ok', 'yes'...
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Talking notification of system events for Android

Whenever my Android phone wants to tell me anything, it beeps. Always the same beep. I imagine that I could configure it to use different sounds for different events, but is there an app where it ...
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Which error tracking system to choose for a PHP application?

At this moment I am selecting an error tracking system for a PHP application. I found only Errbit which is supposed to be used with this library: errbitPHP. What I want: Self-hosted application ...
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Tool for pop-up notifications in corner of the display or in taskbar tray

Could you recommend a Windows tool which can show custom notifications in corner of the screen (or at its edge) which I can control through the command line or through API? So I'm seeking my own way ...
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Windows: searching for TrayTip (balloons messages) featured and scriptable tool

I have been testing Notifu for emiting balloons (traytip icons on notification area) on Windows. It behaves all right, but I was wondering if it exists a better and more featured software or way to ...
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Notification manager for Windows 10 to prevent missed notifications and view history

I'm looking for software that improves upon the default notification system built into Windows such that if any notifications come up when I'm not there to see them or just paying attention to ...
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Cross platform framework for mobile dev (with notification and background service)

I am looking for a cross platform framework that support Android and iOS. But the problem is: the framework should be able to Run background services at the boot of the phone; Push notifications. ...
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Countdown, Timer & Alarm Clock software with very specific features

Looking for the following features, or help creating them myself, in an as small an amount of separate programs as possible. OS: Windows 10. Android would also be interesting, but strictly optional, ...
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What .net libraries can I use to synchronize in-memory object graph over multiple machines?

A task to accomplish Replace my read queries to a DB with requests to an in-memory snapshot of said DB to improve my server's performance. I've a DB of a very moderate size, with a few write requests ...
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Browser addition/script to ping me when site changes title

I would like to know if there is any free application that would let an acoustic sound ping me whenever a specific website title changes to a specific (set of) titles. This is because the site has ...
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Notify after 23 hours of VPN connection

I use Cisco VPN Client to connect to work. They have a 24 hour connection disconnect policy. VPN will disconnect in 24 hours. This causes issues with programs that use the VPN connections, I have lost ...
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Safari extension to notify when downloading is completed

I am using MacOS Yosemite. There is a default notification, which is that the Download folder "jumps" once. But most times it is easily overlooked Is there an extension to notify when downloads are ...
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Google Chrome extension for MediaWiki / WikiMedia notifications

Not so long ago the official WikiMedia wikis introduced a notification feature. You'll see a little box to the right of your username at the top of the page when you're logged in. It will turn red ...
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GPL-compatible toast notifications library for Windows

I am developing a GNU-GPLv3-licensed C# Windows app. I want to show non-invasive notifications that disappear after a few seconds. Something like this: Is there a GPL-compatible C# library to show ...
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Program to notify when content of a UNC path is changed

Given a local server that is accessed by a number of users, I need to provide those users with a piece of software (on their own computers) that will notify them when files are modified in a specific ...
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Getting a notification when a website becomes online

I am looking for a program, web browser extension or website service that can give me some notifications (e.g., email or pop-up) whenever a website isn't down anymore. Any price, license, web browser ...
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simple lightweight reliable method to send notifications to ubuntu over internet

Me and my friend are using Ubuntu 16.04 I want to have a method to send a notification to her laptop. She is not so experienced with Linux so It's better to be very easy to setup. I want it to be ...
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Track changes on a webpage that uses POST

There are many free/freemium webservices that send an e-mail notification whenever the content of a certain web page changes; e.g., visualping.io, changedetection.com, onwebchange... Unfortunately ...
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FTP Client Tool [closed]

I am looking for a FTP Client only which can do following things: Send Notification email with list of Files/Folders, tree like structure after successful transfer. Send Notification email if any ...
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Push notifications with subscription for categories

We have an application for viewing the documents for different products. I would like users to subscribe for any product which they use. They have to be notified when any new guide is published for ...
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Windows tool minimizing apps to notification area by closing them?

TrayIt! can minimize apps to system tray (notification area), but it can't do the same when with the close button. Is there a tool that makes the act of closing an app become minimizing it to the ...
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Looking for a better cross platform notification system

I'm currently looking for a better replacement for growl for windows + gntp-send for sending notifications from a headless linux box to my windows box (and others.) Right now, GFW does a few things ...
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Notifications for OpenStreetMap edits in my neighbourhood

I want to get notified when POIs in my neighbourhood get edited in OpenStreetMap, so that I can check if the edits are correct. As far as I see, https://www.openstreetmap.org/ doesn’t offer such a ...
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Android app to record notifications

In the process of trying to find a solution to this Android issue, it would be helpful to have an Android app that records every notification posted. Ideally, it will only record notifications from ...
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Android Push Notification for MySQL and PHP

I've done research these past 3 days on how to possibly be notified in realtime for mysql. The issue is MySQL doesn't have that feature available so you have to result to other options like: Migrate ...
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Automated testing of APIs with notifications

I've been searching for a software that would test APIs and after testing them it would send notifications to our server if anything isn't working properly. I'm currently using Insomnia and even ...
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Free service to send WhatsApp and/or SMS alerts

I am looking forward to notify my customers about the status of their application. I want to send them a WhatsApp alert and/or an SMS to notify them that the status of their application has changed ...
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Alerts via email for stocks, FX prices

I am looking for a software or web service that can send alerts to me via email. I know, there are dozens (or more) such free services. But I am looking for one simple service that allows me to insert ...
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What Java library to use for iOS APN notifications?

I need to create backend in Spring Boot for push notifications for iOS, but I only came across 3 libraries: java-apns, javapns and pushy. The first two haven't been worked on for several years, and ...
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Is there such a thing as Linux push notifications?

I'd like to be able to trigger a script when a Raspberry Pi receives a push notification, like a poor mans CI/CD pipeline can it be done? My goal is to automatically pull code from a git repo ...
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Android app that imports a series of locations (lat, long) and notifies you when near it

I wish to be notified on my Android phone when I get within a certain distance (few hundred m to a km, user adjustable) of a list of locations (imported in lat, long format; about 10..50 entries). Is ...