1. jaleelhamid's Avatar
    I have a few apps on my phone that aren't showing any notifications unless I open them is their away without reinstalling the app for notifications to show
    01-06-2015 10:22 PM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    What device do you have? Does this persist after a reboot? If you let us know which device it is, we might be able to suggest a cache partition wipe, which can sometimes help various issues like this one.
    01-07-2015 01:08 AM
  3. jaleelhamid's Avatar
    Nexus 5 yes still after a reboot :/

    Sent from my Nexus 5
    01-07-2015 10:09 AM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Ok, try a cache partition wipe, which won't erase any personal data. This process can take 5-10 minutes on a Nexus 5, so be patient. http://forums.androidcentral.com/nex...-recovery.html
    01-07-2015 11:50 AM
  5. jaleelhamid's Avatar
    My phone isnt rooted though

    Sent from my Nexus 5
    01-07-2015 03:34 PM
  6. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Rooting isn't required to wipe the cache partition.
    01-07-2015 04:50 PM
  7. jaleelhamid's Avatar
    Ok thank you. I did it so what exactly does it do

    Sent from my Nexus 5
    01-07-2015 05:42 PM
  8. B. Diddy's Avatar
    The system cache is where various temporary system data is stored. Sometimes, that data can cause certain glitches. There isn't necessarily any predictable behavior to look for--that's why a cache partition wipe is always worth a try as a general troubleshooting step.
    01-07-2015 06:48 PM
  9. jaleelhamid's Avatar
    Oh ok it still doesn't show

    Sent from my Nexus 5
    01-07-2015 07:20 PM
  10. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Go to Settings>Apps, and select the app in question. Is "Show Notifications" checked on?
    01-07-2015 07:56 PM
  11. jaleelhamid's Avatar
    Yes it is

    Sent from my Nexus 5
    01-07-2015 08:13 PM
  12. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Look at your status bar--is there an icon that looks like a circle with a line through it, or a star? If so, that means that you're set to No Interruptions or Priority Interruptions. On your homescreen, press either Volume Up or Down, then look under the volume slider bar that appears at the top of the screen. Is "None" or "Priority" highlighted?
    01-07-2015 09:41 PM
  13. jaleelhamid's Avatar
    Nope nothing like that

    Sent from my Nexus 5
    01-07-2015 10:34 PM
  14. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Ok, this is the last thing I can think of--boot into Safe Mode, which disables all 3rd party apps. Maybe there's an app you installed that's causing this problem. If the problem goes away in Safe Mode, then you know it's a 3rd party app--the challenge is figuring out which one. https://support.google.com/nexus/answer/2852139?hl=en
    01-08-2015 12:36 AM

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