1. LT72884's Avatar
    I have been an avid android user for over 10 years. For the first time, i think i picked up a bug of some sort.

    I am getting weird notifications in my task bar that shows the samsung browser logo and say "your new iphone 12 is paid in full" or "you missed a call from ups"

    I have run karspasky and maleare bytes with no adware, viruses or anything found.

    Thanks
    03-30-2021 09:22 PM
  2. hallux's Avatar
    Open the browser, tap the 3 lines in the top right, select settings, select sites and downloads, select notifications. Do they show up there and can you disable them?
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    03-30-2021 09:52 PM
  3. B. Diddy's Avatar
    I agree with hallux's approach. You may have gone to some shady website at some point and agreed to receive notifications from the site when it prompted you.
    03-30-2021 10:06 PM
  4. LT72884's Avatar
    Yes, they show up there. It started yesterday after i tried to download meshmixer on my phone for class since autodesk website is discontinued. Had to go to file horse or something like that and i probably hit the wrong button.

    So how do i undo this?

    Thanks
    03-31-2021 12:29 AM
  5. LT72884's Avatar
    And no i cant disable them, only delete them
    03-31-2021 12:31 AM
  6. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Look at the section in this article about how to turn off notifications from specific websites in the Samsung Internet Browser: https://www.androidpolice.com/2020/0...e-ads-android/
    03-31-2021 12:39 AM
  7. LT72884's Avatar
    Awesome thank you.
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    03-31-2021 02:15 AM

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