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  1. Support for Caching of Push Notifications on the Cache server, similar to Windows 8

    It would help developers a lot if it was possible to let the Push Notification Server cache the last push notification. Similar to the support of X-WNS-CachePolicy header for Windows 8 push notifications. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/hh465435.aspx#pncodes_x_wns_cache

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      0 comments  ·  Push Notification  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Push Notification with Windows Azure

      In Android For C2DM , Google is providing free account and restrict number of messages per day.Likewise Microsoft can provide Free Azure account for minimal number of messages per Day.This might make the usability of windows Azure Enviroinment.

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        1 comment  ·  Push Notification  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • quitar el bloqueo de pantalla y convertirla en una pantalla de notificaciones

        quitar el bloqueo de pantalla y convertirla en una pantalla de notificaciones donde se puede ver todo lo que pasó hasta interactuado con en el teléfono con el simple hecho de pulsar el botón de bloqueo en esta pantalla aparecerá y el logo de la aplicación de la Comunicación un pequeño adelanto de con un suave color blanco y negro y también nos permitirá acceder a ella sólo le tocó la notificación. esto implicaba que las aplicaciones de segundo plano costatemete.si actualizado en algunos cas presenta muchas notificaciones tienen una aplicación que sólo aparece el logotipo y el número de…

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          0 comments  ·  Push Notification  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • crear 1 nuevas pantallas

          e estas pantallas con en el simple echo de mover el dedo a izquierda o derecha os mande a todas las aplicaciones del teléfono como esta actualmente deslizar otra vez que nos mande a una donde nos aparezca lo que tenemos pendiente y por ejemplo:publicar feliz cumpleaños a una persona cosas así y aparezca todas nuestras notificaciones

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            0 comments  ·  Push Notification  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • transperent action centre please

            It will be better to make notification look more like start screen. Its better to make it transparent than solid colour

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            • Max length of toast tag not enough for a simple GUID in Windows 10

              Toasts in UWP can be tagged with ids of elements that are mainly in databases. However, I get an error when I give a tag from a string based on GUID telling that the string is too long.
              I think that the tag field should be capable of holding a simple Guid to be able to interact with toast notifications in action center.

              Thanks.

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              • different sounds by app. not only the default sound. all other messages

                Make It possible to choose different sounds for different apps.
                example. Whatsapp and other apps use the default sound.
                all other messages

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                • Push Notification Free Options and Develop Design more Graphical Manner

                  Push Notification Free Options like GCM [Google cloud message]

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                  • API notification access for 3rd-party app (developer)

                    API notification access for 3rd-party app or add notification access permission for 3rd-party in Windows 10 and W10 mobile

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                      0 comments  ·  Push Notification  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                      In the Anniversary Update of Windows 10, we’re releasing the Notification Listener API! We will have full documentation on using the API soon, and will update this when the API is available and functional.

                      Thanks!
                      Andrew – Windows Notifications

                    • Allow us to upload a CSR instead of requiring Root CA signed cert

                      Would work just like Apple does, there is no reason why we need to purchase a certificate every year from a root CA and worry about certificate chain issues. We could just upload a CSR and Microsoft provide a signed certificate via their own CA.

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                        1 comment  ·  Push Notification  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Allow Applications to display toast notifications while app is running, or provide a notification control with native behaviours

                        Developers should be able to use a toast notification to alert the user while the app is running and not just when the app is in the background. The Status Bar Indicator text is not always enough, and the Message Box is sometimes too heavy. We need either access to the system style toast notification, or a control with native light dismiss functionality

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                          1 comment  ·  Push Notification  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                          • RSS Notification

                            For RSS allow us to set custom settings for notifications and also allow us to enable the settings for users so they choose if they want notification or not.

                            3 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Push Notification  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Notification Center that had not been so

                              nofificaiones center had to be moved from the left meego guy already looks better and cleaner and so would not be copied anyone since nokia who introduced this feature as bought a nokia, also all in the family

                              3 votes
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                              • Support long duration toast on WP8.1

                                Currentry, long-duration toast feature is not supported on WP8.1 devices. WP8.1 allows the use of a local audio resource in addition to the toast audio options, however, due to this limitation, long-duration audio gets cut halfway. This is not make sense. Please support long-duration toast on WP8.1 too.

                                Toast notification overview (Windows Runtime apps)
                                http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/xaml/hh779727.aspx

                                The toast audio options catalog (Windows Runtime apps)
                                http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/xaml/hh761492.aspx

                                3 votes
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                                • Please add a silent mode

                                  so that it not ring or vibrate when you get a new message.
                                  Best regards from Germany

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                                    0 comments  ·  Push Notification  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Fix the push notification issue for the love of god!!!!!

                                    on Windows phone 8.1 push notifications are late. This is unexceptable! I as customer I had come to a developer forum to contact you. There are too many people having the same problem.

                                    Whatsapp, facebook, instagram, viber etc message notification are late up to 1 hour. Whatsapp messages come after 30 min...

                                    I have tried every single solution nothing worked.

                                    I don't get viber or whatsapp call notification. How can you avoid such a big problem?

                                    I use lumia 930 with EE network in the UK.

                                    FIX THIS ASAP. I'm sorry if I'm mean but you don't deserve any sympathy.

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                                    • Deutsche Telekom Root CA 2 -> MPNS

                                      Add the Deutsche Telekom Root CA 2 to your MPNS servers, please. It is already supposed to be there, but live.microsoft.com does not list it:

                                      ***
                                      *** CertificateRequest
                                      Cert Types: RSA, DSS, ECDSA
                                      Supported Signature Algorithms: SHA512withRSA, SHA512withECDSA, SHA256withRSA, SHA384withRSA, SHA1withRSA, SHA256withECDSA, SHA384withECDSA, SHA1withECDSA, SHA1withDSA
                                      Cert Authorities:
                                      <CN=Microsoft Corporate Root CA, O=Microsoft Corporation>
                                      <CN=Microsoft Root Certificate Authority 2010, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, ST=Washington, C=US>
                                      <CN=Microsoft Services Partner Root, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, ST=Washington, C=US>
                                      <CN=Microsoft Root Certificate Authority 2011, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, ST=Washington, C=US>
                                      <CN=Microsoft Internal Corporate Root>
                                      <CN=StartCom Certification Authority, OU=Secure Digital Certificate Signing, O=StartCom Ltd., C=IL>
                                      <CN=Go Daddy Root Certificate…

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