OnePlus 10 Pro Notifications Not Working? Try Out these FIXES

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Muhammad Tayyab

Notifications are very important for apps like Gmail, messaging, WhatsApp, Youtube, Facebook, Instagram, etc. You will not want to miss out on notifications from these apps. There is a possibility the notification might not work due to some issues on your smartphone.


As per the report, many users are facing notification issues on OnePlus 10 Pro. They are unable to receive the notifications on the lock screen. Are you also facing notification issues on your OnePlus 10 Pro? If yes, then there might misconfiguration in your phone settings.

Try to configure the notifications in your phone settings correctly and also change the battery settings as discussed below:

Quick Fixes

1. Reboot your phone.

  • Simultaneously, press and hold the “Power” and “Volume UP” buttons.
  • Now, wait for a moment until your phone turns OFF completely.
  • Once the phone is turned OFF, turn it ON by pressing and holding the “Power” button.
  • Wait for a while and your smartphone will boot up in a few minutes.

2. Change these settings for all apps individually.

  • Head over to the “Settings” on your phone
  • Next, select “Notifications & Status Bar”.
  • Further, select the desired app, you want to configure the notifications for.
  • Now, enable the “Allow Notifications” option.
  • After that, enable the “Lock screen” option for “Group Notifications” and “Message Notifications”.
  • Also, make sure that “Lock screen” option is enabled for “Default Channel” and “Call Notifications”.
  • Finally, tap the “Lock screen” option and enable the “Wake screen when notification is received”.

3. Change Battery Settings.

  • Head over to the “Settings” on your phone
  • Next, select “Battery” and then “Advanced settings”.
  • Further, tap “Optimize battery use” and select the app you are facing notifications issues with.
  • Finally, tap “Don’t Optimize”.

After you have tried the above fixes and still the issue persists, then head over to more fixes discussed in detail in this guide.

OnePlus 10 Pro Notifications Not Working

There are numerous fixes that could help you eliminate the issue of the notification on your OnePlus 10 Pro. Start the troubleshooting process with the help of these proven fixes below:

  1. Disable the DND (Do not disturb) on your phone
  2. Disable Battery Saving Mode
  3. Deactivate Data Saver Mode
  4. Clear App Cache
  5. Wipe System Cache
  6. Update the App
  7. Update the Phone Software
  8. Uninstall and Re-install App
  9. Perform Factory Reset

Disable the DND (Do not disturb) on your phone

You might have enabled the DND option on your smartphone, that’s why your phone is unable to push the notifications. Having the DND option enabled on your smartphone mutes all kinds of notifications. Therefore, ensure that the DND option is disabled on your phone.

Follow the steps below:

  • Head over to the “Settings”.
  • Next, type “Do not disturb” in the search bar.
  • Further, tap the “Do not disturb” option
  • Finally, disable this option.

Disable Battery Saving Mode

Having this feature enabled sets limits to most of the functionality of the apps running on the smartphone to optimize the performance and battery power. It prevents the apps from running in the background, hence might cause the notification issues.

Disable the Battery Saving mode by following the below steps:

  • Head over to “Settings”.
  • Next, tap “Battery”.
  • Further, tap “Battery Saver”.
  • Finally, disable the “Battery Saver” option on your phone.

Deactivate Data Saver Mode

This mode belongs to the cellular data on your smartphone. The purpose of this feature is to restrict the apps to minimum usage of cellular data on your smartphone. Therefore, if you are using cellular data with this feature enabled might prevent your smartphone to push notifications.

Hence, you need to disable this feature by following the below steps:

  • Head over to “Settings” on your phone.
  • Next, tap “WiFi & Network” and then “SIM & Network” settings.
  • Now, scroll down a bit and tap the “Data Saver” option.
  • Finally, turn OFF the toggle button of the “Use Data Saver”.

Clear App Cache

Most of the time, the issues occur due to the cluttered data stored in the cache memory of the app. Hence, you need to clear the app cache. To do that, follow the steps below:

  • Head over to “Settings”.
  • Next, tap “Apps & Notifications” and then tap “See All Apps”.
  • Further, locate and tap the app from the list that notifications are not working.
  • Now, tap “Storage & Cache”.
  • Finally, tap “Clear Cache”.

Wipe System Cache

Another fix that can lead you to eliminate this particular issue is by booting into the recovery mode of your smartphone. By doing so, you will be then able to wipe the cache partition. This method removes all the temporary files that might be causing issues to your device.

Steps To Follow below:

  • Switch OFF your smartphone.
  • To enter into recovery mode, press and hold the Power and Volume UP or Power and Volume Down buttons until you boot into recovery mode successfully.
  • Once in recovery mode, use the volume buttons to switch between different options and the power button to select the desired option.
  • In recovery mode options, select the “Wipe Cache Partition” option.
  • When you are done with it, now reboot your phone by selecting the “Reboot the System Now” option.

That’s it, you are done with clearing the system cache. Once your smartphone boots up successfully, then check whether the notifications are working or still the problem persists.

Update the App

Most of the problems occur due to an outdated version of the app running on the device. Hence, you need to check for the latest update and if available, then download and install it on your smartphone.

Downloading and installing the latest updates is very simple and can be done by following below simple steps.

  • Head over to “Play Store”.
  • Next, type and search for the particular app that is causing issues.
  • If any recent version of the app is available, then you will see the “Update” button.
  • Simply, tap the “Update” button to upgrade the app.

Update the Phone Software

Make sure, that your phone is running on the latest version of Android. If a recent version of the software or security patches is available in the update, then you need to download and install them on your smartphone.

How To Update Software of smartphone
  • Head over to “Settings”.
  • Next, tap “Systems”.
  • Scroll down to the bottom and tap “System Updates”.

Uninstall and Re-install the App

Also, give it a try to uninstall the app from your phone that is causing issues. Once, it is removed from your phone, then again download and install it from the Google Play Store.

  • Tap and hold the particular app icon until the menu appears.
  • Next, select the “Uninstall” option to remove it.
  • Now, launch the Play Store and search for the app.
  • Finally, install it on your smartphone.

Perform Factory Reset

This method is very effective and worth considering when facing any kind of issue on your device. This will restore all the settings to the factory default settings. But you need to take a complete backup of your important data as it will wipe all the available data on your device.

How To Perform Factory Data Reset

Here are the steps below:

  • Head over to the “Settings”.
  • Next, tap “Backup & Reset” and then “Factory Data Reset”.
  • Finally, select “Reset Phone” and then “Erase everything”.

Now, wait for the process to complete, once it is finished, the phone will boot up and will be directed to the Welcome screen. Now, set up your phone accordingly by following the on-screen instructions.

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If the notifications are not working on your OnePlus 10 Pro, then there might several reasons. You might not have configured the notifications correctly. First of all, enable the “allow notifications” options for all the apps manually.

After that, change the battery settings to “Don’t Optimize” for the particular app that notifications are not working. Moreover, disable the battery-saving mode and clear the cache of the app. Update the particular app and phone software. At last, perform factory data reset operation on your OnePlus 10 Pro.

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