How to Turn on the Notification Dots in Android 8.0 Oreo and above

Objective

  • To enable notification dots

Environment

Procedure

To toggle on the notification dots on the phone

  1. Long press on the empty screen
  2. Tap Settings  
     Note for 9.0 phones tap Home settings
  3. Tap Notification dot
  4. Toggle on Allow notification dots

To toggle on the notification dots on a specific app

  1. Long press on the App icon
  2. Tap the i in the circle for the app information
  3. Tap on App notifications 
  4. Toggle on Allow notification dot
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