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  1. Chrome notifications to Snarl

    have snarl get notifications that are sent through the chrome notification system

    25 votes
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    • Multilingual Snarl

      This was suggested awhile ago, but haven't heard anything about it in a while.

      20 votes
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      • make notification slide down a slot if the previous notification fades

        Notifications stack well and then disappear after a set amount of
        time, some notifications don't disappear (like downloads for firefox -
        i want them to stay) but it looks really ugly as they just float where
        they first spawned with the notifications under it disappearing. Is
        there a way to make them slide down a slot if the previous
        notification fades?

        17 votes
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          This has been requested many times, however it’s more complex than it might seem – especially with varying sized notifications. I’m still considering how best to implement it however.

        • Specify screen per registered application/event

          Title describes the request and hopefully it should be fairly do-able considering Snarl's already got this covered through the main interface as a global option

          15 votes
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          • 14 votes
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            • 9 votes
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                planned  ·  0 comments  ·  Admin →
              • Need extension for Nokia mobiles

                i want an extension which shows upcoming message, incoming calls, battery info..etc for nokia mobile (not windows phone)

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                • 7 votes
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                  • Twitter Integration

                    Notifs. for RTs, Mentions, DM.s etc

                    7 votes
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                      under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                    • New positions for notifications

                      At present, notification can be placed only in the corners of the screen. I think it would be good to add another positions:
                      Screen center
                      Top center
                      Bottom center
                      Left center
                      Right center

                      6 votes
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                        After more consideration, I think there is a way for notifications to begin at the centre of the screen. More work will need to be done, however. Marking as planned for R2.8 or later.

                      • Always show registered applications

                        Add a configurable option that will show registrations for:

                        o Only active applications (current Snarl model)
                        o Applications registered during this session
                        o All applications

                        6 votes
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                        • Set a character limit or height limit for notifications

                          Might be a good idea to set a character limit or height limit for notifications. This would prevent a single notification from taking too much space on the screen and also to prevent the notification from being partially pushed off the screen.

                          5 votes
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                          • Always on top option

                            Currently when I play a game or watch a movie the notifications do not show through. I would like the option to have Snarl appear at all times.

                            4 votes
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                            • Weather notification

                              It would be neat to have a weather notification plug in that would show the forecast and current temperature for user-selected cities.

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                              • Increase the max string length?

                                I wanted to use Snarl as a quick and dirty method to output some error logging when something bad happend in a server but my string is too long. Is there a way to increase this by the API?

                                3 votes
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                                  under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                                • Throttle notifications, particularly if an app has just started up...

                                  When starting up Pidgin, for example, if you auto join a chat and it has a large history, Snarl can become responsive for several minutes as hundreds of notifications fill the screen. It's quite annoying, to the point where I no longer have Snarl start automatically, rather starting it by hand after Pidgin has connected everywhere. It seems to me that Snarl could throttle a flood of messages to the screen, perhaps via a user configurable setting.

                                  3 votes
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                                  • Windows Live Messenger Integration

                                    Notifs. for when a contact becomes Available, Unavailable and for when a new eMail via the associated Hotmail account arrives.

                                    3 votes
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                                      planned  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                                    • Powershell module

                                      In corporate environments would be very useful to have a Powershell module to allow viewing of notifications during the execution of scripts, like the one that already exists in Growl.

                                      3 votes
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                                      • Aimp 2 plugin

                                        Aimp2 notification plugin

                                        3 votes
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                                        • aMSN notification plugin

                                          aMSN notification plugin for connected contacts.

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