Many readers routinely use Facebook notifications on their Macbook. Most of the times, the notifications work as intended. There are however those times when they can choose to display erratic behavior. One of these issues that can be irritating is when your Facebook Notifications keep repeating.
Notifications Pane in System preferences provides overall control of the system works. on the left , you have a list of apps that are able to display statuses in notification center. When you click an app on the left, you can control the behavior of its notifications. Banners appear briefly on the top right corner of your screen when activated. Alerts appear on the same place on the screen but remain persistently until dismissed. You can also decide if the App can display things on the sidebar and how many items will be shown.
Tip : Apps can show notifications on the lock screen. Review this for all apps to keep private stuff under wraps. Some apps, including Mail, let you hide notifications or just message previews
Some readers who upgraded their Macbook to macOS Sierra 10.12.1 have found this annoying issue.
If you are having this issue with your Mac or Macbook, please follow the steps below to resolve the issue around duplicate notifications repeating.
Step – 1. Turn off your Facebook Notifications on Your Macbook
Step – 2. Remove your Facebook Account from Your Macbook
Step – 3. Wait for 30 minutes or so and re-start your Macbook
Step – 4. Now Go ahead and Add Back your Facebook account
Step – 5. Make sure to turn on the Notifications for Facebook
These simple five steps should help you resolve this issue on your Mac or Macbook. If you are still experiencing the issue, you may want to delete all the Facebook related items from your keychain, change your Facebook password and then try setting up the account back on your Macbook. In order to get to your Keychain, Click on Applications -> Utilities -> Scroll down and you will find keychain access here.
Click on Keychain Access. Once it opens, click on Passwords on the left hand pane and then you can delete all the Facebook related items from this list.
We hope these simple 5 steps above helped you in fixing the issue of your Facebook Notifications repeating. Please let us know in the comments below if there are any other tips that you would like to share.