View your notifications

Your BlackBerry PlayBook tablet uses notifications to keep you informed about software updates, new messages, calendar reminders, battery power level, and much more. When new notifications come in, the top-left or top-right corner of the screen glows red.
Do one of the following:
  • If you're in an application, swipe in from the top-left frame onto the screen. Tap the notifications icon.
  • If you're on the home screen, on the status bar, tap the notifications icon.

Return to what you were doing

Tap anywhere on the screen outside of the notification.

Dismiss a notification

Tap .

View a specific type of notification

On the status bar, tap the icon for the type of notification that you want to see.

Jump to the related app

Tap the notification message. For example, if you tap an email notification, the email opens in the Messages app.

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