YouTube viewers are complaining that the in-app notifications are not showing up or have disappeared completely.

Users rely on notification system to stay updated on their favorite content creators’ latest videos, live streams, and interactions. However, in recent days, users have been encountering this disheartening issue.

YouTube in-app notifications not showing up

The issue has become a common complaint among YouTube users. They receive a YouTube notification on their device, whether it be a smartphone, tablet, or computer. Excitedly, they open the YouTube app, only to be met with disappointment.

The bell icon, located at the top right corner, indicates that there is a new notification waiting for them. However, when they eagerly click on it, the entire list is conspicuously empty. What’s more, even their older notifications, which were previously accessible, have mysteriously vanished.

YouTube in-app notifications not showing up
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For some, this issue has been ongoing for the past two days, causing significant frustration and inconvenience. The primary concern among users is that they are missing out on the latest content from their favorite YouTubers. This has left a substantial impact on the YouTube community and its overall user experience.

Viewers have attempted several troubleshooting methods in a bid to resolve this issue. Commonly attempted solutions include uninstalling and reinstalling the YouTube app, logging in and out of their accounts, and checking notification settings. Regrettably, none of these approaches seem to be effective at the moment.

Issue acknowledged

Fortunately, YouTube’s support team is aware of this issue and has acknowledged it.

YouTube support

However, it is important to note that, although YouTube’s support team is actively addressing the issue, there is currently no specific ETA for when a fix will be implemented. This uncertainty leaves users in a state of limbo, eagerly waiting for a solution to be rolled out.

That said, we will keep an eye on the situation and update this article whenever we come across anything noteworthy.

Note: There are more such stories in our dedicated YouTube Section, so be sure to follow them as well.

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Karanjot Sidhu
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A computer science engineer who loves tech and won't stop talking about it. Here at Piunikaweb, I mostly cover Google Pixel deals and how-tos, though you may find me covering Pixel news as well sometimes. Apart from being a nerd, i love gaming and watching movies in my free time.

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