My Google Hangouts notifications have stopped working

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asked Dec 20, 2015 in Hangouts Android App by ameilius (10,640 points)
I stopped receiving notifications in Hangouts on my phone.  It doesn't let me know I've received messages unless I go in and check.

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answered Dec 20, 2015 by ameilius (10,640 points)
 
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I would try to clear the app's cache.  Go to your phones settings --> apps --> locate Hangouts --> clear cache/data.  Then try and relaunch the app as normal.

If that's a no-go, I would uninstall the app completely from the Play Store, restart the phone entirely, then reinstall the app and try to open at that point.
commented Dec 21, 2015 by Altan
Yup, clearing the app cache works. Though not an obvious solution when the notifications stops working. Thanks for the solution.
commented Dec 21, 2015 by ameilius (10,640 points)
Glad you got it handled!

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