Fixing Android notifications on Huawei devices

These steps are for enabling Android notifications on Huawei devices. Depending on the version of your operating system, these options/screens may be slightly different.

Huawei Honor 6

Step 1: List FrontPage as a protected app

  • From the app drawer, tap Settings.
  • Tap Power Saving.
  • Tap Protected apps.
  • Toggle FrontPage to enable.

Step 2: Enable FrontPage in the Notification Manager

  • From the app drawer, tap Settings.
  • Tap Notification Manager.
  • Select Notify for FrontPage to receive push notifications.

Huawei Honor 8

Step 1: List FrontPage as a protected app

  1. From the app drawer, tap Settings.
  2. Tap Advanced Settings.
  3. Tap Battery Manager.
  4. Tap Protected apps (or Close apps after screen lock).
  5. Toggle FrontPage to enable.

Step 2: Ignore battery optimizations for FrontPage

  1. From the app drawer, tap Settings.
  2. Tap Apps.
  3. Tap Advanced.
  4. Select Ignore battery optimizations.
  5. Choose FrontPage and ignore the app.

Step 3: Allow notifications from FrontPage

  1. From the app drawer, tap Settings.
  2. Select the Notification Panel & Status Bar.
  3. Tap Notification Center and find FrontPage.
  4. Ensure that Allow Notifications and Priority Display are active.

Huawei P8 lite

Step 1: Enable FrontPage to run at startup

  1. From the app drawer, tap Phone Manager.
  2. Swipe left and tap the Startup Manager.
  3. Tap FrontPage and ensure that it’s set to run automatically at system startup.

Step 2: Allow notifications from FrontPage

  1. From the app drawer, tap Phone Manager.
  2. Swipe left and tap Notification Manager.
  3. Tap Rules and ensure that FrontPage is set up to send notifications to the notification panel. Check if any other settings in this view may be blocking notifications.

Huawei Mate 8 & Huawei Nova Plus

Ensure that FrontPage is exempt from your device’s battery optimization features:

  1. From the app drawer, tap Settings.
  2. Tap Advanced Settings.
  3. Tap Battery Manager.
  4. Tap Protected apps.
  5. Toggle FrontPage to enable.

Note

  • You may also need to Restart your phone after making the above changes.
  • If you have Android 8 (Oreo) version of the OS you also need to allow unlimited access to data in the section: Settings > Apps > Special access > unlimited data access > choose  FrontPage and allow it.

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