How notifications work on Facebook for BlackBerry PlayBook tablet

Article ID: KB26817

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 03-16-2012


Product(s) Affected:

  • FaceBook for BlackBerry PlayBook
  • BlackBerry PlayBook tablets
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  • BlackBerry® PlayBook™
  • BlackBerry® PlayBook™ applications
  • Facebook®  for BlackBerry®  PlayBook™ tablet 

When using Facebook® for BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet, notifications will automatically be received once the application has been launched and the user is logged in. Notifications will display in the top right Notification Bar.

To access the list of notifications, tap the new notification splat on the Notification Bar.

Supported notification types:

  • New Messages
  • New Chat messages
  • Friends Requests
  • New Wall Post
  • New Likes
  • New Photo Comment or replies
  • New Photo Tagging
  • Event Invites

Note: If Facebook for BlackBerry PlayBook tablet is minimized on the carousel, notifications will still arrive to the application. Notifications will not display if the application has been closed.


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