Lorex Push Notifications Not Working

Even though the Lorex cloud app is an excellent addition for home security cameras, it has a few downsides too. For instance, the Lorex push notification error is one of them. So, today we will look at how to fix the Lorex push notifications not working issue.

Most of the time, this push notification issue is caused due to the wrong settings. Or it could be the smartphone’s Airplane mode or Do Not Disturb settings. So, with a simple fix of the settings, you will be able to fix the Lorex push notification not working issue.

Causes of Push Notification Issue

There are several causes for this push notification issue. If you can identify the cause, you can fix the issue without much trouble.

Here are some of the causes of push notifications not working.

  • Wrong push notification settings in your smartphone or tablet
  • Activation of the Airplane mode or the Do Not Disturb mode
  • Outdated Lorex cloud app
  • Disabled notification settings on the FLIR FX app

How to Fix Push Notification Issues on Your Smartphone?

Before you check for other causes, it is best to set up the notification settings properly on your smartphone. So, here are some fixes. (1)

Method 1: Go to Settings. Then to the Apps and Notifications tab. In there, you can find notification settings for all the apps. 

app and notification setup on phone

Method 2: Go to Settings. Then click on the Sound and Vibration. There you can find the Do Not Disturb mode. If Do Not Disturb mode is enabled, make sure to disable it.

sound and vibration setup on phone

Method 3: Go to Settings. Then go to Connections. If the Flight mode is turned ON, remember to turn OFF the mode.

connection setup on phone

Outdated Lorex Cloud App

An outdated app can be the cause of the Lorex notifications not working. So, update the Lorex cloud app to the newest version. 

Disabled Notification Settings On FLIR FX App

If you are using a FLIR FX camera, this section might help you immensely. The FLIR FX app is commonly used with FLIR FX security cameras. It is possible that the push notification settings are disabled in the app. If that is the case, here is how you can enable it.

Step 1: Open the FLIR FX app on your tablet or smartphone. (2)

Step 2: Click the three-dotted icon on the top left corner of the screen.

Step 3: In there, you can see a notification icon. If it is ORANGE, that means the push notifications are enabled. If not, that means the notifications are disabled.

home fx enabled and disabled setting

The above methods will help you nicely while fixing Lorex notifications, not working issues. If the 1st method does not work for you, try the second. After a few attempts, your smartphone or tablet will receive notifications.

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References
(1) push notification – https://www.adjust.com/glossary/push-notification/
(2) smartphone – https://www.techtarget.com/searchmobilecomputing/
definition/smartphone

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