macOS Catalina Blank Notifications

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Occasional Visitor

Since updating to Catalina, notification popups from Teams appear as a blank white box until I click on them.

 

Anyone else seen this behaviour? Any known solution?

 

Thanks,

Andrew

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I have the exact same issue since Catalina's latest minor update (10.15.4).

 

Is Microsoft aware of the bug?

 

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@andrewzahra I also got this issue on the most recent version of the Microsoft Teams client (1.00.304460), updated last Friday. When hovering the notification does show.

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@Tibor Kuijssame issue here.

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@SunnyLakhiyanMicrosoft is aware of this issue:

https://github.com/MicrosoftDocs/msteams-docs/issues/1502

 

Now they have to do something about it...

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I also have the same issue. And not only are notifications blank, if I'm on a video call, the blank notification hangs and freezes the video until I click on the notification and get it to populate and then it clears and video starts. Very annoying if you get many notifications during calls. 

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just realised this is also happening to me.
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Yes same here.  Interesting that the Browser version does not have this issue, just the Teams client.

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Yes, I have the same problem here. Very annoying. Hard to believe it's been months and still not resolved.
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I have the same issue, glad to hear others are reporting it too.
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same problem here. I thought that I don't need to comment since a quick fix was expected. But no, even 4 month later not resolved...

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Same issue here @andrewzahra For me though, hover-over will cause the notification banner to change from blank to "normal" (w/ message, sender, etc.)

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You're not alone. Same here.
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Same problem here, since Catalina. If I mouse over the notification it will show correctly.

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It looks like there are only few user with this problem or apple users are using another software.
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welp, same here, 7 months later... Should we expect a Christmas present?