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Chat Bubbles don't work Android 11
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Just upgraded to Android 11 and saw the chat bubble feature yet I don't get the bubble icon on the bottom right of notifications nor do they give me the bubble when it's set to priority etc. Anyone have the same problem?
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He/Him, RN, BBQ Guy , Dad, Husband, Brother, Runner, Cyclist and Google PE
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Bubble notifications are only for certain apps. You need to enable it in the specific app notificaiton settings as well as turn on from the general notificaitons settings
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I've got it enabled for everything and Google Messages and it's still doesn't give me a bubble on the left or right of the screen when I'm messaged by someone.
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He/Him, RN, BBQ Guy , Dad, Husband, Brother, Runner, Cyclist and Google PE
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Can you share a screen shot of the notificaiotn settings
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Is this what you're looking for? 

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He/Him, RN, BBQ Guy , Dad, Husband, Brother, Runner, Cyclist and Google PE
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Yup you got it setup correctly - can you try clearing the cache of the messages app. Also try rebooting the phone as well
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Yeah still not working unfortunately. Just has a tiny bubble up top next to time when someone messages. I'll include a picture. 
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He/Him, RN, BBQ Guy , Dad, Husband, Brother, Runner, Cyclist and Google PE
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Are you using a third party launcher?
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No just the stock messaging app that came with the Pixel
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He/Him, RN, BBQ Guy , Dad, Husband, Brother, Runner, Cyclist and Google PE
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Can you go into the bubble settings for that particular conversation, and see if you have Bubble this conversation turned on?
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This is what the settings are for that specific convo 
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He/Him, RN, BBQ Guy , Dad, Husband, Brother, Runner, Cyclist and Google PE
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I am running out of ideas. How about trying to clear the cache of the Pixel Launcher app and rebooting the phone?
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I am having the same issue on a 3aXL
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I have the same issue.  Unlocked Pixel 3, Android 11, all stock.
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I don't even see the option for "bubble this conversation". Is there a specific version of the messages solo that is needed? From what I can tell I have the latest version 6.4.044
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im literally having the same issue described above.
Using the pixel 4a
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Having the exact same problem. Pixel 4xl. Tried all the things listed above. No success.
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Have the same issue on a 3XL
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He/Him, RN, BBQ Guy , Dad, Husband, Brother, Runner, Cyclist and Google PE
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I'm gonna escalate this and see what I can find out
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Same on the Pixel 3a XL. No chat bubbles (messages) with everything enabled.
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Same issue, 4xl. Stock Android, changed animation speeds though, dark theme on. Blue light filter on
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Same here ... Tried everything and reset cache and rebooted 100 times...tears
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I have the same issue, I even factory reset the device because the "select" option on multitasking wasn't "selecting". And I thought it'd fix the bubbles, now "select" is working fine, but bubbles are still not working. 
So factory reset didn't fix it just for adding to this thread.

Pixel 3
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Having same problem as well...
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I have the same issue on my pixel 4 xl
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Im having the same issue. I cleared my cache, uninstalled updates for the messages app and then updated and restarted my pixel 4a. Still not showing bubbles
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Same problem on Pixel 2xl ..
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Adding another me2, but using ms launcher.  Have Facebook bubbles enabled. Could that be causing a conflict?
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Same issue here, enabled bubbles but don't see the option in the notification. Pixel 3a XL, all stock
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Having the same issue on both Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 2 XL with the default messages app.
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I am also having the same issue on my Pixel 2 XL and 4 XL. My friend is having this problem with their Pixel 3A as well.
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Same - Pixel 2 Stock
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Glad I wasn't the only one then. Let's hope they get it figured out.
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happening on my gf pixel 3 as well. Everything is activated but no bubble. I've tried everything
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Pixel 4a same issue. Not sure if disabling animations has anything to do with it tho.
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Same here Pixel 3, all settings enabled but still bubbleless
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Same issue. Pixel 4XL

EDIT: Nope, just had to get beta messenger app and actually let it download.
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Same problem here
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Same on my Pixel 4XL
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Same pixel 2 stock (verizon, if that matters)
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I'm having the same issue on my Pixel 4 and Husband's Pixel 3.
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I want line chat bubbles please.
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Same here, stock pixel 3 and wife's pixel 2.
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I'm also facing same issue with pixel 3
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I have the same issue as well, not getting a floating bubble.
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Same issue for me on a pixel 3
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Same here with Pixel 3a.
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Having the same issue on the pixel 4. Tried just about everything.
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I'm having the same issue on Pixel 4, wasn't able to get it working on my Pixel 3 through several beta updates either
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Same problem on Pixel 3A
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Same issue here, pixel 4 xl stock
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I'm having the same issue on the pixel 4. Everything is up to date. Rebooted and cleared all caches that I could. I'm not even getting the option in my notification to create chat bubble.
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In for answer.  Pixel 3a XL here
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having the exact same issue let me know if anyone finds a proper solution

(pixel 3a)
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This is also not working for me. I have set my wife's conversation as priority, enameled bubbles for all conversations and no chat bubble appears on side of screen. I also only get the small contact picture in the status bar.
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Add me to the list. Pixel 3a XL. All stock everything, no bubbles. My settings all match the screenshots that the OP posted.
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Thank you @Brian Rogers 4470 Switched to Beta for the messages app and worked like a charm.
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tried with pixel 2xl telegram, there's a button at the conversation at notification bar to allow it become a bubble, but after pressing it nothing happened.
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Same problem here on a stock pixel 2. Glad to know I'm not the only one.
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Pixel 2 xl same issue.
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Same here on pixel 4a, other android 11 features working fine
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Same issue with 3XL
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I'm having the exact same issue. Everything in my Settings is correct, it's not a user problem.
Seems like Google released the update with a huge bug.
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Yeah. No Bubbles here either. Pixel 4XL
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Same problem here, no bubbles.....stock 3a!
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Same issue on pixel 2 XL

Thank you too @Brian Rogers 4470,  switched to beta (messages) and updated and now works👍
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Same issue here on a Pixel 4XL
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Same issue, Pixel 4xl all stock
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Same. 4XL stock pixel launcher. Just not working.
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Doesn't work on my Pixel 3 XL. Tried with WhatsApp - all settings are set up as described. It had worked the last time I had tested it with Messages (in Beta 2). Confirmed with one more friend who also has the same experience.
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I'm experiencing the same issue on my Pixel 3.
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same problem  on pixel 3
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Just updated to Android 11. No bubbling for me either on my Pixel 4 :(. Ive setup All conversation can bubble in Messages but I get no bubble icon (bottom left) in the notifications. Also, Messenger says it "doesn't support most conversation features ... & conversations won't appear as floating bubbles". From what I saw in some YouTube videos Messenger is working with bubbles, just not for me :(
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same issue,  pixel 3
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Pixel 3XL here, same issue.
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Currently only works on messages (Beta). You can opt in to beta to test it out.
Most of our apps don't incorporate Bubble API yet.
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loaded Messages Beta and it is now working for me on 3XL, thanks @Brian Rogers 4470 and @Justin W 5405
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Same issue.  Google Pixel 3.  BUT Telegram can Bubble, but not Whatsapp.
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Yes, the same problem after update. Bubbles doesn't appear, only it shows small dot on top left corner.
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Bubbles not working on my 3XL too.
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Same issues here on Pixel3 XL
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I am experiencing the same issue
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Bubbles are not working for any application even trying all the above mentioned methods still not working please rectify this issue and send an update regarding this thank you.
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I was having the same problem with my pixel 3a xl not having the chat bubbles working. If you want the bubbles feature you can go to apkmirror and download the latest beta. Use their Android bundle/split apk installer and it will overwrite/update your current Messages app and you're good to go. Make sure to download the proper variant which is most likely the arm64-v8a for the newer pixels
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Same Pixel 3
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Let me add my name to the list. Pixel 4 XL stock everything.
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I'm having the same issue on my pixel 3.  I just updated earlier today and I've been trying on Discord and Messages all day and nothing is working.  I have all the settings right and everything.  I don't even have the option on my notifications to bubble it
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What about Messenger? I've seen it working in YouTube videos showing Android 11 features.
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Same on Pixel2
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Same here, official Android 11 release, default launcher, Pixel 2, dark theme
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Also, I have the same problem with my Pixel 2 XL.
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The same issue - pixel 4XL, everything stock :-(
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Same problem here. All turned on for WhatsApp but no icon to open a conversation in a bubble.
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Same on Pixel 3
I only use Google Messages so decided to latest beta directly from play store.
Working now.

Confirmed that it is a GOOGLE MESSAGES issue.
Current Workaround: Update to the latest beta version
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happens to my pixel 2 XL...tried looking for the bubbles icon on my notification but nope it doesnt show the bubbles icon
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Same issue with Pixel 2XL. Why they don't check update before roll out?))
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Same issue here both on 4xl and 3axl
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Same here, pixel 2 xl
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For what it's worth having same problem in 3XL too
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Same issue. Everything stock. I enabled bubbles yet get no icon when a chat notification shows up. Using Pixel 4.
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same issue here on pixel 4
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Yep same for me too :( (I have only tried it with google messages so far though)
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Yh same WhatsApp isn't working with the new bubbles feature. It doesn't give me the option to choose or select a contact as a conversation either. But it works for the Easter egg.
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Same issue here for WhatsApp. Cannot even select which chat to be made as a conversation either.
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This now works for me, I went to the playstore and updated all the apps :)
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Same here. Updated this morning, and the bubble feature doesn't work on any messenger app apart from Facebook Messenger which has had this feature for ages
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Also having the same problem too.
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Same problem as described on Pixel 4XL. Everything stock.
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Ive been having the very same issue. Interestingly enough it also doesnt allow my RCS to work. It says that my SIM is not compatible which is weird because I'm on Google Fi and it was fine before!
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Same here I using stock messenger on my Pixel 4xl no Bubbles
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Same here. Stock Pixel 3XL.
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Same results on the pixel 2 as well. I even did a factory reset to see if the issue gets fixed
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