To check your notification history on a Samsung phone, follow these steps based on the provided sources:

  1. Open the Settings app on your Samsung device.
  2. Locate and tap on "Notifications."
  3. Look for the option labeled "Notification history," sometimes referred to as "Use notification history" or similar wording.
    • Ensure this feature is toggled on; otherwise, you won't see historical notifications.

Once enabled, you can access your notification history through various methods:

A. From the Notification Shade:

  1. Swipe down the Notification shade once.
  2. Then swipe down again to reveal additional Quick Settings icons.
  3. Tap the gear icon near the bottom of the Notification shade.
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of your notifications list to see the "History" button.
  5. Tap "History" to view your past notifications.

B. Direct Access Through Settings:

  1. Navigate to the Settings > Notifications > Notification history.
  2. Here, you'll see your recent notifications.

C. App Drawer Method:

  1. Swipe up from the bottom of the screen to open the App Drawer.
  2. Tap the Settings gear icon.
  3. Select Notifications > Notification history.

Keep in mind that Android typically limits the visible notification history to the past 24 hours. Some users might suggest third-party applications, but these are generally less reliable and may pose privacy risks.