Even though my environment is in api version 46.0, custom notification types does not appear as in the docs.

The sObject does not pop up when queried via Workbench (same query as a recent mothership article):

SELECT id,CustomNotifTypeName FROM CustomNotificationType

However, I am able to create/send custom notifications through the process builder (and only there).

Someone please enlighten me.

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You can query CustomNotificationType in Tooling API, as the article suggests. In workbench you can do this by navigating to utilities->REST Explorer and then executing the following GET request:


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    it worked thank you so much!
    – M_Periot
    Jul 29, 2019 at 15:38

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