How to Turn Off Notifications on Windows 11 PC | Notifications are a great way to stay up-to-date with everything happening on your system. It can be a notification from an app or a notification directly from your device. This little warning helps you stay informed about the overall health of your device. However, as notifications keep coming in, they pile up and can cause chaos. Constant notifications can also be annoying especially if we are at work.
Turning off Windows 11 notifications is the best way if you are stuck in such a situation. This notification feature isn’t disabled, it’s just turned off for now. Which can last as long as the user wants.
How to turn off notifications in Windows 11? By following the simple guide below, you can disable 2 notifications at once, namely (1) you can disable all notifications from Windows 11 and (2) you can disable notifications for specific apps.
With the easy steps below, you can turn off notifications in Windows 11 and free yourself from the constant grip of notifications.
How to turn off notifications in Windows 11: Click Start Menu >> Select Settings >> Select Notifications >> Slide the switch from On to Off. Finished.
1. How to Turn Off All Notifications on Windows 11 PC
To turn off notifications in Windows 11, first start by clicking the ‘Start’ button and then the ‘Settings’ icon that appears in the Start menu.
You can also open the ‘Settings’ page by right-clicking the Windows button or ‘Start’ and from the pop-up that appears, select ‘Settings’.
By default ‘Settings’ will open to the ‘System Settings’ page. Stay on this page and look to the right of the same page. You will see a ‘Notifications’ option. Click it.
Or, click the magnifying glass icon or the ‘Search’ icon in the taskbar and type ‘Notifications’ in the ‘Serch bar’. Then click ‘Notifications and actions settings’ under the ‘Best Match’ section on the left or the ‘Open’ option under the ‘Notifications and actions settings’ icon on the right to open the System Notifications settings page.
On the Notifications settings page, click the toggle bar in the ‘Notifications’ option to turn off notifications. This will be the first option on the page. Switcher should show ‘Off’.
All notifications will now be turned off.
2. How to Turn Off Notifications for Certain Apps in Windows 11
If you don’t want all notifications of your app to be turned off, you can select specific notifications which you don’t want to see. This way, you can continue to receive notifications from other apps. For this, make sure ‘Notifications’ at the top of System Notifications settings is ‘On’.
On the Notifications settings page, scroll down and find ‘Notifications from apps and other senders’. Here, you can deselect apps and senders whose notifications you don’t want to receive. Click the toggle bar of the app/sender so that it changes from ‘On’ to ‘Off’.
You will no longer receive notifications from unselected apps and senders.
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