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How to Turn Off Notifications in Windows 10

Notifications in Windows 10 appear on the right side of the desktop, usually appear in the notification area and also pop up on the tray icon.

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Windows 10 has more complete features when compared to other versions of Windows. Users will also be spoiled for its elegant appearance and cool on the eyes. But there is one feature that can be quite annoying so we need to control it, namely the notification feature.

Notifications in Windows 10 appear on the right side of the desktop, usually appear in the notification area and also pop up on the tray icon. The types of notifications that appear also vary, they can come from applications, emails, and even ad notifications.

For those of you who are working, of course, the appearance of too many notifications or too often will make you focus distracted. Therefore, we need to turn it off so that it can work optimally, or it can be partially turned off and leave important notifications running.

On this occasion, bingGo will show you how to easily turn off notifications in Windows 10. If later it is needed again, you can easily turn it on again.

How to Turn Off All Notifications in Windows 10


  1. Click the Windows button.
  2. Click Settings or the gear icon on the left.
  3. Select System.
  4. Select Notifications & actions.
  5. Look at the notifications section, there you will see a description of Get notifications from apps and other senders.
  6. Click the button once, until it turns Off.
  7. Close the Windows Settings page.

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After turning off the notification settings in the way above, you will no longer receive all notifications, both from the system and other applications such as email and so on.

This can be used if you really want to be really focused and don't want any distractions while working. However, completely turning off all notifications in Windows 10 is not recommended to do so, because you may miss important notifications such as new feature updates, bug patches, antivirus updates, or incoming emails.

How to Turn Off Certain App Notifications in Windows 10


  1. Click the Windows button.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Select System.
  4. Select Notifications & actions.
  5. Pull down until you find a list of notifications from installing applications.
  6. Turn off one by one the notification you want.
  7. Close the Windows Settings page.

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In this way we can turn off notifications from one or several applications only while notifications from other applications will continue to run as usual.

If you are annoyed by notifications from an application that appear continuously, then you can turn it off this way. Usually a free antivirus application or the one you install the trial version  will have a notification feature that is quite annoying.

Just try to see for yourself, if it's true you should just delete it. Just use Windows Security as the best antivirus to protect your computer from viruses, as long as it is always updated, Windows Security is actually very powerful.

If you want to bring up notifications from an application that has been turned off, you can return to the Notifications and action page, then turn on the notification feature by pressing the Off button to On.

How to Turn Off Windows 10 Update Notifications


  1. Enter Windows Settings by clicking the Windows button, then clicking the gear icon.
  2. Select Update & Security.
  3. In the right panel, click on Advanced options.
  4. Click the On button to Off in the Update notifications section.
  5. Close the Windows Settings page.

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After you install Windows 10 on a laptop, this operating system will always offer updates, both weekly and monthly.

Usually you will get a notification in advance when there is a new update. To turn it off, you can do the steps above.

In addition to turning off notifications, the update feature in Windows 10 can also be turned off or pause for a certain period of time according to our wishes.

Those are some easy ways to turn off notifications in Windows 10, good luck and hope this tutorial helps.

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