If not for the sake of your sanity, do it for your productivity; disable those annoying notifications in Windows 10. We have all experienced it or witnessed it; while presenting to a group of colleagues, a wild notification appears! “50% Off Your Next Order!” Everybody freezes…
Not only do these notifications get annoying and cause disruptions, they are appearing more frequently with every update. Web browsers can be the biggest offenders of the sacred notification space because most websites now ask to display notifications. While some may be useful, most are just ads disguised as important notifications. So how do we take back our sanity and notifications? With the Windows 10 Notification & Actions menu. Luckily, Microsoft made notification management simple in Windows 10.
Disabling Annoying Notifications
Do you want to disable all notifications? No problem, disable all of them. Or do you prefer only notifications from certain programs? You can do that too. With a few easy changes you can take control of your notification center and only get the notifications you want.
Step 1: Open Settings
Step 2: Go to your Notification Settings
Step 3: Disable/Enable Notification Types
Step 4: Disable/Enable Notification per Program
Step 5: Change Program Notification Settings
And that’s it. You are all done. Now enjoy your computer with less notifications and distractions.