Step 1: Open Settings
Click on the Start button and select Settings from the menu. Alternatively, you can press the Windows key + I on your keyboard to open Settings.
Step 2: Go to System Settings
In the Settings window, click on System from the list of options.
Step 3: Select Notifications & actions
Under the System settings, select Notifications & actions from the left-hand menu.
Step 4: Turn Off Notifications
Under the Notifications section, toggle off the switch for “Get notifications from websites and other apps.” This will turn off all notifications from websites and apps.
Step 5: Customize Notifications
If you still want to receive notifications from some websites, scroll down to the “Get notifications from these senders” section and toggle on the switch for websites you want to receive notifications from.
Step 6: Clear Notification History
To clear your notification history, click on the “Clear all” button under the “Notification history” section.
Step 7: Restart Browser
Finally, to ensure the changes take effect, restart your browser.
Q: Will turning off website notifications affect other notifications on my computer?
A: No, turning off website notifications will only affect notifications from websites and apps. Other notifications, such as those from your operating system and installed programs, will not be affected.
Q: Can I selectively turn off notifications from specific websites?
A: Yes, you can selectively turn off notifications from specific websites by toggling off the switch for that website under the “Get notifications from these senders” section.
Q: How do I turn off notifications for individual apps?
A: To turn off notifications for individual apps, go to the “Notifications & actions” section and toggle off the switch for the app you want to turn off notifications for.
Q: Can I turn off notifications on my phone as well?
A: Yes, you can turn off notifications on your phone in a similar way by going to the settings and turning off notifications for specific apps or websites.
Q: Will turning off website notifications improve my computer’s performance?
A: While turning off website notifications will not directly improve your computer’s performance, it may help reduce distractions and improve your productivity.