Are notifications or pop-ups annoying when they appear on the computer screen when you are working or playing games? You can choose to turn off notifications in Windows 11 to avoid trouble. Here is how to stop Windows 11 notification pop-ups.

You can know the up-to-date things on your system via notifications that come from applications or directly from your PC. But sometimes, notifications heap up and cause clutter, especially for constant notifications that are regular. When you are concentrating on working or playing games, notifications may interfere with you.

Turning off notifications is a good way in these situations. In this post, you can know multiple ways to disable Windows 11 notifications.

Tip: This post focuses on turning off notifications in Windows 11. If you haven’t upgraded Windows 10 to Windows 11 or have rolled back to Windows 10, see the detailed guide on disabling Windows 10 notifications.

How to Turn off Notifications Windows 11

Turn off All Notifications

Follow the steps below to disable all the notifications on your Windows 11 PC:

  1. Open the Settings app by pressing Win + I. Also open Windows Settings by trying these methods in this post - Windows 11 New Settings: How to Open it? | How to Use It.
  2. On the System page, go to Notifications, tap on it and then change its toggle to Off. This can stop all the notification pop-ups from apps and other senders.

disable all notifications Windows 11

If you want to get some notifications without too much interruption, you can customize the Notifications option by clicking the drop-down menu and check the boxes that you want to get notifications from.

Tip: If you want to disable suggested notifications in Windows 11, go to Notifications in the System page, scroll down to uncheck the options of Offer suggestions on how I can set up my device and Get tips and suggestions when I use Windows.

Turn Off Notifications Windows 11 for Individual Apps

If you want to disable notifications from specific apps, you can also easily achieve this aim. Before you do, make sure the Notifications option is enabled.

  1. Go to Windows 11 Settings and click Notifications from the System page.
  2. Scroll down to Notifications from apps and other senders and deselect the apps you do not want to receive notifications from. Just change the toggle to Off.

disable Windows 11 notifications from some apps

If you click a specific app or sender, you can disable the notification banner or let notifications from it not show in the notification center. Uncheck the boxes of Show notification banners and Show notifications in notification center.

disable notification banners

Also, you can set the priority of notifications for a specific app. Just click the app in Notifications, choose the app and scroll down to the Priority of notification in notification center section.

Stop Windows 11 Notification Pop-ups with Focus Assist

When you want to avoid distracting notifications, you can use the Focus Assist feature in the system. By default, it is set to activate automatically under certain conditions.

  1. Go to Settings > System > Focus Assist in Windows 11. Then, you can choose which notifications you would like to see and hear when you stay focused.
  2. Check one option - Alarms only disables all notifications except for Alarms; Priority only sees only selected notifications from the priority list. (By default, Off is selected. That means getting all notifications from your apps and contacts.)
Tip: If you choose Priority only, click Customize priority list, and manage which apps show notifications.

Bottom Line

Here is all the information on how to turn off notifications in Windows 11. Just follow the ways in this post to easily disable Windows 11 notifications. If you have any ideas, leave a comment below to let us know.

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