Change notification and action settings in Windows 10 Mobile

Action center in Windows 10 Mobile is where you'll find your notifications and quick actions. Change your settings at any time to adjust how and when you see notifications and which apps and settings are your top quick actions.

On Start , swipe over to the All apps list, then select Settings  > System > Notifications & actions.


Action center settings

Change notification settings when your phone is locked

Under Notifications, change the settings for notifications, alarms, and reminders when your phone is locked.

Change notification settings for individual senders

Under Get notifications from these senders, do one of the following:

  • Turn on or turn off a notification sender.
  • Select a sender's name and then turn on or turn off notification banners, privacy, vibration, and sounds, and set the priority of notifications.

Choose and rearrange the quick actions you see in action center

Under Quick actions, do one of the following:

  • Drag quick actions to rearrange them. This is the order they'll appear in at the top of action center.
  • Select Add or remove quick actions to pick the quick actions in action center.

Article ID: 10572 - Last Review: 31 Aug 2016 - Revision: 36