If you have difficulty hearing your PC, Windows can help. Visual notifications let you receive visual warnings instead of sounds for system events, such as a new email message arriving. Built in closed caption options let you set preferences for how captions will look when turned on in an app.
If hearing audible sound alerts is difficult, you can switch to visual alerts instead. Select the Start
By default, Windows notifications disappear five seconds after they appear. If you want more time to read them, increase the notification display time. Select the Start
Windows offers many options to customize things like the color, size and background of closed captions. Select the Start
Article ID: 27933 - Last Review: Sep 7, 2016 - Revision: 11