Change notification and action settings in Windows 10

Action center in Windows 10 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.

Select the Start  button, then select Settings  > System > Notifications & actions.

Action center in Windows 10
 

Change notification settings for all senders

Under Notifications, turn all notifications on or off, and change when and where you'll see your notifications.

Notification settings
 

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, lock screen privacy, and notification sounds, and set the priority of notifications.

Choose and rearrange the quick actions you see in action center

Under Quick actions, drag quick actions to rearrange them. This is the order they'll appear in at the bottom of action center.

Quick action settings
 
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Article ID: 10761 - Last Review: Oct 11, 2016 - Revision: 49

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