Customize channel notifications in Teams

Customize channel notifications in Teams

If you want to adjust or fine tune the notifications you're getting from a channel, here's how:

Go to the channel name and select More options Format icon in Teams. > Channel notifications. This allows you to get notified of channel activity. 

Customize your channel notifications in Teams

From there you can choose where and what notifications you want to get.

Banner and feed will send notifications to your device and to Activity at the top left of the Teams app. Feed will skip sending notifications to your desktop and will only show up in your activity feed.

Channel notification settings in Teams

Want fewer notifications from a channel? You can turn them off from here as well.

Below are the different types of settings you'll find in channel notifications:

  • All new posts will notify you each time someone starts a new conversation in the channel

  • Include all replies will notify you any time someone replies to a conversation

  • Channel mentions will notify you whenever someone @mentions the channel

FYI, Reset to default will turn on notifications for each item and will notify you in your activity feed and send desktop banner notifications.

To further customize your notification settings, see Manage notifications in Teams.

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