How do I change my notification settings in the Windows Control Panel?

The Windows Control Panel is a powerful tool that helps you to manage various settings and customize your computer. You can use it to change the way Windows looks, how it works, and to set notification settings for different programs and applications. Depending on the version of Windows you are using, there are different ways to access and change your notification settings in the Control Panel. However, all versions of Windows have some basic steps that can help you customize your computer’s notifications.

1. Open the Start menu and search for “Control Panel” or click on the Control Panel shortcut if it is visible on the Start menu.

2. In the Control Panel window, select “System and Security” and then select “Notifications & Actions”.

3. On the left side of the screen, you’ll see a list of categories such as System, Application Switching, and File Explorer. Select the category that has the notification setting you want to adjust.

4. In the right pane, you will see the different settings available for that category. Select the one you want to change and then use the drop-down menus or sliders to adjust the setting.

5. Once you have adjusted the setting, click “OK” at the bottom of the window to save the changes.

Additionally, you may also want to check the individual settings of specific applications in the Control Panel. To do this, simply search for the application in the search bar of the Control Panel and then look for the “notifications” or “alerts” tab. You can then adjust the settings for each application separately.

It is important to note that some applications may have specific settings for particular types of notifications, such as email notifications or pop-up notifications. If you wish to change these settings, you will have to navigate to the individual application’s settings page within the Control Panel.

In summary, you can use the Windows Control Panel to adjust your notification settings and customize your computer’s alert system. To do this, open the Control Panel and select the “Notifications & Actions” option. Then, select the category with the setting you wish to adjust and use the drop-down menus or sliders to adjust it. Additionally, you may also need to go into individual applications to adjust certain notification settings.