How to Disable Notifications in Google Chrome on Mac and PC


Google Chrome being one of the most popular browser and Google product has its own advantages. However, one of the most handy feature is its desktop notification. When you have desktop notification enabled, you can get latest notifications like Email previews, new messages and your favorite match score, every thing directly sent to your desktop without having to check your email or other services.

Keeping the advantages aside, let’s look at the disadvantages of desktop notification. Frequent and unwanted notifications on your desktop could be annoying at times. If you are working on your PC or Mac then getting notifications from spammers or social media updates could be frustrating or may divert your attention from work. The best thing you could do to avoid this notifications is disabling the desktop notification on Chrome. Read on to know how to disable notifications in Google Chrome on Mac and Windows PC.

Disable Notification in Chrome on Windows 7 /8

Step 1: Launch Chrome on PC and click Tools button (three horizontal bars).

Step 2: Click on Settings to open Setting Menu. Alternatively, you can access settings from chrome://settings.

Step 3: Scroll down and click on Show advanced settings.

Step 4:  Click on Privacy, then Content Settings.

Step 5: Scroll down and under Notifications select “Do not allow any site to show desktop notifications”.

Step 6: Click on Done button.

Disable Notification in Chrome  Extension on Windows 7 /8

Step 1: On your PC’s Task bar, click on small up arrow button and select Chrome notifications (bell icon).

Step 2: Click on Settings (gear icon).

Step 3: Now unslelect all the services for which you don’t want to receive notifications.

Disable Notification in Chrome on Mac



Step 1: Open/ Launch Google Chrome on Mac.

Step 2:  Click on Chrome on top menu bar.

Step 3: Click on Hide Notifications Icon.

Step 4: That’s it. Now you will not receive notifications on your Mac.


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