Question

How do I hide a new email notification on Outlook?


Answer

The setting to Hide Alert Messages upon new mail arrival is found in the Outlook  Preferences Pane for both Outlook 2011  and Outlook 2016 . If you wish to change other application notification settings, please refer to this FAQ: How can I change my notification settings?

 

To Turn Off this setting:

  1. Open Outlook and select Outlook > Preferences.

     
  2. Click on Notifications & Sounds.

     
  3.  Make sure that the For New Messages checkbox is not ticked.

     
  4. You will no longer receive an onscreen new message notification if the box is greyed out, as below.

     

Related Links

Related Questions