Gmail is the best email service. People use Gmail as their primary email, although, at the time, they have at least five e-mail addresses from the other email services. Most of them like the simple design, reliability and capacity of the Gmail. In addition, by registering a Gmail address, you get the opportunity with the same username and password, to use the other Google services: the most popular video hosting YouTube, Google Calendar, Google Docs and many other. One very useful features is that Gmail can inform you about the new emails in the form of pop-up messages on the desktop. If notifications are enabled, you can select the type of emails that will be displayed on the desktop. This guide will show you how to show Gmail notifications on a desktop.
You may also read: How To Block Emails From Unwanted Senders In Gmail
How To Show Gmail Notifications On A Desktop
Gmail notifications for the desktop display as a pop-up when you receive a new email or chat messages.
Thus, even if the Gmail page does not open, you will always know if someone wants to talk to you.
In the settings, you can adjust what kind of notifications you would like to see (chat\emails).
Alerts messages in the chat are disabled by default, but you can enable them in your Gmail settings.
To enable system alerts about the emails or messages in the chat, follow these instructions:
Click on the gear icon in the upper-right corner of Gmail.
From the drop-down menu, select “Settings”.
On a “General” tab, scroll down until you see the option “Desktop Notifications”.
There you can enable notifications for any message that arrives in inbox or you can be notified only when the important email arrives in Gmail inbox.
After you chose the right setting, click on “Save changes”.
Note! If you don’t see the notifications on your desktop you should check the following:
– If you use Google Chrome, make sure that under content settings displaying notifications are allowed.
– If you use Windows 10, make sure that the quiet hours feature is disabled.
Image Source: www.youtube.com
You may also read: How To Create Folder In Gmail