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Notifications are referred to as the alerts that are there to inform you about something. While you are working with the Google Chrome browser, different sites can send you notifications during browsing. However, at times, these notifications get extremely annoying and disturbing and you might feel the need of turning them off. 

Here at LinuxAPT, we shall look into the process of turning off the notifications on Google Chrome on a Linux Mint 20 system.


Steps to turn off the Notifications on Google Chrome on Debian 10

To turn off the notifications on Google Chrome on Debian, you need to follow the below steps.


1. Access the Three-Dot Menu of Google Chrome

To begin, you need to access the three-dot menu of Google Chrome by clicking on its icon.


2. Navigate to the Settings of Google Chrome

Then, you need to navigate to the settings of Google Chrome by selecting the Settings option from the three-dot menu.


3. Expand the Settings Navigation Drawer of Google Chrome

From the Google Chrome's Settings window, you need to expand its navigation drawer by clicking on its icon.


4. Choose the Security and Privacy Settings from the Navigation Drawer

Then, you need to choose the Security and Privacy settings from this navigation drawer.


5. Access the Site Settings of Google Chrome

From the Security and Privacy settings of Google Chrome, you need to click on the Site Settings tab.


6. Navigate to the Notification Settings of Google Chrome

Within the Site Settings of Google Chrome, you need to scroll down to the Permissions section and then click on the Notifications label.


7. Choose to turn off the Notifications on Google Chrome

Finally, you need to choose the option saying, "Don't allow sites to send notifications" for turning off the notifications on Google Chrome on a Debian 10 system.


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Conclusion

This article covers how to turn off the notifications of Google Chrome instantly.


How notifications works on Google Chrome ?

  • By default, Chrome alerts you whenever a website, app, or extension wants to send you notifications. You can change this setting at any time.
  • When you browse sites with intrusive or misleading notifications, Chrome automatically blocks notifications and recommends you continue to block these notifications.
  • If you're browsing in Incognito mode, you won't get notifications.


How to Allow or block notifications from all sites on Google Chrome ?

  • On your Android phone or tablet, open the Chrome app Chrome.
  • To the right of the address bar, tap More More and then Settings.
  • Tap Site Settings and then Notifications.
  • At the top, turn the setting on or off.
  • To allow quieter notification prompts, tap Use quieter messaging (blocks notification prompts from interrupting you). You won't get notifications after you ignore multiple notifications from a site, or if other users typically don't allow notifications from a site.
  • Important: If you allowed notifications for a site that Chrome marked as abusive or misleading, Chrome may block those notifications and require the site to request your permission to send a push notification. You can change the setting to allow notifications.



How to Turn pop-ups off on Google Chrome ?

  • On your Android phone or tablet, open the Chrome app Chrome.
  • To the right of the address bar, tap More More and then Settings.
  • Tap Permissions and then Pop-ups and redirects.
  • Turn off Pop-ups and redirects.

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