How to disable or remove Firefox notifications in Windows 10

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If, on the other hand, you keep deactivated these notifications, you will only see their icon in the address bar. Thus, you can be in control of what you want to see on your computer, which is why the latest version of Firefox has the ability to disable notifications in Windows 10.

It should be noted that most browsers currently have the notification service, as is the case with Firefox. They are integrated with Windows 10, Linux operating systems, among others.



If possible, disable Firefox notifications in Windows 10

It must be said that many users find these notifications inconvenient or annoying, so they prefer to turn this option off. Next we will explain what are the steps you need to follow in order to disable notifications in the Windows 10 operating system.

First of all, to be able to disable Firefox notifications in Windows 10, you need to go to the "menu" button located on the toolbar. You can easily identify it, as it has three lines horizontally. This option will bring up a new window where you need to select the 'preferences' option.

Then you will be able to access the Firefox browser settings, when you are there you will have to look for the option "Privacy and security". A menu will appear where you need to click on the option "Permissions".

Then you will see the option "Settings" in this section you can find the website from which you want to disable notifications, then you have to select where it says: "Remove push notifications in Mozilla Firefox".

Following these instructions you will need to click on "Remove Mozilla notifications website". At the end of these steps you will notice that the Firefox notifications will stop appearing, then they will be disintegrated by the Windows 10 operating system.


It is important to remember that you can also remove notifications from all websites. This can be achieved by selecting the option "Remove all websites" and finally clicking OK.


You must understand that once this procedure is done, notifications will no longer appear and if you wish to review the notifications over time, you must give them permission to view them.

Why do users turn off notifications?

It is important to remember that notifications are used so that the user can view news or updates on the websites that he constantly uses. This is an option that websites are implemented more frequently in recent times and in English it is called "Push notifications".

A clear example of notifications can be found when an email arrives from Gmail or Hotmail on your computer, it shows the pop-up notification. Similarly, you can view and activate notification bells on YouTube, when you subscribe to a channel and upload a new video, you will automatically see this news.

Ultimately, the problem with notifications lies in authorizing all websites to show this news without being able to control which ones should be displayed and which ones should be avoided.


It should be noted that the user can identify what type of notifications he wishes to receive by deactivating the sites that bother him most for sending the notification.

In conclusion, users are looking for alternatives to be able to control what they want to see, that's why notifications from websites can be suppressed in the Windows 10 system. In this way, you will feel calm not to see the news and you will feel free to search for the content of your preference.


Finally, we hope this article has helped you. However, we would like to hear from you Have you been able to disable Firefox notifications in Windows 10? Do you know of another method that allows you to do this? Do you know any other reasons why Firefox notifications should be disabled in Windows 10? Leave us your answers in the comments.

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