How do I change Windows notifications?

Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

Microsoft WindowsIf you want to change the alert notification frequency for Windows 7, use the steps below:

  1. Open Control Panel
  2. Click System and Security
  3. Under 'Action Center', click 'Change User account Control Settings'.
  4. You will then need to choose from the following 4 options: 'Always notify', 'Notify when programs try to make changes to my computer', 'Notify me only when programs try to make changes to my computer', and 'Never notify me when'.

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