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Mail notification on desktop

  1. #1


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    Windows 8

    Mail notification on desktop


    is there a way to get desktop notifications of new emails from the metro mail app? All I can find is for the lockscreen.

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  2. #2


    well, you can get it in the start screen as the mail app has a live tile and notifies you when you have new mail.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8


    yeah, I'm looking for it show a pop-up notification on the desktop though. Doesn't look like it does that.
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    i am still trying to get any lockscreen notifications to work.
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  5. #5


    Tenali
    Posts : 5
    Windows 8, Windows 7


    1.Go to Settings

    2.Select your account

    3.Scroll down and on "Show notifications for this account"
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  6. #6


    Tenali
    Posts : 5
    Windows 8, Windows 7


    Note that you should go to seetings in Your Mail App
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Mail notification on desktop
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