Configure desktop notifications

You can configure your settings to receive desktop notifications for messages sent while Zulip is offscreen.

  1. From your desktop, click on the gear () in the upper right corner.

  2. Select Settings.

  3. On the left, click Notifications.

    • If you want desktop notifications for each new message from a stream, check the Visual desktop notifications option and/or Audible desktop notifications under Stream messages.

    • If you want desktop notifications only for private messages and @-mentions, check the Visual desktop notifications option and/or Audible desktop notifications option under Private messages and @-mentions.

  4. Click on the Save changes button to save any changes you made to your notification settings.

You can change your notification settings for individual streams on your Streams page.