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How to Unsubscribe from Push Notifications in Chrome and Firefox

December 25th, 2016

Sometime You think get lot of push notifications in browsers and mobile, Some websites push notification are Cliche or spammy or you Just don’t need and like to stop? So this tutorial for How to Unsubscribe from Push Notifications in Chrome and Firefox.

But if you want to turn off your push notifications, we have a guide below. This includes turning off facebook desktop notifications, twitter browser push notification or browser notifications from any site. We are sharing this so this makes it easy for you to turn off the desktop notifications.

However, there are times when a user loses interest in a site or receiving notifications from a web site. The customer is in full control and can at any time unsubscribe to Push Notifications through Chrome & Firefox Settings.

There are 2 ways to unsubscribe from Push Notifications.

Method 1: Unsubscribe at the time you receive a notification from a website

Chrome offers a simple single click opt-out and if you right click when you receive a notification, it will show a option to disable notifications from that domain, as shown below. Just click on that link to unsubscribe. Here is an example

Web Push Unsubscribe

Method 2: Unsubscribe from receiving notification from a website without a notification

Here are step by step instructions to unsubscribe from Chrome Push Notifications
Open a new browser tab and type chrome://settings/content and you will see the below pop up

[Note: You can reach this by settings -> advanced -> privacy settings -> click content settings]

2. A pop up with content settings will appear. Go to Notifications section. Click Manage Exceptions

3. This will list all the URL from where you have subscribed to notifications. You can click on the URL of the site you want to unsubscribe. You can allow or deny or completely remove a website

For Firefox, follow the steps outlined here (summarized Below)

1) Go to the Firefox menu and select Options.
2) Select the Content panel and click the Choose… button under Notifications.
3) Select the site.
4) Click Remove Site.

Mobile Browser

If you are trying to unsubscribe from Chrome Mobile browser, follow the following steps.

1) Open the Chrome browser , then go to settings by clicking the menu on top right.
2) Go to Site Settings
4) Next Click on Notifications. Here you will see a list of websites to whom you have granted permission to display notifications. 

5) Select the site you want to unsubscribe, and then click Clear and Reset.

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