KB0153 – Muting Gmail Notifications using Checker Plus Extension

What’s this for?
This article is related to turning off desktop notifications for Danebank Gmail, which is particularly useful when your laptop is connected to a projector and you don’t want students to see your incoming mail. 

1. Launch Chrome

2. Locate the Checker Plus for Gmail icon in the top right hand corner of your Chrome window.

13. Click on it to open a preview of your Inbox, then click the cog icon, then click “Options“.

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4. In the settings screen, scroll down and untick “Desktop Notifications“. This will prevent new email notifications from appearing on your desktop. Tick the box again to receive desktop notifications again.