Disable Your Phone App Notifications for Android Messages

How to disable Your Phone app notifications for Android Messages in Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with a special app, Your Phone, that allows pairing your Android or iOS smartphone with your desktop computer and browse your phone data on the PC. Recent versions of Your Phone app show a notification toast for a message received on your paired Android phone. Here's how to disable this featire.

Your Phone App Notification Banner

Windows 10 comes with a built-in app named 'Your Phone'. It was first introduced during Build 2018. The app is intended to allow users to sync their smartphones running Android or iOS with Windows 10. The app allows syncing Messages, Photos, and Notifications with a device running Windows 10, e.g. to view and edit photos stored on your smartphone directly on the computer.

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Since its first introduction, the app has received tons of new features and improvements.

To Disable Your Phone App Notifications for Android Messages,

  1. Open the Your Phone app.
  2. Click on the Settings button with the gear icon.
  3. Go to the Messages section on the right.
  4. Turn on or off the toggle option Show notification banners for what you want. Disabling it will prevent Your Phone from showing notifications for Android phone messages.Your Phone App Message Notifications
  5. Now you can close the Your Phone app.

The option is enabled by default. You can re-enable it at any moment if you disable it.

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