Have you mistakenly subscribed Web based push notifications service from a website. And continue receiving unwanted non relevant content (news, post etc.) notifications on your Desktop.We mostly use most popular Desktop web browser such Firefox, Google Chrome and Opera for surfing and browsing on Internet.
Now these web browser also allow to receive Web Based Push Notifications message from a subscribed website. For Example you have subscribed new post notifications service Facebook then when you open the Browser with which you have subscribed the Desktop notifications service. Facebook will send necessary message directly to your desktop:
So If you have mistakenly subscribed Push Notifications service from a website and wanted to turnoff, Block or disable these Web based message service in Firefox, Google Chrome and Opera Desktop Browser. Then here I will show how you can do that.
What is Web based Push Notifications:
Web based Push notifications are the desktop message alerts that you subscribe from a specific site. Today many sites are using Web based Push notifications service to engage their customers. And when you subscribe their new post or message via Push Notifications service with Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera Browser etc. And when they publish something new content on their site then the notification message will be sent directly to your desktop. (If the browser is open or you have closed the browser recently.)
Push Notifications are good option for Website owner to make a relationship between them and you because they can easily remind their users to re-engage with new content. And it is much better than the email notifications service because no one is regularly check their emails if they are not a business entity. But with Push notifications if user is regularly surfing on Internet then the push notifications can be directly delivered to users Computer desktop.
Disable Push Notifications in Firefox, Google Chrome and Opera Browser.
Click on 3 line menu button available on top right side of the Firefox browser. Now a menu will open and click on Options.
Firefox settings window will open, Click on Content from left then click on Notifications Choose button.
Now you’ll see Notification Permissions dialog box. To stop notification select the site from the list and click on Remove Site button. If you want to completely delete Notification list then click on Remove All Sites button.
Click on 3 dot menu available on top right side of the Google Chrome Browser and Choose Settings from it. Now click on Settings from left and scroll down the page and choose Show advanced settings…
Now in Advanced Settings scroll down the page and click on Content settings button available below the Privacy. Now in the Content settings click on Manage exceptions.. button of Notifications.
In the Notifications exceptions choose a site of which you want to stop notifications. If you want to temporary disable notifications from the site then you can chose Block option from the dropdown menu. Or if you are going to completely delete the site from the list then click on Χ icon.
Click on Menu button available on top left of the Opera Desktop Browser. And choose Settings from the menu.
In the Settings click on Websites option from the left pane and then scroll down the page and click on Manage exceptions… button of Notifications.
Now you are in Notifications exceptions, click to select a site of which you want to get rid unwanted notifications and if you are thinking to block push notifications of the site temporary then select Block option from the dropdown menu. And if you want to completely remove selected site then click X icon.
That’s It now you have successfully disabled, turnoff, or Removed Push Notifications of a specific website and will not receive unwanted notifications from deleted site.