Getting pop up notifications and sounds when all notifications turned off

Brent Leslie 1 Reputation point

My notifications settings are set to:


However, I still get the occasional tips/tricks popups (today was a recommendation to play death race) and a notification sound keeps going off without a notification happening (about once every couple of hours).

This started happening with the latest updates around 3 weeks ago, your notification handling is getting worse and worse, ignoring peoples settings. Before you ask, have checked and updated all sound drivers and have the latest updates for Windows 10 from a few days ago.

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  1. S.Sengupta 17,236 Reputation points MVP

    Press “Windows + R” and type “regedit”. Press “OK”.

    Navigate to:


    Double-click the “ToastEnabled” DWORD and change the “Value data” to “0”