How to enable (or block) push notifications from your browser preferences

Many browsers can deliver push notifications even when a website is closed. Learn how to choose which websites are allowed to send you push notifications.

Chrome (Desktop & Android) / Firefox (Desktop)

  1. go to the website which you want authorize (or block)
  2. click the green lock icon near the website name in the address bar
  3. under Permissions -> Notifications select your preference from the dropdown

Chrome Website Permissions

Safari (Desktop)

  1. Go to Safari -> Preferences
  2. Go to the Notifications tab
  3. Find the website in the list and change its permission

Safari Notifications Preferences

One thought on “How to enable (or block) push notifications from your browser preferences”

  1. Samsung S6 requires a deeper dive inside the Setting Menu:
    Setting gear > Notification > Advanced > Chrome > More Settings >(finally) Notification, with eventually a “Vibrate” option.

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