Enabling Gmail Priority Email Notifications

Gmail has a feature that uses artificial intelligence to display alerts. When you activate it, only messages that are considered important are notified. This way, the user is not interrupted with emails that can be ignored or viewed later - such as social network notifications and promotions. The function, however, is disabled by default.

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In the following walkthrough, see how to turn on important email notifications in Gmail. The feature is available on the computer and version of the Android and iPhone (iOS) mobile applications.

Learn how to set up important email notifications in Gmail

Step 1. Log in to your Gmail account and click on the gear icon in the upper right corner of the screen. Then click on "Settings";

Access your Gmail settings

Step 2. On the settings screen, locate the "Desktop Notifications" section and check "Enable important email notifications";

Turning on important email notifications

Step 3. Finally, scroll the page to the end and click "Save Changes."

save Changes

On the cellphone

Step 1. Access your Gmail settings. To do this, touch the menu icon in the upper left corner of the screen, and go to "Settings";

Access your Gmail settings

Step 2. If you have more than one account set up, touch which you would like to set up priority email alerts. Then touch "Notifications";

Open notification settings

Step 3. Finally, select the "High priority only" option.

Turning on important email notifications

Ready! This way, you'll only receive notifications of emails that are considered important by Gmail.

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