How to enable or disable push notifications for Skype across multiple devices on Windows 11



This guide explains how to activate or deactivate Skype push notifications across different devices using Windows 11. Skype offers various settings, including notification management. You can prevent repeated alerts across phone, tablet, and PC by customizing this feature, potentially saving battery life. Steps include launching Skype, accessing settings, selecting ‘Notifications,’ and toggling the ‘Multiple devices’…

This article will show you how to turn on or off the push notifications from Skype on multiple devices using Windows 11.

Skype is a popular video chat and messaging application by Microsoft. It allows users to make voice and video calls, send instant messages, and share files with other Skype users for free over the internet.

One can configure many settings with Skype, including turning contact-only Skype calls on or offhiding or unhiding the Today tabturning Auto-download photos and files on or offpasting copied messages as quoteschanging text sizesending messages with Enter keyshowing the mini menu when selecting textturning notifications on or offshowing or hiding your account in Skype search resultsenabling or disabling your phone number in search resultsautomatically answering incoming calls and starting videosturn reduce data usages on or off, enable or disable contact online notifications, and more.

A new feature allows you to receive push notifications even while using Skype on another device. You can turn it on or off from the app in Windows.

Enabling or disabling push notifications across multiple Skype devices can help you better manage your notifications. For example, if you have Skype installed on your phone, tablet, and computer, you may receive the same notification multiple times.

By enabling push notifications on only one device, you can avoid notification overload and ensure you receive notifications only on your preferred device. Additionally, disabling push notifications can help you preserve battery life on your devices.

Turn push notifications on or off across multiple devices in Skype

As mentioned above, you can enable or disable push notifications across multiple devices in Skype.

Here’s how to do it.

First, launch the app by clicking the Start menu and selecting it on the All Apps list.

Turn global hotkeys on or off in Skype

You can also launch the app from the Taskbar or Taskbar overflow.

Turn global hotkeys on or off in Skype

Click the Settings and more ( …) button in the Skype window next to your profile picture and select Settings on the menu.

Turn global hotkeys on or off in Skype

On the Settings page, select the Notifications on the left.

Windows 11 turn notifications on or off in Skype

Next, select the “Multiple devices” tile under NOTIFICATIONS. Then, toggle the switch button to the On position to enable it.

To disable it, toggle the switch button to the Off position.

Skype push notifications across multiple devices

Exit the Settings page when you’re done.

That should do it!


This post showed you how to enable or disable push notifications across multiple devices in Skype on Windows 11. Please use the comments form below if you find errors or have something to add.

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