How to turn off Facebook email notifications (computer & Android)

This tutorial will show you step by step how to turn off Facebook email notifications via a computer and via the Facebook app on an Android phone.

If you don't want to receive email messages from Facebook in your mailbox, then follow the steps on this page.

How to stop email notifications from Facebook via a computer

By the way, Facebook is releasing a new design for their website and that's why I've included two different methods. The first method is for the old design and the second method is for the new design.

1. Open your web browser.

2. Go to Facebook.

3. Click on the ▼ icon located in the top right corner.

4. Click on Settings.

Open Facebook settings

5. Click on Notifications located in the left sidebar.

open facebook notifications settings

6. Click on Email located at the bottom of the notifications settings page.

7. Click on Only about your account.

Facebook email notifications settings

Facebook email notifications are now turned off. You will only receive email notifications about your account, security and privacy.



How to stop email notifications from Facebook via a computer (second method)

1. Open your web browser.

2. Go to Facebook.

3. Click on the (▼) button in the top right corner.

4. Click on Settings & Privacy.

Facebook settings and privacy

5. Click on Settings.

Facebook settings

6. Click on Notifications located in the left sidebar.

Facebook notifications settings

7. Click on Email located at the bottom of the notifications settings page.

8. Click on Only about your account.

Facebook email notifications settings

Facebook email notifications are now turned off. You will only receive email notifications about your account, security and privacy.



How to stop email notifications from Facebook via the app on an Android phone

The steps below work for all Android phones, such as Samsung, Google Pixel, Motorola, One Plus, Lenovo, ASUS, Nokia, Sony, LG, and all other Android phones.

1. Open the Facebook application.

2. Tap on the ≡ menu button in the top right corner of the Facebook app.

Facebook app menu button

3. Tap on Settings & Privacy located at the bottom.

Settings and Privacy in Facebook app

4. Tap on Settings.

Open settings in Facebook app

5. Tap on Email located in the “Notifications” section.

Open email notifications settings in Facebook app

6. Tap on Only notifications about your account, security and privacy.

Email notifications settings in Facebook app

Facebook email notifications are now turned off. You will only receive email notifications about your account, security and privacy.


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Reference:

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