Windows 10: Sound for incoming emails Solved

  1.    11 Mar 2016 #1

    Sound for incoming emails


    I've added my Gmail account into built in email application and wondering if there is a possibility to choose and get an immediately sound notification for every incoming email like on my Android phone? The only thing I can see is my name and number of new messages in Start menu and new messages in a line in Action Center, but no sounds notifications.
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       11 Mar 2016 #2

    I assume you mean " built in email application " as in the Mail app. Yes ?
    If so, try this...............
    Open your Mail app > left side, at the bottom, click the gear icon
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    Right side, click Notifications > check the box " Apply to all accounts > check the box " Play a sound"

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    See if you want to check the other boxes too.
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  3.    11 Mar 2016 #3

    Yes, I meant the Mail app. Actually, it works but only when "show a notification banner" is checked also. Hmmm
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       11 Mar 2016 #4

    Interesting.
    Well, guess you will need to keep that one checked too.

    If no more question, please mark your thread as Solved.
    Thank you.
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       11 Mar 2016 #5

    Here is a complete tutorial.
    **You need to check "show a notification banner" to turn on the notification.**

    How to Turn On or Off Mail app Notification Banner and Sound in Windows 10
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...dows-10-a.html
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