1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Kenilworth
    Posts : 85
    Windows 10, 7, XP, 98
       05 Sep 2015 #1

    How to stop Backup Notification


    The new downgraded notification centre keeps nagging me about not taking a backup. That's because I use other software to take my backups.

    How can I turn this particular notification off? I suspect that regedit is likely to be involved which strikes me as a seriously retrograde step (the new Settings thingie is seriously dumbed down compared to the old Control Panel stuff).

    Maybe I should look to the Enterprise Edition, as I can't see corporate customers lying down for the retrograde changes.

    Dave
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  2. Joined : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 8,214
    Windows 10 IoT
       05 Sep 2015 #2

    Settings > System > Notifications & actions > Show notifications from these Apps.
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Kenilworth
    Posts : 85
    Windows 10, 7, XP, 98
       05 Sep 2015 #3

    Err no, that controls the notification area icons in the Task Bar. I'm after stopping the Windows Notification Tool which appears in that Task Bar from telling me that I haven't run a backup.

    Dave
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  4. Joined : Oct 2014
    Trnava
    Posts : 1,717
    Windows Home x64
       05 Sep 2015 #4

    Control Panel - System and Security - Security and Maintenance - Change ... - Uncheck Windows Backup.
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
    Kenilworth
    Posts : 85
    Windows 10, 7, XP, 98
       05 Sep 2015 #5

    That was it, many thanks Dave
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  6. Joined : Mar 2016
    Posts : 5
    win10
       02 Jul 2016 #6

    Still Nagging Me


    TairikuOkami said: View Post
    Control Panel - System and Security - Security and Maintenance - Change ... - Uncheck Windows Backup.
    Nope. Works for some but not for me. Have done all the above and it KEEPS coming back.

    Equip: HP Pavilion i7
    O/S: Windows 10 - latest updates

    Mike
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