How to Enable or Disable OneDrive Notifications in Windows 10 when Many Files are Deleted in Cloud


OneDrive is a cloud-based storage service that comes with your Microsoft account. OneDrive is integrated into Windows 10 where you can view, browse, upload, and share the files you saved online to OneDrive from any PC, tablet, or phone.

This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable OneDrive notifications for your account in Windows 10 when many files are deleted in the cloud.


 CONTENTS:

  • Option One: Enable or Disable OneDrive Notifications when Many Files are Deleted in Cloud in OneDrive Settings
  • Option Two: Enable or Disable OneDrive Notifications when Many Files are Deleted in Cloud using a REG file





Enable or Disable OneDrive Notifications when Files Deleted in Cloud OPTION ONE Enable or Disable OneDrive Notifications when Files Deleted in Cloud
Enable or Disable OneDrive Notifications when Many Files are Deleted in Cloud in OneDrive Settings

1. Click/tap on the OneDrive icon Name:  OneDrive_icon.jpg
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2. Click/tap on the Settings tab, check (enable - default) or uncheck (disable) the Notify me when many files are deleted in the cloud box under the bottom Notifications section, and click/tap on OK. (see screenshot below)

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Enable or Disable OneDrive Notifications when Files Deleted in Cloud OPTION TWO Enable or Disable OneDrive Notifications when Files Deleted in Cloud
Enable or Disable OneDrive Notifications when Many Files are Deleted in Cloud using a REG file

The downloadable .reg files below will modify the DWORD value in the registry key below.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\OneDrive\Accounts\Personal

MassDeleteNotificationDisabled DWORD

0 = Enable
1 = Disable



1. Do step 2 (enable) or step 3 (disable) below for what you would like to do.


 2. Enable OneDrive Notifications when Many Files are Deleted in Cloud

This is the default setting.

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Enable_OneDrive_notifications_when_many_files_deleted_in_cloud.reg

download


 3. Disable OneDrive Notifications when Many Files are Deleted in Cloud

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Disable_OneDrive_notifications_when_many_files_deleted_in_cloud.reg

download

4. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

5. Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

6. When prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

7. If you like, you can now delete the downloaded .reg file.


That's it,
Shawn