How to Stop Facebook Email Notifications

You may be receiving hundreds of emails in your inbox every day from Facebook and different sources. Due to some annoying emails (especially those spam and promotional messages), this makes it hard to figure out the important emails.

If your Facebook account is associated with your Email, you'll be getting all of its notifications in your inbox which makes your email to look spammy.

By default, Facebook will send you all types notifications via email. For example, you'll get an email message when someone will like your post, comment on it, follow you or send you a friend request. On the other hand, you'll be notified with all group activities when your friends will post new content or when they'll reply to your comment.

Facebook also send login alerts and other account security & privacy related emails. It's a tedious task to select, filter out and delete multiple items one by one. Most of the time, I was busy in removing all those useless mails. Doing this, you may also delete some of your important business messages by mistake. I will show you how to turn them off Facebook email notifications permanently.

How to Turn of Facebook Email Notifications Permanently

There are two methods by which you can turn off all this annoying and useless Facebook email notifications from your Facebook account.

Method 1: From Facebook settings
  1. First, login to your Facebook account and click drop-down arrow icon at the top-right corner of the screen (the same button from where you logout the account).
  2. From the menu list, click Settings option.
  3. Now move to Notifications tab.
  4. After this, click on Edit link next to the Email option.
  5. Under What you'll receive section, you'll find three options. Select Only notifications about your account, security and privacy option and you're done.

From the same page, you can also manage other notifications for Facebook, Google Chrome's push notifications and mobile text messages.

After this, you will no longer receive those annoying emails in your Email inbox anymore. NOTE: Facebook may send you account security and privacy notifications occasionally, because this messages are important, so you don't need to worry about them.

You can also disable login email alerts. Kindly go to the Settings and move to the Security tab. Now click the edit link next to the Login alerts section. After this, select Don't get email alerts option under Email section and finally tap Save changes button to confirm.

You can also block email notifications for individual Facebook group. To do so, first select "All notifications, except the ones you unsubscribe from" option for email notifications and then open the group. Now click "Notifications" button as shown in below picture.

From the drop-down menu, you can either change it to Friends posts only or complete turn them off by selecting off option. Apart from this, you can leave all such groups which are no longer in use and create unnecessary nuisance.

Method 2:Unsubscribe from the inbox

Using this method, you can unsubscribe specific email notifications manually. To do so, first login to your email account (such as Google or Yahoo) and check its inbox. Here find the email notification from your Facebook account and open it.

Now scroll down to the bottom of the email and you'll find a message note as -

"This email was sent to [your email address here]. If you don't want to receive these emails from Facebook in the future, please unsubscribe".

Simply click unsubscribe link here and follow on-screen instructions. This will automatically block your Facebook email notifications instantly. Do this for other type of emails also and you're good to go.

With this method, you can easily turn off all email notifications from Facebook. That's all you need to know on how to turn off or disable Facebook email Notifications.

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