View your subscriptions, opt-out as needed

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If you want to stop receiving select email notifications, you can do so by unsubscribing from them. For a description of each default subscription, see Default notifications

You start by opening your personal notification settings. If you don't have a team project yet, create one in VSTS.

  1. From the web portal, click the icon with your initials or picture icon, and select Notification settings from the drop-down menu.

    Open personal notification settings

    Those notifications you're subscribed to are indicated with the the State as On.

    Personal notification subscriptions

    The following image indicates a subscription is a default or Out-of-the-box (OOB) subscription:

    OOB notification

    You can't modify an OOB subscription, but you can view its definition from its context menu.

  2. To unsubscribe, slide the State On/Off indicator to the Off position.

    For example, here we turn off the Build completes subscription.

    Unsubscribe from Build completes subscription