Access notification settings

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Learn about navigating the notifications user interface.

Note

This article applies to Azure DevOps, TFS 2017 Update 1 and later versions. For information on TFS 2017 and earlier versions, see Manage personal notifications and select the TFS 2015 content version.

Notifications settings

You can set notifications at the following four levels:

  • Personal
  • Team
  • Project
  • Organization or collection (organization for the cloud and project collection for on-premises)

Note

For on-premises Azure DevOps Server, configure an SMTP server for team members to see the Notifications option from their organization or user profile menu and to receive notifications.

Prerequisites

For additional permission settings regarding notifications, see Permissions and groups, Notifications or alerts.

Open your personal notifications

Open your profile menu, and then choose Notifications or Notification settings.

The profile menu appears based on whether the New Account Manager feature has been enabled or not. To enable the New Account Manager feature, see Manage or enable features.

New Account Manager enabled
Select your profile menu, and then select Notifications

New Account Manager not enabled
Select your profile menu, and then Notification settings

View your personal notifications page

Open your profile menu and choose Notification settings.

Select your profile menu, and Notification settings

Go to personal notifications page

View personal notifications page

To learn more, see Manage your notifications

Open team or project level notifications

Enter the following URL to reach a team or project-level notifications page, replacing {organization} and {project} with your organization's and project's name.

https://dev.azure.com/{organization}/{project}/_settings/notifications

Screenshot of team notifications page

https://dev.azure.com/{organization}/{project}/_admin/_notifications

Screenshot of the team notifications page

View team level notifications page

To learn more, see Manage notifications for a team or group

Open Global notifications

  1. Enter the following URL to reach the organization-level notifications page, replacing OrganizationName with your organization's name.

     https://dev.azure.com/OrganizationName/_settings/notifications
    

    Or, choose Azure DevOps, and then choose Organization settings.

    Open Organization settings

  2. Choose Global Notifications.

    Open Global Notifications

Enter the following URL to reach the organization-level notifications page, replacing ServerName and CollectionName with your instance name.

  1. Enter the following URL to reach the organization-level notifications page, replacing OrganizationName with your organization's name.

     http://ServerName/CollectionName/_settings/notifications?view=defaultSubscriptions
    

    Or, choose Azure DevOps, and then choose Collection settings.

    Open Collection settings

  2. Choose Global Notifications.

    Select to open Global Notifications

https://dev.azure.com/{organization}/_admin/_notifications

Go to organization notifications page

View organization level notifications page

To learn more, see Manage team and Global notifications