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Set up desktop notifications

Desktop notifications appear at the top right-hand corner of your desktop to let you know when you've received a new notification! They can be very helpful if you're working outside of Dovetail but still want to know when something requires your attention.

Enable notifications

To enable desktop notifications:

  1. Click your profile photo in the top right corner.

  2. Click Profile.

  3. Click Settings.

  4. Click the Desktop notifications toggle.

  5. Your browser will prompt you to allow notifications from Dovetail, click Allow.

Disable notifications

To disable desktop notifications:

  1. Click your profile photo in the top right corner.

  2. Click Profile.

  3. Click Settings.

  4. Click Desktop notifications to turn it off.

Re-enabling desktop notifications in Chrome

Chrome help article.

If you have blocked the notifications once, but now want to enable notifications, follow the steps below:

  1. Click the lock icon in the address bar.

  2. Click "Notifications".

  3. Reload the page.

  4. Follow the steps to enable notifications.

Re-enabling desktop notifications in Firefox

Firefox help article.

If you have blocked the notifications once, but now want to enable notifications, follow the steps below:

  1. Click the notification icon in the address bar.

  2. Remove the option Blocked.

  3. Reload the page.

  4. Follow the steps to enable notifications.

Re-enabling desktop notifications in Safari

Safari help article.

If you have blocked the notifications once, but now want to enable notifications, follow the steps below:

  1. Choose Safari > Preferences.

  2. Click Websites.

  3. Click Notifications.

  4. Find http://dovetailapp.com in the list, then select Allow.

  5. Reload the page.

  6. Follow the steps to enable notifications.

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Eduardo Moratto

Product Manager

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Last updated 3 November 2021
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