How to disable notifications on the PS5?

The PlayStation 5 is a next-generation video gaming console from Sony Interactive Entertainment. Compared to the PlayStation 4, the console is faster, has better visuals, and a better user interface.

PS5 and PS4

What can be more annoying than having notifications on your PlayStation 5 come up when you’re playing a game or getting notifications for private messages? When a notification suddenly appears and takes our attention away from the task at hand, we feel really upset, and we bet some of you do too! But thanks to Sony, you have a lot of control over how notifications appear on your PS5. You can choose to completely disable notifications or decide whether to display specific message types and how they are displayed. This includes notifications for your friends’ online presence, gaming notifications, invitation notifications, notifications for achievements, and more. If you find alerts on your PS5 to be overly intrusive, we’ll explain how to disable them in detail today.

How to disable notifications on the PS5?

Below are the steps that you need to follow in order to do the same:

Step 1: Press the “PlayStation Button” on your PS5 controller to bring up the “Control Center” bar at the bottom of your screen.

Step 2: Navigate over to “Notifications” and click on it to open up the notification settings. Turn on the “Do Not Disturb” mode at the top of your screen to completely disable all notifications on your PS5. The PS5 will stay in this mode until you log out.

Step 3: If you want to modify other notification settings as well to apply them permanently, just press the “Options” button on your controller on the same screen to bring up a side dialogue and click on “Notification settings.” Here, you’ll be able to modify settings for all types of notifications on the PS5, for example, game invitations, trophies, etc.

That’s all, folks! We hope that we were able to help you disable the notifications on your PS5 console.

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