Gmail official blog has just announced a cool new feature in gmail, by enabling which you can get desktop alerts, pop up message when ever you get a new mail on your gmail or even when you receive a new chat alert when some of your google buddy pings you on gtalk. Today we will tell you how to enable these notifications, follow the procedure below to enable these alerts.
Please Note: You will need to use gmail in google chrome , to make these alerts display for your and we
1. Login to your gmail account, once you are logged in, go to gmail account settings by clicking settings in the top right corner of the page.
2. Under settings, scroll down to locate section of Desktop Notifications – where you can enable desktop alerts for new mail or new chat or alerts only for important mails.
3. Once you specify these options, click the Save changes button at the bottom center of the page and then you are done.
Note: You will get to see these notifications now, only if you are using google chrome and you receive new mail, or new chat at that time. Google chrome should be running for these alerts to appear as google chrome will act a desktop program producing these alerts.