System Enable or Disable Startup App Notification in Windows 11


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Notifications are alerts from apps, system, and other senders.

You can turn on Startup App Notification to get a notification whenever a new app registers itself to run at startup.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off Startup App Notification for your account in Windows 11.


Contents

  • Option One: Turn On or Off Startup App Notification in Settings
  • Option Two: Turn On or Off Startup App Notification using REG file


EXAMPLE: Startup App Notification

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Option One

Turn On or Off Startup App Notification in Settings


1 Open Settings (Win+I).

2 Click/tap on System on the left side, and click/tap on Notifications on the right side. (see screenshot below)


Startup_App_Notification_Settings-1.png

3 Turn On or Off (default) Startup App Notification for what you want. (see screenshot below)

Startup_App_Notification_Settings-2.png

4 You can now close Settings if you like.




Option Two

Turn On or Off Startup App Notification using REG file


1 Do step 2 (on) or step 3 (off) below for what you would like to do.

2 Turn On Startup App Notification

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.​

Turn_ON_Startup_App_Notification_for_current_user.reg


(Contents of REG file for reference)
Code:
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Notifications\Settings\Windows.SystemToast.StartupApp]
"Enabled"=dword:00000001

3 Turn Off Startup App Notification

This is the default setting


A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.​

Turn_OFF_Startup_App_Notification_for_current_user.reg


(Contents of REG file for reference)
Code:
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Notifications\Settings\Windows.SystemToast.StartupApp]
"Enabled"=dword:00000000

4 Save the REG file to your desktop.

5 Double click/tap on the downloaded REG file to merge it.

6 When prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

7 You can now delete the downloaded REG file if you like.


That's it,
Shawn Brink


 

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