Configure alert center email notifications

By configuring a rule in the Google Admin console, you can configure alert center email notifications. You can also use a rule to configure other settings, for example to turn alert center alerts on or off

Configure alert center email notifications:

  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using your administrator account (does not end in

  2. At the top, click Menu Menu and select Security and then Alert Center. You’ll see any alerts for your domain. 
  3. Click the gear icon for Alert Rules Settings in the upper-right corner.
    This opens the rules page.
  4. From the list on this page, click a rule that corresponds with one of the alert center alerts— for example, User reported phishing.
  5. Click the Actions panel.
  6. Be sure the alert is turned On.
    If you turn off an alert, email notifications are not sent.
  7. Click Send email notifications.
  8. You have the option to select All super administrators as well as click ADD RECIPIENTS to add multiple recipients from the list of users in your domain.
  9. Click NEXT: REVIEW.
  10. Click UPDATE RULE.


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