Get Google Drive notifications

You can choose whether to get mobile, web, or email notifications from Google Drive.

Notification types

You can choose to be notified if:

  • Someone shares a new file or folder with you
  • You’re mentioned in a comment or action item
  • Someone requests access to a file you own

Change notification settings

  1. Open the Google Drive app.
  2. In the top left, tap Menu Menu and then Settings Settings.
  3. Tap Notifications.
  4. Turn Notifications Enabled on or off.
    • If you’ve turned off notifications in your device Settings, you’ll have to turn them on again.
  5. Choose which settings you'd like to change.

Learn more about notifications specific to Google Sheets.

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