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View or edit your notifications in Play Games

With Google Play Games Play Games, you're in control of what kinds of notifications you receive, who can send them to you, and who can see your activity.

Here are some examples of notifications you may see:

  • An invitation for a match or if it's your turn to play.
  • Someone sends you an in-game gift or requests a gift from you.
  • A game lets you know about a quest.
  • If you've earned enough experience points (XP) to level up.

Change your notification settings

Using the Play Games app

To edit general settings, notification settings, and to view muted games:

  1. Open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. Touch the Menu icon Menu > Settings.
  3. Change your notification settings.

Note: To turn off all Play Games notifications, you can uncheck the boxes next to all notification options.

Using the Google Settings app
  1. Open the Google Settings app Google Settings.
  2. Touch Play Games.
  3. Change your notification settings.

Note: To turn off all Play Games notifications, you can uncheck the boxes next to all notification options.

On iPhone or iPad
  1. Open your device's main Settings menu.
  2. Touch Notifications.
  3. Select a game.
  4. Turn off alerts.

Mute notifications from a game

Mute game notifications

After you've received an invite or gift from a game, you can turn off all notifications sent to your mobile device from that game.

  1. Open the notification.
  2. Near the top right of the invitation or gift, touch Menu More > Mute.

If you've received an invite for a multiplayer game, you can mute a game on your mobile device from My Matches.

  1. Open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. Touch the Menu icon Menu > My Matches.
  3. Near the top right of the invitation, touch Menu More > Mute.

See your latest notifications

On your mobile device

To see your latest game gifts, requests, and multiplayer invitations:

  1. Open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. Tap the Menu icon Menu > Notifications. You can accept or decline invites after selecting them individually.
On Android TV

To see your latest game gifts, requests, and multiplayer invitations:

  1. Open the Play Games app Play Games.
  2. Select Inbox. You can accept or decline invites after selecting them individually.

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