Enable or Disable Push Notifications in Gmail on iPhone 6

Edited by Freya, Sid Bedekar, Jen M

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Steps

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    To begin, we need to unlock the phone by pressing the lock button on the side or the home button at the bottom to bring up the lock screen
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    Swipe right to enter the passcode or we can use the fingerprint scanner to unlock the phone
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    Find the Gmail icon which is the white one here
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    Also locate the Settings icon which is the gray one with the cog
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    Enter the Settings first by tapping on it once
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    We can scroll down until we find the applications which are in alphabetical order and find and tap the Gmail application
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    Ours is right at the top.
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    Then tap on "Notifications" which is the middle option
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    Then enable the notifications by pressing the bubble on the right-hand side of "Allow Notifications"
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    We can disable by pressing the bubble again. Once we have enabled them, we can go through and edit our preferences.
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    We can select how many notifications we'd like to see in the Notification Center from Gmail by pressing on the first option
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    The default option is "5 Recent Items" which has the check on the right-hand side
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    We can choose 1, 10, or none depending on our preference. We will leave ours as 5 for now.
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    We can press back to return to "Notifications"
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    Next, we can enable or disable "Sounds"
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    We can enable or disable our "Badge App Icon"
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    Finally, we can also enable or disable the "Show on Lock Screen" option
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    If we have the "Show on Lock Screen" enabled, we can go down to the pictures at the bottom where we can select exactly how we'd like the notifications to be presented
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    At the moment, the ring is around the word "Banners" and when we tap on "Alerts" or "None", the ring moves to those options which means those are the ones selected
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    We can press the back arrow in the top left-hand side of the screen until we have returned to the main settings page
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    Our settings have been automatically saved.
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    We can press the home button to return to the home screen
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    We can then enter our Gmail application normally
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    This is a VisiHow video and I have just shown you how you can enable or disable push notifications for the Gmail application on an iPhone 6
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    If you have any question or comments, feel free to add them to the section below and we'll do our best to get back to you.
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Recent edits by: Sid Bedekar, Freya

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