How to Set up Do Not Disturb in Slack for Windows


Slack is probably the best private messaging service for small as well as big teams. Many popular companies are using Slack to build a strong connection between the employees and employers. Although, Facebook Messenger is a well-managed messaging service that can be used anytime without any cost, but it wastes a lot of time as it contains so many annoying things.

Slack is one of the best messaging service as it doesn’t come with any annoying stuffs like friend chat, unwanted groups or anything. It is neat and clean. The most important thing is it is free if you have a small team and do not require any high end features.

How to Set up Do Not Disturb in Slack for Windows

Previously, Slack was available only as web version. After that, they launched the Android and iOS version. Following that, they expanded their business by launching apps for almost all popular platforms including Windows PC. Now, Slack app is available for Windows 7 and later versions.


If you are using Windows 7 or later version, you can simply use the Slack app without any problem. It will help you to connect with other employees or team members right from the desktop. You will not have to open another browser tab to chat with others.

In Slack, you can set up Do Not Disturb. Sometime, your team members can disturb you with random messages. Now, if you want to get rid of annoying notifications of Slack, you can simply use this feature to prevent it from sending any notification.

Set up Do Not Disturb in Slack for Windows

This is very easy and not much time consuming. As it is ab in-built feature, you will not have to install any third party software as well. To set up Do Not Disturb in Slack, do follow this guide.

At first, open Slack, click on File and Preferences respectively. In the Notifications tab, you will get an option called Do Not Disturb. Just click on it and make a tick in the checkbox for “Automatically disable notifications from:”.

Set up Do Not Disturb in Slack for Windows

Now, set a time. It will help you to block all the notifications in that time interval. Now, if you want to change the time zone, just hit the Change button that is placed next to India Standard Time. It will open your default browser tab where you can change your time zone for Slack for Windows.

That’s it! This is as simple as that.

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