How can I receive notifications about new messages?

You can use any of the methods below to learn that you have received a new message.

  1. With pop-up browser notifications
  2. With a mobile device
  3. With another email address

With pop-up browser notifications

You can receive notifications about new messages as soon as they reach your mailbox. Such notifications will be displayed, even if the Yandex.Mail tab is closed.

Примечание. Pop-up notifications are supported in the following browsers: Yandex (version 16.6 and higher), Google Chrome (version 52 and higher), and Mozilla Firefox (version 46 and higher).

Select your browser:

Yandex.Browser

To enable notifications:

  1. In Yandex.Mail, go to Settings → Other.
  2. Under Notifications, click Show new message notifications in browser.
  3. Click Allow in the automatic message Allow https://mail.yandex.ru to display notifications?
  4. Save the changes.

If you clicked Block or accidentally closed the message, you can enable notifications manually:

  1. In the browser menu, go to  → Settings .
  2. Click Show advanced settings at the bottom of the page.
  3. In the Personal information section, click Content settings.
  4. In the Notifications section, click Manage exceptions.
  5. Select the value https://mail.yandex.com:443 in the list and click Allow.
  6. Click Done.
Google Chrome

To enable notifications:

  1. In Yandex.Mail, go to Settings → Other.
  2. Under Notifications, click Show new message notifications in browser.
  3. Click Allow in the automated message Allow https://mail.yandex.ru to display alerts?.
  4. Save the changes.

If you clicked Block or accidentally closed the message, you can enable notifications manually:

  1. In the browser window, go to  → Settings.
  2. Click Advanced at the bottom of the page.
  3. In the Privacy and security section, click Content settings.
  4. In the Personal information section, select Content settings → Notifications.
  5. In the Block section, find https://mail.yandex.com:443. Click  → Allow next to it.
Mozilla Firefox

To enable notifications:

  1. In Yandex.Mail, go to Settings → Other.
  2. Under Notifications, click Show new message notifications in browser.
  3. Select Allow notifications in the automated message Do you want to allow mail.yandex.ru to send messages?.
  4. Save the changes.

If you accidentally clicked Not now or closed the message, you can enable notifications manually:

  1. Open  → Options.
  2. Go to the Content tab.
  3. Click Select... in Notifications.
  4. Select https://mail.yandex.com in the list of sites.
  5. Click Delete site, and then Save changes. Yandex.Mail will display an automated message again.
You can only set notifications for emails from certain folders. To do so:
  1. Go to Settings  → Other.
  2. Under Notifications, click Show new message notifications in browser.
  3. Click the folders you need in the list.
  4. Save the changes.

With a mobile device

You can learn about new messages on your mobile device through a special interface or using the mobile application for «Yandex.Mail».

With another email address

If you have several email addresses, you can receive notifications when you have new Yandex.Mail at another address by going to Settings → Message filters.