How To Disable the Action Center in Windows 10

December 2016

Windows 10 comes with a built-in feature called Action Center, which provides users with an overview of their recent alerts and notifications. However, if you are looking for a way to turn this feature off, all it takes is a quick tweak to your settings.

Hide the Action Center from the Notification Area

Right-click on the Taskbar and select Properties. Select the Taskbar tab and click on the Customize button displayed next to Notification area:

Once in the Notifications & Actions menu, click on Turn off system icons on or off:

Toggle the Action Center switch Off:

The Action Center will no longer appear in the Notification Area.

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