How to turn on/off the alert when emails arrive in Outlook?
Normally the alert of message arrival works fine in your Microsoft Outlook, and an alert will come out at the lower-right corner of your desktop when your receive a new email message, as the following screen shot shows.
In some cases, you may get a number of message arrival in a short time, therefore the alert messages will be popping up on your computer all the time. It will be quite annoying and affect your work efficiency. It seems necessary to turn off the alert of message arrival temporarily in your Microsoft Outlook.
These are standard instructions that most people figured out before they reported having problems.
They seem unaware of the bug in Outlook. I have [i]all four notification boxes unchecked[/i]. Even so, every new email puts a box in the center of the screen that steals focus. Whatever I happen to be typing at the time has to be retyped.