Mobile notifications

You can customize whether stream messages, private messages and mentions trigger notifications in Zulip's Android and iOS apps.

  1. Click on the gear () icon in the upper right corner of the web or desktop app.

  2. Select Personal settings.

  3. On the left, click Notifications.

  4. Toggle the checkboxes for Streams and PMs, mentions, and alerts in the Mobile column of the Notification triggers table.

Mobile notifications while online

You can customize whether or not Zulip will send mobile push notifications while you are actively using one of the Zulip apps.

When testing mobile notifications, make sure Zulip is configured to send mobile notifications even when you're online.

  1. Click on the gear () icon in the upper right corner of the web or desktop app.

  2. Select Personal settings.

  3. On the left, click Notifications.

  4. Under Mobile message notifications, toggle Send mobile notifications even if I'm online, as desired.