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How do I disable the ‘New sign in to your Moodle’ email notification?

Moodle 4 introduces a security enhancement whereby a user will receive an email when logging in from a new device/location for the first time.

It is possible for you to disable this notification by completing the steps below:

  1. Using the navigation menu at the top of any Moodle page, click on the    icon to right of your profile picture, then select ‘Preferences‘:
Moodle screenshot showing how to access your Preferences page
  1. From the Preferences page, click on ‘Notification preferences’:
Moodle screenshot of a user's Preference page. The link to the 'Notifications preferences' page is highlighted.
  1. Scroll down and locate the ‘New login notifications’ setting and click on the far right toggle to set the state to ‘Off’:
Moodle screenshot of the 'Notifications preferences' page. The 'New login notifications' setting is highlighted.
Updated on August 1, 2023

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