How to Set, Edit, and Delete an Alarm on Windows 10

Here, you’ll see the steps to set, edit and delete an alarm on Windows 10. Let’s get started.

Set the alarm on Windows 10

Click on the “Start” button.

Find and click “Alarms & Clock.”

On the “Alarms & Clock” screen, hit the Alarm from the left sidebar.

Click the “Add an alarm” at the bottom of the screen.

Set the alarm time, name, repeat, sound, and snooze time.

Click on the “Save” button at the bottom.

That’s it.

The alarm will appear as a notification with the sound you choose at the time you specify.

If you want to dismiss the alarm, you can select the “Dismiss” option. If you’re going to snooze it, you can choose the “Snooze” option.

You can change the snooze time in the notification by using the drop-down list under “Snooze for” before snoozing the alarm.

Keep in mind:

  • The alarm will appear even when the computer is locked.
  • When your PC is in sleep mode, the alarm will not appear. When you wake up your PC from sleep, the alarm will appear.
  • You can turn off the alarm by disabling its switch.

Edit Alarm on Windows 10

Click on the one you wish to edit or right-click on it and then hit the Edit option.

Make the changes you desire.

Click on the “Save” button at the bottom.

Delete Alarm on Windows 10

Right-click on the one you want to delete.

Click on the “Delete” option.

Alternate Way

Hit the alarm you want to delete.

Click on the “Trash can” icon at the top.

That’s all.


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