When you select Xbox One Preferences from the Settings menu, you can customize various behaviors on your Xbox One console. This includes settings for notifications, Game DVR and streaming, SmartGlass connections, and preferred video provider.
Note If you're looking for general information about settings for the Xbox One, see Change your console settings on Xbox One.
To access the Preferences settings:
Choose which pop-up notifications you want to see. You can enable or disable the following notifications:
For more information, see Pop-up notifications on Xbox One.
Game DVR & streaming
You can control the following preferences:
This option allows you to set how your console responds to connection requests from SmartGlass devices.
Preferred video provider
This option allows you to designate your live TV content provider as the primary provider, which will prioritize listing their content first in searches.
For more information about finding your TV provider, see the TV Hardware Information Xbox forum.
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