How to Manage the Do Not Disturb Settings on Phones Running Android 7.0 Nougat and Higher


  • To allow or block sound notifications for alarms, reminders, events, messages, and calls



  1. Swipe down twice from the top of the screen
  2. Tap Do not disturb (or Total silence, Alarms only, or Priority only if feature is already turned on)
  3. Tap one of the following: 
    1. Total silence (blocks all sounds, vibrations, alarms, music, videos, and games)
    2. Alarms only (blocks sounds and vibrations, except alarms)
    3. Priority only (blocks sounds and vibrations, except notifications you choose)
      • Tap MORE SETTINGS to customize priorities

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