How to Block or Unblock Gmail Notifications from the Lock Screen


  • Prevent Gmail or other app notifications from the lock screen


  • Samsung J3 (2018)
  • Android 8.1 Oreo


  1. Open Settings app
  2. Tap Lock Screen
  3. Scroll down and tap Notifications
  4. Under Advanced, tap Show notification from
    Scroll to Gmail and toggle off or on options (ex. Mail notifications) as preferred

Additional Notes

Notifications that are blocked from Settings> Notifications will also be prevented from the lock screen


Article Created From

  • 1540680

Having trouble finding the answer you’re looking for? Ask an Expert Member.
(Our Experts are not staff, but their knowledge of our service and phones is outstanding!)