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Icons in the status bar

Status icons

Wi-Fi signal icon

A ‎Wi-Fi connection is enabled and data is being transmitted and received.

Wi-Fi connection error icon

A ‎Wi-Fi connection is enabled but there is no internet connection.

This icon also appears when you are trying to connect to a secured ‎Wi-Fi network. After a successful login, the exclamation mark disappears.

If Google™ is blocked in your area, the exclamation mark may appear even when the device is connected to a ‎Wi-Fi network and there is a working internet connection.

Battery status icon

Battery status.

Charge battery icon

The battery is charging.

Flight mode icon

Airplane mode is activated.

Bluetooth icon

The Bluetooth function is activated.

Microphone mute icon

The microphone is muted.

Ringer silent icon

Do not disturb mode is activated.

Alarm notification icon

An alarm is set.

GPS on icon

GPS is activated.

Sync icon

Synchronisation is ongoing.

Sync error icon

Problem with sign-in or synchronisation.

Depending on your service provider, network or region, the functions or services represented by some icons in this list may not be available.

To manage status bar icons

  1. Find and tap Settings > Display > System icons.
  2. Mark the checkboxes for the system icons that you want to appear in the status bar.

Notification icons

New email icon

New email message.

Software setup icon

Perform a basic setup of your device.

Install latest software icon

A software update is available.

System update icon

System updates are available.

Download system update icon

Downloading system updates.

Install downloaded system update icon

Tap to install the downloaded system updates.

Screenshot taken icon

Screenshot captured.

Hangouts message icon

New Hangouts chat message.

Duo video icon

Video chat with friends using the Hangouts application.

Music playing icon

A song is playing.

USB icon

The device is connected to a computer via a USB cable.

Data transfer to memory card icon

Internal storage is 75% full. Tap to transfer data to a memory card.

Warning icon


More notifications icon

More (undisplayed) notifications.

Not all icons that may appear on your device are listed here. These icons are for reference purposes only, and changes may be made without notice.

To block an application from sending notifications

  1. Find and tap Settings > Apps & notifications > Configure notifications > Notifications.
  2. Select an application.
  3. Tap the slider beside On to block application notifications.
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