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    Silence your device with Do not disturb

    Activate Do not disturb to mute sounds and limit vibrations and visual indications for situations in which you do not want to be disturbed, for example at night.

    To activate Do not disturb

    1. Drag the status bar downwards using two fingers to access the Quick settings panel.
    2. Tap Do not disturb icon.
    3. Tap More options icon to set the limitation level.
    4. Select the limitation level by tapping Total silence, Alarms only or Priority only.
    5. Set how long you want Do not disturb to be activated and tap DONE.

    Do not disturb can also be activated by pressing the volume key down when your device is in vibrate mode Ringer vibrate icon.

    To deactivate Do not disturb

    1. Press the volume key up.
    2. If Priority only is set, tap Turn off now.

    Do not disturb can also be deactivated by tapping Ringer silent icon or Total silence icon from the Quick settings panel.

    Limitation levels

    Total silence icon

    Total silence

    All vibrations and all ring, media and alarm sounds are turned off.

    Ringer silent icon

    Alarms only

    The ring sound is turned off. Alarm and media sounds are still on.

    Ringer silent icon

    Priority only

    You only receive the notifications and calls you have selected. Alarm and media sounds are still on.

    To set up Priority only

    1. Find and tap Settings > Sound > Do not disturb > Allowed in Priority only.
    2. Tap the sliders to activate one or more options.

    You can allow certain apps to bypass the priority. See Notifications.

    To block visual disturbances

    1. Find and tap Settings > Sound > Do not disturb > Block visual disturbances.
    2. Tap the sliders to activate one or more options.

    Automatic rules

    You can set automatic rules to activate Do not disturb mode for specific times or events.

    To set an automatic rule

    1. Find and tap Settings > Sound > Do not disturb.
    2. Tap an automatic rule, for example Weekend.
    3. Tap the options to set the rule name, time and behaviours as desired.
    4. Tap the slider to activate the rule.

    To create a new rule, tap Add more and follow the on-screen instructions.

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