Gear S3 Classic - How do I manage notifications on my Samsung Gear S3 Classic (SM-R770)?

Last Update date : 2016.11.23

Notifications


You can choose when notifications display on your Gear S3, as well as which apps can send notifications to it. You can also determine how much information they display on the screen.

Note: The provided information refers to the devices sold in Canada. The screens and steps shown below may vary by wireless service provider and your mobile device.

Manage app Notifications


1. From the Home screen of your mobile device, touch Apps.

2. Touch Samsung Gear.

Note: The Samsung Gear app may be located in the Samsung folder on some devices.

3. Touch the SETTINGS tab.

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4. Touch Notifications.

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5. Touch Manage notifications.

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Note: Touch the slider at the top of the screen to turn on notifications if they are currently turned off.

6. Touch the slider next to All apps to turn on or off all app notifications. Touch the sliders to turn on or off notifications to your Gear S3 for each app.

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Notification displays


1. From the Home screen of your mobile device, touch Apps.

2. Touch Samsung Gear.

Note: The Samsung Gear app may be located in the Samsung folder on some devices.

3. Touch the SETTINGS tab.

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4. Touch Notifications.

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5. Touch the sliders to turn the following notification settings on or off:

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   • Limit notifications: Block notifications from appearing on the Gear S3 while the phone is being used.

   • Turn on screen: New notifications turn on the Gear S3 screen. This feature may decrease battery life for your Gear S3.

   • Auto show details: Displays details of new notifications in the full screen pop-up view.

   • Notification indicator: Displays a yellow indicator on the watch face when there are unread notifications.

   • Smart relay: Content from your Gear S3 will display on your mobile device when you pick it up after receiving notifications.

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