Galaxy Note8 - How do I enable the Smart alert feature on my Samsung Galaxy Note8 (SM-N950W)?

Last Update date : 2017.12.05

Smart Alert

Been in a meeting all day and haven’t touched your phone? You don’t have to worry about missing a call or message with Smart Alert. Simply pick up your phone and it will vibrate to alert you of calls and messages you missed.

Note: Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Enable Smart Alert

Note: Set the device to alert you if you have missed calls or new messages when you pick up the device.

1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

2. Touch Settings.

3. Touch the Search icon, and then search for and select Smart Alert.


4. To turn on Smart Alert, touch the slider:

Smart Alert

Note: This feature is activated by default.

Important: This feature may not work if the screen is turned on or the device is not on a flat surface.


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