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Galaxy View - How do I Setup Do Not Disturb on my Samsung Galaxy View?

Do not disturb (Blocking) mode mutes all calls and alerts on your device, unless you set them as exceptions. You can set Do not disturb mode to turn on and off automatically at scheduled times. If alarms are not set as an exception, Do not disturb mode will silence all alarms set on your device.

Turn On Do Not Disturb Mode

    To enable Do not disturb mode:

  1. From the Home screen, swipe left.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  2. Touch Apps > Settings.

  3. Touch Sounds and notifications > Do not disturb.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  4. Touch the OFF slider to turn Do not disturb mode ON.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb

   

    To enable Do not disturb mode from the Quick Panel:

  1. Swipe from the top of the screen to the bottom to access the Notification Panel.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  2. Touch the Do not disturb shortcut to turn ON Do not disturb mode.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb

Manage Scheduling

If you turn ON Do not disturb mode manually, it will not turn OFF automatically at a previously scheduled time.

  1. From the Home screen, swipe left.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  2. Touch Apps > Settings.

  3. Touch Sounds and notifications > Do not disturb.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  4. Touch the OFF slider to turn Set schedule ON.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  5. Touch OK.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  6. Touch Days and mark the checkboxes for the days you want Do not disturb mode to turn ON automatically and touch DONE

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  7. Touch Start time and set the time Do not disturb mode will turn ON.  Touch DONE.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  8. Touch End time and set the time Do not disturb mode will turn OFF.  Touch DONE.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb

Set Up Allow Exceptions

If alarms are not set as an exception, Do not disturb mode will silence all alarms set on your device.

    If there are select notifications you want to receive even when Do not disturb mode is turned ON, you can set these notifications as exceptions.

  1. From the Home screen, swipe left.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  2. Touch Apps > Settings.

  3. Touch Sounds and notifications > Do not disturb.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  4. Touch Allow exceptions. 

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  5. Touch the OFF slider to turn Allow exceptions ON.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  6. Following options are available.  Touch the OFF slider next to each type of notification you want to turn ON.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
    • Alarms: Allow notification sounds and vibrations for alarms. This checkbox will be marked automatically.

    • Messages: Allow notification sounds and vibrations for incoming messages.

    • Calls and/or messages from: Choose whose Calls and Messages will cause your device to play a notification sound or vibrate. Select from All, Favorite contacts only, or Contacts only. 

      This option is only available when the Messages is turned ON.

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    • Events and reminders: Allow notification sounds and vibrations for Calendar events and personal reminders.

Turn OFF Do Not Disturb Mode

From Settings

  1. From the Home screen, swipe left.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  2. Touch Apps > Settings.

  3. Touch Sounds and notifications > Do not disturb.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  4. Touch the ON slider to turn Do not disturb mode OFF.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb

   

    Using the Notification Panel

  1. Swipe from the top of the screen to the bottom to access the Notification Panel.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  2. Touch TURN OFF. 

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb

   

    Using Quick Settings Panel Shortcuts

  1. Swipe from the top of the screen to the bottom to access the Notification Panel.

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb
  2. Touch the Do not disturb shortcut to turn OFF the feature. 

    Samsung Galaxy View Setup Do Not Disturb

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