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Changing the Lock Screen Notifications on Your Galaxy Tab A (SM-P550, SM-T550, and SM-T350)

By default, any notifications you receive while your device is locked will display on your lock screen. You can change the lock screen notification settings to not display this content.

Change Notification Settings

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings > Lock screen and security.

  2. Touch Notifications on lock screen.   

    Samsung Galaxy Tab A Lock Screen Notification Change
  3. Touch Content on lock screen. Select from Show content or Hide content, or select Do not show notifications to turn off lock screen notifications completely.   

    Samsung Galaxy Tab A Lock Screen Notification Change
  4. Touch the to turn notifications for individual applications.   

    Samsung Galaxy Tab A Lock Screen Notification Change

Turn Off App Notifications on Lock Screen

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps > Settings > Lock screen and security.   

  2. Touch Notifications on lock screen.    

    Samsung Galaxy Tab A Lock Screen Notification Change
  3. Touch the slider next to the app for which you want to turn notifications off. All notifications, including sounds and vibrations, will be turned off for this app.   

    Samsung Galaxy Tab A Lock Screen Notification Change
  4. You can also touch the slider next to All apps to turn off lock screen notifications for all apps. Touch the sliders for individual apps to turn them back on.   

    Samsung Galaxy Tab A Lock Screen Notification Change

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