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Change App Notifications on Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

Don't lose an important message notification in the cluster of never-ending email and app notifications. You can adjust the notification settings for each one of your apps for a cleaner and more organized notification panel. Learn how to Change Notification Sounds.

The available screens and settings may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

Block App Notifications

Kiss those annoying pop-up notifications goodbye by blocking notifications. Here’s how you do it:

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch Search, then search for and select Notifications.

  3. Touch ADVANCED.

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Notifications
  4. Touch the app you want to block.

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Notifications
  5. To block notifications, touch the slider next to Allow notifications. All notifications, including sounds and vibrations will be turned off for this app.

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Notifications

Set App Notifications as Priority

Some things just can't wait. For all those apps you just need to hear from, set them as priorities so you never miss a beat.

When your notification has been set to priority, the notifications will be displayed on your device at all times, even if the Do not disturb feature is turned on.

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch Search, then search for and select Notifications.

  3. Touch ADVANCED.

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Notifications
  4. Touch the app you want to set as priority.

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Notifications
  5. To set the app's notifications as priority, touch the slider next to Set as priority.  Notifications from this app will display at the top of the Notification Panel when Do not disturb is enabled.

    Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Changing the Notifications

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