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Manage Notifications on the Lock Screen of Your Galaxy Note5

You can manage your notifications from the lock screen and customize what is displayed on the lock screen.

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

Lock Screen Notifications

  1. To dismiss a notification from the lock screen, swipe the notification to the left or right.

  2. To open a notification from the lock screen, touch the desired notification, and then swipe the screen to unlock.

    If you have a screen lock set up, you will need to enter your credentials to view the notification.

Manage the Lock Screen Notifications

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch Search, and then search for and select Lock screen and security.

  3. Touch Notifications.

  4. Touch Content on lock screen to change the lock screen notification settings.

  5. The following options are available:

    • Show content: show detailed app notifications on the lock screen.

    • Hide content: Hide detailed app notifications on the lock screen.

    • Do not show notifications: disable all lock screen notifications.

  6. To disable notifications from a specific app, touch the slider next to the app.

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