Android, Moto X

How to turn off Notifications for Apps in Moto X Android phone?

Follow these easy steps to Turn OFF notifications for apps in all Moto X Android mobile phones.

Step 1Login to your Moto X Android mobile phone.

Step 2: Tap once on the menu icon Apps icon that is present in the home screen of your Moto X Android phone and then in the search bar type settings. Once setting icon pops up, again tap on that and this will lead you to settings settings icon menu.

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Swipe down on the top on your screen > again tap on top your screen & you will find the setting icon at the top right corner of your screen.Turn off Notifications in Moto X Android mobile phone

  1. In the setting menu > Under Device select Sound & Notification option > Under Notification tap on App notificationsHow to Turn off Notifications in Moto X Android phone
  2. Select the app and customize the notification setting. After you select the app, you will find various options like:
  • Block all ( just slide the bar and it turns green means you have blocked all notifications from the app)
  • Treat as priority ( let’s all the notifications to be heard even when phone is set to priority mode)
  • Allow peeking ( here you can emphasize certain notifications by sliding them briefly into view on the current screen)Turn off Notifications in Moto X phone
  1. If you want to de-select notification of all the apps then, tap on the drop down menu that is present on the right side of this screen.

Here you will find options to turn off notifications for –

  • All apps ( that will block notification for all the apps )
  • Blocked ( tapping here would block notifications for the apps that you have blocked )
  • Priority ( tapping here would allow notifications to be heard even when the phone is on do not disturb mode )
  • No peeking ( Peeking allows certain part of the message content to be shown on your current screen. You can prevent this with the No Peeking feature )
  • Sensitive content hidden (this will take care of your privacy and you will not receive any notification on the apps you selected as sensitive).How to Turn off Notifications in Moto X Android mobile phone
  1. Under App notifications option you will find all the applications, you should tap on the app to turn off notification.

Mental peace is the basic need that any person wants and the continuous beeping of your mobile phone due to message alerts and notifications is a great hindrance. It disturbs a person’s peace of mind &these beeps are the reason for utter distraction. If you are in a meeting or studying or performing an important task that needs to be done with complete concentration, the best way to complete your task with perfection will be to turn off notifications for apps!

FAQ

*Is it possible to customize notifications when the phone is locked?

Yes, you can customize app notifications even when the device is locked by selecting Setting  >  Sound & Notifications > when device is locked.

The options –

  • Show all notifications content
  • Hide sensitive notification content
  • Don’t show notifications at allTurn off app notifications in Moto X

These options will help you allow or disallow notifications pop up according to your preferences and need.

*Do we receive notifications when the phone is not connected to the internet?

You will not receive any notifications for the apps that require the internet to work. But you will receive notifications or pop-ups for other apps that do not require internet connection.

Once your Android device is connected to the internet, you will receive all the notifications as per your customization and setting.

*What is the difference between Alerts & Push Notifications?

Alerts are messages that we receive that helps to organize, acquire, maintain, retrieve and use information relevant to them complete certain task. Alert notifications are derived from machine and send to person that is important and time sensitive. It helps people to keep them updated about the messages that concern them or their privacy.Whereas, push notifications inform the users about new messages or events. These notifications originate from

Whereas, push notifications inform the users about new messages or events. These notifications originate from server. The best thing about push notification is that even if you do not have the application installed in your android device, you will receive these notifications. This helps you in sending event or alert to your app users even when they are not logged into app.

*How can I mark all my notifications as READ in one go?

*Will too many notifications make my Android mobile phone slow?

Yes, to many notifications will slow down the processing of android mobile phone. This happens because when we receive large number of notifications together, it consumes memory storage. The apps that require internet to receive notifications slows down the internet speed that directly has great affect in slowing down your phone.

*How can I change the sound for the notifications in my Android Mobile phone?

Step 1: Login to your android phone device

Step 2: Select apps

Step 3: Under apps, select settings;  Apps  >  Settings

Step 4: Under settings, select sound & notifications; Settings  >  Sound & notifications

Step 5: Tap on default notification ringtone and select the tone.

*Can I click and open a notification when the phone is locked?

Yes we can open notifications and read it even when the phone is locked. You just have to follow few easy steps:

Select Apps  >  Settings  >  Sound & notifications > select when the device is locked

Under when the device is locked, you will find 3 options:

  • show all  notifiction content
  • Hide sensitive notification content
  • Don’t show notifications at all

*How to hide notifications from showing up on the Home screen when the phone is locked?

Select apps > settings > sound & notifications > when device is locked > tap on dont show notification at all.




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