How to Disable App Notifications in Android Phone

Android users often get overwhelmed by apps notifications and they get frustrated when a useless notification send by an app on the phone. On average, a single Android user uses 20-30 apps on the phone and as per my experience, a single app at least sends notification 3-4 times in a day. This means every single Android user receives app notifications around 60-80 times. That’s actually a bit high and overwhelming.

Well, that can be managed easily on an Android phone. And for that, you don’t even need the help of any third-party app. The android operating system has evolved in past years and now it has its own app management system where it allows Android users to manage app notification. And so, today, we are going to help you manage & disable app notifications in Android.

Manage & Disable App Notifications in Android

The best part of the Android operating system is it allows to manage notifications of any app, including pre-installed apps. It doesn’t matter if an app on your from the Google LLC or any third-party, you have the freedom to disable or enable notification. Now, without wasting any more time, let me provide you the steps to manage & disable App Notifications.

Step 1. Choose the app that you want to prevent from sending notifications on your phone.

Step 2. Tap & hold the app and then drag it to app info.

Step 3. Now, click on notifications and turn off the “Allow notifications” & “Previews in pop-ups” option.

Disable App Notifications
Disable App Notifications

This will disable the app notification and you will no longer get any notification from that particular app.

Hide App Notifications from Lock Screen

In some cases, you may don’t want to completely disable notifications from an app but from the lock screen. Well, in that case, you can simply do that by following the below steps.

Step 1. Go to the app info of the particular app that you want to hide notification from the lock screen.

Step 2. Click on the Notifications tab.

App info settings
App Notifications

Step 3. Enable the “Hide on lock screen” option.

This will hide the notifications from the app during the lock screen but will appear just after you unlock the screen.

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Enable “Do Not Disturb” Mode

Any latest Android operating system now comes with a feature called Do Not Disturb. It basically helps to prevent all kinds of notifications including messages, banner notification, calls, and more. It is usually built for avoiding the distraction from phone notification sounds during meetings.

Well, the best part is it is an ultimate solution if you want to block all kinds of app notifications for a particular period. To activate it on your phone, you can follow the steps below.

Step 1. Unlock your phone screen lock.

Step 2. Pull out the notification drawer.

Step 3. Activate the Do Not Disturb using the shortcut.

Step 4. In case you don’t find the shortcut to activate, go to phone settings.

Step 5. Under the Device section, click on Sounds and notifications.

Step 6. Turn on the Do not disturb mode.

Do Not Disturb
Turn on “Do Not Disturb”

Once you activate it, you will no longer hear any sound notifications and you won’t get disturbed until you will deactivate it.

So, that was pretty much about the Manage & Disable App Notification. If you still have any query related to the app notification, please comment below.

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