Change volume settings, ringtones, notification alerts, and use Do Not Disturb.


In this tutorial, you will learn how to:

• Access sound settings
• Adjust volume
• Enable silent or vibrate mode
• Change notification sound
• Enable or disable keyboard sounds
• Turn Do Not Disturb mode on or off 

Access sound settings

To change sound settings, from the home screen select the settings Settings app then select Sounds.

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Adjust volume

Press the Volume buttons on the right side of the device to adjust media or call volume.

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You can also adjust the volume from the Sounds screen. Select and drag the volume slider to adjust as desired. To enable or disable changing the volume with buttons, select the off switch Change with Buttons switch.

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Enable silent or vibrate mode

To enable silent mode, press the Volume down button on the right side of your device until the silent mode icon Silent Mode icon is displayed on the screen.

Note: You will still hear clock alarms, audio playback in your music, podcasts, videos, and games.

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Change notification sound

1. From the Sounds screen, select the desired notification.

Note: For steps to assign a ringtone to a contact, view the Contacts tutorial.

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2. Select the desired sound, then select the Back arrow

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Enable or disable keyboard sounds

From the Sounds screen, select the on switch Keyboard Clicks switch.

Turn Do Not Disturb mode on or off

1. To enable Do Not Disturb, swipe down from the upper right corner of the screen to access the Control Center. Select Focus

Note: Learn more from Apple support: Use Do Not Disturb on iPhone or iPad.

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2. Select Do Not Disturb.

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When Do Not Disturb is enabled, a Do Not Disturb notification will be displayed on the Lock screen and the dnd icon Do Not Disturb icon will display in the Status bar.

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