How to Disable App Notifications in An Android Device

How to Disable App Notifications in An Android Device

Are you annoyed of getting app notifications that just keep coming up all the time? If yes, then you are at the right place. This article will teach you how to disable app notifications on your android device. If you don’t get annoyed by those notifications, you should still disable them as they contribute in draining of phone battery.

How to Disable App Notifications in An Android Device
How to Disable App Notifications in An Android Device

For a Google Device User

  • Turn on your device.
  • Swipe down from the right side of the status bar so that the setting tray pops out.
  • Tap on the Settings icon.
  • Look for the Devices section and under the Devices section go to Apps.
  • Look for the app that you want to stop receiving notifications from and tap on that app in order to open the App Info.
  • In the App Info section you will see that the check box next to Show notifications is ticked. In order to stop receiving notifications form that app you need to uncheck it and to do so, tap on Show notifications.
  •  A dialog box will appear for the confirmation of stopping notifications for that app. Tap OK to confirm.
  • The check box nex to Show notifications will no longer be checked.
  • To start receiving notifications again you need to follow all these steps and check the box.
  • That’s all. Simple, isn’t it?

For a Samsung Device Users

  • Turn on your device.
  • Swipe down from the status bar and tap on the Settings gear button on the upper right corner of your phone screen.
  • Look for the Devices section and under the Devices section go to Applications.
  • In the Applications section go to Application Manager.
  • The Application Manager screen displays with lists of Downloaded apps, apps on the SD card, Running apps and All apps.
  • Look for the app that you want to stop receiving notifications from one of these lists and tap on that app in order to open App Info.
  • In the App Info screen you will see that the check box next to Show notifications is ticked. In order to stop receiving notifications form that app you need to remove check mark in the box and to do so, tap on Show notifications.
  •  A dialog box will appear for the confirmation of stopping notifications for that app. Tap OK to confirm.
  • The check box next to Show notifications will no longer be checked.
  • To start receiving notifications again you need to follow all these steps and check the box.
  • That’s all. Simple, isn’t it?

 Note: For all the other devices either of these method is valid. If you still face any problem leave it in the comments section below.

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