Having your phone buzz in your pocket or on your bedside table from all the calls, messages, and app notifications can be one of the most annoying parts of having a smartphone. Luckily, the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 provides a feature called Do Not Disturb to help curb the (sometimes constant) stream of distractions flowing from your device. Here’s how to use Do Not Disturb on the Galaxy Note 5:



  • do not disturbOpen the Sounds and Notifications menu in the Device page of the Settings app.
  • Tap on the Do Not Disturb menu.
  • Switch on the toggle next to Do Not Disturb.
  • Turning on DND unlocks additional options for the mode below.
    • Allow Exceptions lets you selectively allow notifications when in Do Not Disturb mode. You can selectively enable alarms, calls, messages, or calls and/or messages from specific groups: favorite contacts only or contacts only.
    • configure the Schedule section to automatically turn on Do Not Disturb on those days and times. This is especially useful to set for when you are normally asleep.



Check out more tips & tricks for the Galaxy Note 5 HERE