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Repeat Callers Change mode Turn on/off Do Not Disturb Do not disturb during appointment Turn off after Alarm Allow calls Allow messages Add an App to Exception

Repeat Callers

If the "Do Not Disturb" mode is activated on the LG unit, by default no incoming calls are heard. The settings allow you to activate the "Repeated Calls" function. If the same caller calls again within 15 minutes, the second call is not set to silent and is therefore audible.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound
Step 3:  Tap on  Do not disturb
Step 4:  Tap on  Select priorities
Step 5:  Enable or Disable  Repeated calls
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound
  3. Tap on Do not disturb
  4. Tap on Select priorities
  5. Enable or Disable Repeated calls

Change mode

The "Do Not Disturb" mode has two different modes on the LG unit:

Only with priority

This will mute the LG device, except for priorities and the alarm clock.

Completely Silent

When this mode is selected, the device is completely muted, and in this mode, the LG device will not hear any alarm or exceptions.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound
Step 3:  Tap on  Do not disturb
Step 4:  Tap on  Mode
Step 5:  Choose between  Priority only  and  Total silence
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound
  3. Tap on Do not disturb
  4. Tap on Mode
  5. Choose between Priority only and Total silence

Turn on/off Do Not Disturb

With the "Do Not Disturb" mode, the LG device can be muted for a certain period of time (or permanently). Do Not Disturb" can be activated/deactivated either by schedule or by event (calendar) automatically. When the mode is activated, the LG device remains completely mute.

To receive calls, messages (SMS) or app notifications with sound despite this, exceptions (priorities) can also be added.

Note 1: This manual shows how to turn on/off manually.

Note 2: The "Do Not Disturb" mode can also be switched on/off using the quick settings.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound
Step 3:  Tap on  Do not disturb
Step 4:  Enable or Disable  Use Do not disturb
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound
  3. Tap on Do not disturb
  4. Enable or Disable Use Do not disturb

Do not disturb during appointment

Thanks to the "Do Not Disturb" mode, the LG device can be muted during an appointment, provided that an appointment with start and end time is entered in the calendar. If a new appointment schedule is created in the "Do Not Disturb" mode of the LG device, the calendar can be accessed. Here you can select the calendars of the different accounts. The mode also allows you to choose whether the LG device should be muted for all, perhaps attended or participated appointments.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound
Step 3:  Tap on  Do not disturb
Step 4:  Tap on  Add schedule
Step 5:  Tap on  Calendar
Step 6:  Adjust the  settings  and tap on  Save
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound
  3. Tap on Do not disturb
  4. Tap on Add schedule
  5. Tap on Calendar
  6. Adjust the settings and tap on Save

Turn off after Alarm

If the "Do Not Disturb" mode on the LG device is turned on according to a schedule, the alarm clock can automatically deactivate it even if the end of the mode is after the alarm time.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound
Step 3:  Tap on  Do not disturb
Step 4:  Tap on desired  Schedule
Step 5:  Enable or Disable  End if alarm rings
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound
  3. Tap on Do not disturb
  4. Tap on desired Schedule
  5. Enable or Disable End if alarm rings

Allow calls

When "Do Not Disturb" mode is activated, all calls are muted on the LG unit. Call exceptions can be set under the priority. You can choose to allow all calls, from contacts or only from favourites. Calls from the selected group can be heard even if "Do Not Disturb" mode is activated on the LG unit.

Note: The Only with priority mode must be activated.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound
Step 3:  Tap on  Do not disturb
Step 4:  Tap on  Select priorities
Step 5:  Tap on  Calls from
Step 6:  Choose between  No one ,  Everyone ,  Contacts  and  Favorites
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound
  3. Tap on Do not disturb
  4. Tap on Select priorities
  5. Tap on Calls from
  6. Choose between No oneEveryoneContacts and Favorites

Allow messages

Messages are acoustically suppressed when the "Do not disturb" mode is activated. If you still want to hear them, you can add an exception in the LG device settings. You can choose between Nobody, All, Contacts only or Favourites only.

Note: The Only with priority mode must be activated.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound
Step 3:  Tap on  Do not disturb
Step 4:  Tap on  Select priorities
Step 5:  Tap on  Messages from
Step 6:  Choose between  No one ,  Everyone ,  Contacts  and  Favorites
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound
  3. Tap on Do not disturb
  4. Tap on Select priorities
  5. Tap on Messages from
  6. Choose between No oneEveryone, Contacts and Favorites

Add an App to Exception

By default, LG device mutes app notifications when in "Do Not Disturb" mode. App notifications are shown on the display but cannot be heard. In the settings, individual apps can be added to the exception. For example, you can hear WhatsApp notifications acoustically even when the mode is enabled.

Note: Priority Only mode must be selected.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound
Step 3:  Tap on  Do not disturb
Step 4:  Tap on  Select priorities
Step 5:  Tap on  App notifications
Step 6:  Enable or Disable desired  Apps
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound
  3. Tap on Do not disturb
  4. Tap on Select priorities
  5. Tap on App notifications
  6. Enable or Disable desired Apps

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