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App Time Limits Focus Mode Wind Down

App Time Limits

The Samsung App Time Limits allows you to limit the duration of use of an app, after reaching the set timer, the app is terminated and can only be used again the next day (from midnight).

Note: The App Timer cannot be used on apps that are located in the Safe Folder or are dual messenger apps.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Digital Wellbeing and parantal controls
Step 3:  Tap on  App timers
Step 4:  Tap on  No timer
Step 5:  Choose  Timer  you want
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Digital Wellbeing and parantal controls
  3. Tap on App timers
  4. Tap on No timer
  5. Choose Timer you want

Focus Mode

With Focus Mode it is possible to lock all apps on the Samsung device that have not been added in the exceptions.

On the Samsung device, you can add another mode in addition to two predefined modes, but you can also rename or delete all three modes.

The Focus Mode can be deactivated after the start via the same settings or via the notification window (status bar).

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Digital Wellbeing and parantal controls
Step 3:  Tap on a exists  Focus Mode  or tap on  Add
Step 4:  Tap on  Start
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Digital Wellbeing and parantal controls
  3. Tap on a exists Focus Mode or tap on Add
  4. Tap on Start

Wind Down

When the Samsung device is in Wind Down mode, it is possible to automatically change the screen to gray levels on a set schedule and lock/block all notifications at the same time. Incoming notifications are displayed after the end of the sleep mode.

Unlike the Do Not Disturb mode, no exceptions can be created in this mode.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Digital Wellbeing and parantal controls
Step 3:  Tap on  Wind Down
Step 4:  Tap on  Turn on as scheduled
Step 5:  Enable or disable  Wind Down
Step 6:  Set  Schedule
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Digital Wellbeing and parantal controls
  3. Tap on Wind Down
  4. Tap on Turn on as scheduled
  5. Enable or disable Wind Down
  6. Set Schedule

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