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Do not disturb Turn on/off Do Not Disturb Restrict notification Schedule Allow calls

Do not disturb

If the Xiaomi smartphone's "Do not disturb" Mode is activated, we can set whether to allow repeated calls from the same person or phone number within 15 minutes.

Android 10 (MIUI 12.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound & vibration
Step 3:  Tap on  Silent/DND
Step 4:  Enable or disable  Notify about repeated calls
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound & vibration
  3. Tap on Silent/DND
  4. Enable or disable Notify about repeated calls

Turn on/off Do Not Disturb

If we activate the "Do Not Disturb" mode on the Xiaomi smartphone, all sounds, such as incoming messages or system notifications, are muted. Incoming calls with a short busy signal are also rejected. Do Not Disturb, also known as DND (Do Not Disturb), can be activated manually, but also automatically according to a schedule. Even if the mode is activated, we can still allow selected calls, including "From All", "From Contacts Only", "Marked Contacts Only" (Favorites), or none at all.

Note: We can also (de)activate "Do not disturb" via the access bar.

Android 10 (MIUI 12.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound & vibration
Step 3:  Tap on  Silent/DND
Step 4:  Enable or disable  DND (Do Not Disturb)
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound & vibration
  3. Tap on Silent/DND
  4. Enable or disable DND (Do Not Disturb)

Restrict notification

We can restrict the pop-up notifications we receive on the Xiaomi smartphone when the No Disturb mode is enabled; the messages will not be lost, we just won't be notified.

Android 10 (MIUI 12.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound & vibration
Step 3:  Tap on  Silent/DND
Step 4:  Enable or disable  Restrict floating notifications
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound & vibration
  3. Tap on Silent/DND
  4. Enable or disable Restrict floating notifications

Schedule

We can set up a custom schedule for the Xiaomi smartphone's No Disturbance mode by specifying the start and end times, determining the days of the week, and setting whether the device should activate Silent or No Disturbance mode. We can also add a custom name for the created schedule.

Note: The created schedule will remain saved and can be enabled and disabled at will.

Android 10 (MIUI 12.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound & vibration
Step 3:  Tap on  Silent/DND
Step 4:  Tap on  Schedule turn on time
Step 5:  Tap on  Add
Step 6:  Tap on  Name
Step 7:  Enter a  name  and tap  OK
Step 8:  Tap on  Day of the week
Step 9:  Choose  Every day ,  Weeknights ,  Weekend  or  Custom
Step 10:  Tap on  From / To  to set the start and end time
Step 11:  Tap on  Save
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound & vibration
  3. Tap on Silent/DND
  4. Tap on Schedule turn on time
  5. Tap on Add
  6. Tap on Name
  7. Enter a name and tap OK
  8. Tap on Day of the week
  9. Choose Every day, Weeknights, Weekend or Custom
  10. Tap on From / To to set the start and end time
  11. Tap on Save

Allow calls

We can set whether incoming calls from our Xiaomi smartphone are allowed while the No Disturb mode is active, and we can choose from the following options

  • From anyone
  • From contacts only
  • From starred contacts only (Favorites)
  • None
Android 10 (MIUI 12.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound & vibration
Step 3:  Tap on  Silent/DND
Step 4:  Tap on  Allow incoming calls
Step 5:  Choose  From anyone ,  From contacts only ,  From starred contacts only  or  None
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound & vibration
  3. Tap on Silent/DND
  4. Tap on Allow incoming calls
  5. Choose From anyone, From contacts only, From starred contacts only or None

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