If we don't want to be disturbed during work hours, and we don't want to be so drastic by disabling notifications, the best thing is set the Do not disturb mode of the iPhone at the indicated times. In addition Apple allows some configuration, so you will not miss an important call if necessary.
Many people set this mode at night to avoid annoying notifications and sleep at a stretch, but it is a function that can also be activated during our working hours. Do not disturb mode can be activated manually from settings, but it is much easier to program.
Avoid distractions with Do not disturb mode
It is a function that takes several versions of iOS with us but that not everyone knows. Basically what the Do not disturb mode does is to prevent notifications from ringing or vibrating, these will appear on the iPhone screen but they will not bother you, since it also attaches in a certain way the lock screen of your device.
To configure the Do not disturb mode on the iPhone we must go to Settings> Do not disturb. The first option that appears is to activate and deactivate it manually, which is not advisable since we often forget it, although useful in certain circumstances.
In the second section we can activate Do not disturb mode programming, indicating the time at which we want to start and the time of deactivation. A little further down we can configure this mode to our liking:
- Silence: We can choose that notifications are always silenced or only when our iPhone is locked. That is, if spasm using the iPhone notifications will arrive as usual.
- Phone: We can select contacts that are exempt in this way Do not disturb. That is, if any of these contacts call us sounding as usual.
- Repeated calls: Activating this option, if someone repeatedly calls us the call will not be silenced because the iPhone understands that it is an emergency.
A way to have it configured correctly can bring us big benefitsThere are times that disconnecting from our device is important if we want to be focused. If you want more tips like this to improve your productivity, do not miss our complete megagua with everything you need to know to configure your iPhone correctly.