How to Turn Off Notifications in StandBy Mode on iPhone

Introduction

The StandBy mode screen on iPhone is a nice full screen display that you can use to show a clock, a calendar, pictures, or almost anything else through a widget. Notifications that show up on this screen can eat up value real estate and either block valuable information, like on a clock or calendar, or ruin the aesthetic, like when you’re displaying a picture. Thankfully, you can easily disable notifications so they aren’t displayed while your iPhone is in StandBy mode.

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Steps to Turn Off Notifications in StandBy Mode on iPhone

  1. Open the Settings app on your iPhone. You’ll land on your Settings menu.
  2. Scroll down this menu, and then tap “StandBy.” The Standby screen is shown.

  1. Find the Notifications section, and then tap to toggle off “Show Notifications.” Going forward, you’ll no longer see notifications on your iPhone’s StandBy screen.

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