One of the main features which users find very useful on the LG G7 is the Do Not Disturb Mode. The problem, however, is that a lot of users are confused and can’t seem to find the feature on their device. This is so because the Do Not Disturb mode is named as Blocking Mode on Android devices. Apple iOS devices have a trademark for the name “Do Not Disturb for their devices which does not let Android devices use the name to identify this feature.On the LG G7, the Blocking Mode blocks calls, alerts, and notifications which is similar to Do Not Disturb.
Blocking Mode and Do Not Disturb mode both have the same functions. The only difference between them is their names and the devices they operate on. Blocking Mode will prevent your device from disturbing you when you are in an important meeting or on occasions where you do not want to be disturbed.
The Blocking mode on your LG G7 can be personalized. This way, you will not miss any important alerts or emergency calls. Enabling this feature is very easy.This will only take a few minutes to enable. Below is a guide on how to set it up and enable the feature on your LG G7.
How to Enable Blocking Mode on LG G7
- Launch the Settings app on your LG G7.
- Next up, scroll down the screen till you see the Blocking Mode option.
- Now, you should see a switch. Toggle it ON to enable Blocking Mode on your LG G7.
Once the mode is activated, a small circle will appear in the status bar of your device.
How to Set Up Blocking Mode on LG G7
Below, we will show you how to edit the settings in Blocking Mode. You can select the types of alerts and sounds that are blocked when you enter the Features section. We would advise that you Block incoming calls and enable notifications. If you need the alarm clock activated, so not check this box so that the alarm will not be blocked too.
You can also choose to enable the Blocking Mode at specific times on your device. You can choose a specific schedule but the schedule for weekdays and the weekend cannot be changed. You can also select a specific start time and stop time for the Blocking Mode.
Among the useful options for Blocking Mode is letting you select specific contacts who can contact you when Blocking Mode is activated on your LG G7. If you want you can block everyone. You can set only your favorites to be able to reach you. You can also create a custom list of contacts that you want to be able to contact you when Blocking Mode is enabled.