When you switch silent mode on, all ringtones and alert tones are muted. Use this when you are, for example, at the cinema or in a meeting.

Press a volume key to see the volume status bar at the top of the screen, and tap open volume settings icon.

  1. To switch to silent mode, tap ringer icon.
  2. If you don’t want your phone to vibrate, tap vibrate mode icon.

    Tip: Don’t want to keep your phone in silent mode but can’t answer right now? To silence an incoming call, press the volume down key. If you have switched Flip to silence on, you can simply turn your phone face down. To switch Flip to silence on, on the start screen, swipe down from the top of the screen, tap ALL SETTINGS > audio, swipe left, if needed, and switch Flip to silence to Ontoggle on icon.