Set your phone to driving mode

Driving mode helps you minimise distraction when driving, letting you concentrate on your journey.

  1. On the start screen, swipe left, and tap settings iconSettings > driving mode > next.
  2. To set the phone to ignore calls, switch Ignore calls to Ontoggle on icon. To set the phone to ignore text messages, switch Ignore texts to Ontoggle on icon.
  3. Tap next.
  4. To send an automatic text message when someone calls or texts you, explaining why you can't answer, switch Text replies to calls, Text replies to texts, or both to Ontoggle on icon. To edit the message, tap the text box.
  5. Tap next > add a device, and tap the Bluetooth device you connect your phone to when driving, such as a headset.

    Driving mode starts automatically when the phone and the added Bluetooth device connect.