How to mute text-message threads on iPhone?
When there are a lot of threads on your messaging app, the constant sounds might irritate you. We can turn them off using our iPhones.
Turn off Notifications
We can turn off notifications for the messages using the settings. You won't hear sounds from any contact. You can use this method to turn off notification sounds for any app.
Turn off Notification sounds
Go to the settings-> Navigate to the settings-> tap on the messages app in the notifications list-> Select the
and set it to
Muting the particular contacts
To mute particular contact or group Locate the contact in the app and swipe left on the chat, this will invoke two options, either muting the conversation or deleting it
Crossed Bell Icon
The Crossed Bell Icon indicates muting the conversation, Tap on it to mute the sounds. A small Crossed bell icon appears at the bottom of the thread after selecting it.
Hiding the Message Alerts
Another way is to directly open the conversation on the messaging app and tap on the pictures. Then click on the
button and switch on the
Do Not Disturb Mode
You can totally turn off notifications from the messaging app from app. Click on the details in the top-right corner, and switch on the
"Do Not Disturb."
Muting every notification
All these methods shown are reversible and can be reverted back when you want. You can also turn off sounds from any other app using the settings.
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