Samsung Galaxy S7 / S7 edge - Volume Controls

Adjusting volume controls can help if you're not getting notifications/ringing/vibrating when receiving calls/texts/emails.

Note Pressing the Volume buttons (on the left edge) up or down adjusts:

  • earpiece volume while on a call.
  • media volume while listening to music or playing videos or games.
  • ringtone volume when not on a call and no media apps are actively used.
    Note When volume is set to Mute, you can customize interruption options.

To adjust volume settings when not on a call or actively using an app, do the following:

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
    Note These instructions only apply to Standard mode and the default Home screen layout.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Sounds and vibration.
  3. Tap Volume.
  4. Adjust any of the following:
    Note Drag the slider left or right to adjust the level.
    • Ringtone
    • Media
    • Notifications
      Note If unavailable, ensure that the ringtone setting is on.
    • System
      Note If unavailable, ensure that the ringtone setting is on.

Note The volume can also be adjusted by pressing the Volume buttons (on the left edge) up (+) or down (-).
Volume buttons

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