Samsung Galaxy J3 V / J3 (2016) - Set Lock Screen Notifications

Lock screen notifications for apps (e.g., text messages, Snapchat®, etc.) can be customized to be shown or hidden when your screen is locked.

Note If a Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync® account is set up on the device, notifications are off by default.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Lock screen and security.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Notifications.
    Note This setting is only available if a Screen lock type is set up.
    Note Notifications must be turned on Switch on to access setup.
  3. Tap Hide content to turn on or off.
  4. Tap Notification icons only to turn on or off.
  5. Tap All apps to turn on or off.
    Note To adjust notification settings for individual apps, tap the corresponding switch on or off.
  6. For Prepaid device:
    1. Tap Notifications on lock screen.
    2. Tap Content on lock screen then select an option:
      • Show content
      • Hide content
      • Do not show notifications