Apple® iPhone® - Notification Center

Note Notes:

  • Since notifications pushed to your device are carried over cellular data, you may see a small amount of cellular data usage even while connected to Wi-Fi.
  • If you tap a notification on your connected Apple Watch, any subsequent data usage may be carried over the VZW cellular network.
  • The steps below apply to the following models:
    • iPhone X / XS / XS Max / XR
    • iPhone 8 / 8 Plus 
    • iPhone 7 / 7 Plus 
    • iPhone SE
    • iPhone 6 / 6 Plus / 6s / 6s Plus
    • iPhone 5 / 5c / 5s
  • For other models, click the applicable link for instructions:


  1. Where available, touch the Status bar (at the top) then drag to the bottom.
    Notification Panel
  2. To view more notifications (e.g., Weather, Stocks, Reminders, Calendar, Mail, Messages, etc.), swipe the screen left.
    Note Notifications provide alerts and related information for iOS apps (e.g., Sounds, Alerts, Banners, Badges, etc.).
    Note For additional info, refer to iOS: Understanding Notifications.
    Notification Panel