Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8+ - Manage Alerts / Notifications

View this info to change the notification sound for incoming calls and/or messages.

  1. From a Home screen, touch and swipe up or down to display all apps.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode and the default Home screen layout.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Sounds and vibration Sound and Vibration icon.
  3. Tap Sound mode then select one of the following:
    • Sound
    • Vibration
    • Mute
      Note Tap Temporary mute to turn on Switch on or off Switch off. then select the mute duration (i.e., 1hour, 2 hours, 3 hours, custom.)
  4. Tap Volume and adjust any of the following using the sliders:
    • Ringtone
    • Media
    • Notifications
    • System
  5. Tap Vibration intensity and adjust any of the following using the sliders:
    • Incoming call
    • Notifications
    • Vibration feedback
    • Hard press vibration feedback
  6. Tap Ringtone and select a tone.
  7. Tap Vibration pattern and select a pattern.