Do Not Disturb on iPhone/iPad

How to Schedule Quiet Time


Open Settings/Do Not Disturb:

  1. Toggle the Scheduled option to “on.”
  2. Set the time range (e.g., 11:00 PM to 6:00 AM)

Your phone will be silent during that range everyday.


  1. Allow Calls From let’s you stipulate for whom your phone/iPad will still ring.
  2. Repeated Calls means if the same person calls you twice in three minutes the device will ring.


  1. Always keeps your phone/iPad quiet even if you’re using it.
  2. Only while iPhone/iPad is locked temporarily turns off Do Not Disturb if you’re using it.

Do Not Disturb Settings

Bonus Tip
Manually turn on Do Not Disturb: use the Control Center and touch the crescent moon icon.