Use Do not disturb mode to reject calls, and silence audible alerts and notifications, but still keep a data connection available.
With two fingers, swipe down from the top of the screen to open
If necessary, swipe to the next screen.
- Tap Total silence, Alarms only, or Priority only depending on if you want to allow exceptions. When Priority only is selected, you can receive messages or calls from contacts in your exceptions list.
- Tap Until you turn this off if you want to turn off Do not disturb by yourself or tap or to set the number of hours before Do not disturb turns off automatically.
- Tap Done to activate it.
The Do not disturb icon
will appear in the status bar.
You can also tap More settings and then select Auto decline incoming calls to decline incoming calls and have them sent to voicemail.
- When the screen is on, press VOLUME and then tap End now to turn off Do not disturb mode quickly.
- When you press VOLUME down until you reach silence mode, Do not disturb Alarms only mode is activated.