Apple has some big changes in iOS 11, including a completely redesigned Control Center, revamped iOS multitasking, a persistent Dock, Drag and Drop, peer-to-peer payment in Apple Pay and much more.
Basically, iOS 11 is not a huge improvement to the operating system, like the previous iOS 10 update. However, a few features that have been added are going to make your daily activities even much better. One such feature is Do Not Disturb While Driving. Once enabled, the feature automatically silences notifications, thus helping you stay focused on the road.
In this tutorial, we will walk you through the steps to use Do Not Disturb While Driving in iOS 11. Before proceeding, keep in mind that Do Not Disturb While Driving is only available in iOS 11, which is now in beta stages, so it may not function properly on your iPhone.
Steps to enable and use Do Not Disturb While Driving in iOS 11
Steps to add Do Not Disturb While Driving to control center in iOS 11
In iOS 11, you can easily add more toggles to the redesigned Control Center for quick access. So, it’s a good idea to add Do Not Disturb While Driving toggle to your Control Center. Here is how.
Step one: First off, you need to launch the Settings app from your home screen and then hit Control Center to proceed
Step two: Next up, tap on Customizable Controls at the bottom of the page and move to the next step
Step three: Now simply need to tap on the Plus button next to Do Not Disturb While Driving to add the toggle to the Control Center
Step four: Once you are done, all you need to do now is to access Control Center (swipe up from the bottom of the screen) and then hit the car icon to enable or disable the feature.
Steps to prevent others from making changes to Do Not Disturb While Driving in iOS 11
iOS 11 allows you to prevent others from tweaking Do Not Disturb While Driving on your iPhone. This is pretty helpful especially if you hand your phone to your children.
Step one: Launch the Settings app from your home screen and then hit General. After that, you need to tap on Restrictions and hit Enable Restrictions at the top
Step two: On the next screen, enter the passcode and then tap on Do Not Disturb While Driving
Step three: Once you are in, you simply need to select Don’t Allow Changes.
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