What Does Deliver Quietly Mean on iPhone and How to Turn it Off

Getting confused with the new feature – Deliver Quietly on iPhone? Don’t want to miss any notifications which come in silence? To help you out, this post proffers you what does deliver quietly mean and how to disable deliver quietly.

Joy Taylor Last Updated: May. 12, 2020

Generally, Apple will hold a new product event in September every year. The new iPhone and new iOS system will be officially released at that time. In 2019, iOS 13 is the one coming next. The new Apple OS focuses on the performance along with other new features including new Memoji, Messages, Maps and Dark Mode. While these new features do make us get a healthier relationship with the smartphone, they might still cause us inconvenience since we could not use it properly.

One good example is the deliver quietly in iOS 12. This new feature first appeared in iOS 12. It is the one that may confuse you. With the update of iOS 12, we can see the grouped notification straightforward on iPhone. However, we may do not know why would the notification or messages come in silence out of blue. Thus, to help you out, this article proffers you what does deliver quietly mean on your iPhone and how to turn it off.

What Does Deliver Quietly Mean on iPhone

As we all know, in iOS 12, a new feature named grouped notification came out, which enable us to easily manage notifications in the lock screen. Besides, there are some subtle changes in your iPhone notifications.

For iPhone running iOS 12 or higher, when a notification shows up, there are two new options for you: Deliver Quietly and Turn Off.

Deliver Quietly will let the notification of an app appear in the notification center and give a badge on the app icon, while the notification will not appear on the lock screen, show banners or play a sound or vibration.

Turn Off can help users turn off the whole notification of a certain app.

How to Turn Deliver Quietly Off on iPhone 7/8/X/XS(Max)/XR

Deliver quietly can help you block the notification of certain app on the lock screen and deliver it in silence. If you don’t want to receive the notification in silence and miss some important messages, you can easily turn off deliver quietly off on your iPhone by following the below steps:

Step 1. Find the notification of an app that you want to turn off deliver quietly in the lock screen or notification center by swiping down from the top of your iPhone > Swipe the notification to the left.

Step 2. Tap Manage > Choose Deliver Prominently. Then the app’s notification will show up as usual.

How to Turn Deliver Quietly Off on iPhone 7/8/X/XS(Max)/XR

How to Turn Deliver Quietly Off on iPhone 7/8/X/XS(Max)/XR

You can also directly set the notification of a certain app in Settings:

Step 3. Open Settings app on your iPhone > Tap Notifications > Choose the app you want to manage > Toggle on “Allow Notifications” and “Sounds”.

How to Turn Off Deliver Quietly on iOS 12

How to Turn Off Deliver Quietly on iOS 12

The Bottom Line

That’s all about what does deliver quietly mean on iOS 12 and how to turn it off on iPhone 7/8/X/XS(Max)/XR. Hope this post can help you get the method on what you can do to turn off delivered quietly. As Apple will release iOS 13 on September 2019, many Apple fans are longing to try this new iOS. The good news is Apple allows users to try iOS 13 Beta. You can download the Beta version to have a try. At last, if you consider this article as a useful tip, don’t forget to share it with your friends and family.

Joy Taylor

Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iOS & Android related issues.