How to Use Do Not Disturb While Driving

on iPhone in iOS 11

Summary

What is Do Dot Disturb While Driving in iOS 11 and how to use this feature? Read this guide to get the answer.

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Aug. 07, 2017

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After updating to iOS 11 on iPhone, Apple will randomly provide an on-screen prompt asking if you’d like to turn on Do Not Disturb While Driving. So what is Do Not Disturb While Driving?

What is Do Not Disturb While Driving in iOS 11

In short, when you enable the Do Not Disturb While Driving function, then your iPhone will block incoming calls, text messages and notifications while you are driving. It will also send auto-reply messages to your friends as per your needs. Seriously speaking, texting while driving is dangerous, you’d better enable this feature, just keep reading to see how to enable Do Not Disturb While Driving on iPhone running iOS 11.

How to Enable Do Not Disturb While Driving in iOS 11

Step 1. Go to Settings app > Tap on Do Not Disturb.

Step 2. Tap on Activate under DO NOT DISTURB WHILE DRIVING.

Step 3. Three options for you to choose: Automatically, When Connected to Car Bluetooth, Manually.

 iOS 11 Do Not Disturb While Driving

iOS 11 Do Not Disturb While Driving

Automatically: Your iPhone will activate Do Not Disturb While Driving when you are driving based on detected motion.

When Connected to Car Bluetooth: It will turn on Do Not Disturb While Driving when iPhone connected to car’s Bluetooth.

Manually: You need to enable the feature from Control Center. Swipe up from the bottom of the screen to access Control Center, and then tap Do Not Disturb While Driving.

Other Tips on Use Do Not Disturb While Driving in iOS 11

1. Choose Auto-Reply Option

Open Settings app > Tap Do Not Disturb > Tap Auto-Reply To > Four options for you to choose: No One, Recents, Favorites, All Contacts.

2. Change Auto-Reply Message

Open Settings app > Tap Do Not Disturb > Tap Auto-Reply > Tap in the text box to customize the
text message.

3. Add Do Not Disturb While Driving to Control Center

Open Settings app > Tap on Control Center > Tap on Customize Controls > Tap the “+” button next to the Do Not Disturb While Driving.

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