Adjust Volume and Switch to Silent Mode the Samsung Galaxy S4

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This is part of the Howikis on how to use the Samsung Galaxy S4. The link to the mother Howiki is here - USE SAMSUNG GALAXY S4

You can adjust your Samsung Galaxy S4's volume by pressing on the volume button. Volume adjustment can be applied to ringtones, music and videos. This Howiki will discuss on how to turn your volume up or down and how to switch your phone to silent mode

Adjusting Volume on Samsung Galaxy S4

Should you want to turn your volume up or down, you can press on the volume button: the upper part is the Volume Up, while the lower part of it is the Volume Down

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    Press Volume Up button once to adjust volume by a notch higher.
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    Press it more to suit your hearing needs.
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    Press Volume Up button once to adjust volume by a notch higher.
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    Press it more to suit your hearing needs.
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Switching to Silent Mode

If you feel that there is a need to turn your phone to silent mode, you can use any of the methods below. You can opt to turn it off completely silent without vibration or enable vibrate. The methods are:

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    Press and Hold Power button until you will be shown with the device options
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    Tap on Mute or Vibrate.
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    Press and hold the Volume down
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    Your phone should automatically switch to Silent mode after that.
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    Open the notification panel by sliding down from the top of the screen
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    You should be shown with the notification panel icons, tap on Sound or Vibrate.
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Tips Tricks & Warnings

  • Excessive loud sounds may cause damage to your ears. Keep your volume at acceptable levels.
  • When inserting a headphone or headset, volume will automatically adjust to a lower level to prevent your hearing from damage. You can readjust it to your preference after.

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.

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