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Mute or stop WhatsApp notification in android, ios


WhatsApp is coming out with lots of new features in order to provide a good experience to its users. People, who are annoyed, busy in some work and don't want to get disturbed from WhatsApp notification then this article is for you. Now you can mute notification for a particular contact or group using "Mute" feature provided by the company.

Android or iOS device users can follow the given methods to learn about “Mute Notification” feature.

Note:In order to use the feature of "Mute Notification" in WhatsApp both for Android or iOS user, one should have the latest version of the application. If you have an older version of WhatsApp, then update it from Google App Store (for Android users) or App Store (for iOS users).

Mute WhatsApp Notification in Android

In order to mute notification of WhatsApp for Android users follow any of the methods shared below.

First Method

  1. Open the contact or group whom you want to mute the notification.
  2. Tap on the 3 dots at the top.
  3. A drop down menu will open with one option that says "Mute"
  4. Select the "Mute" option and you can mute the notification for 8 hours/1 Week/1 Year. Also uncheck the "Show Notification" option there.

Second Method

  1. Open the contact or group whom you want to mute the notification.
  2. Tap on the name of contact or group.
  3. Turn on “Mute” option and uncheck the “Show Notification” option.
  4. Select the time frame (8 hours/1 Week/1 Year).

WhatsApp user can follow any of the method shared above in order to mute notification for a particular group or contact.

Mute WhatsApp Notification in iOS

For iOS users, people can mute WhatsApp notification of Group or particular contact by three ways shared below.

First Method

  1. Open the Chat Window.
  2. Not swipe left on the group or particular group you want to mute.
  3. Select "More" option.
  4. Then select a time frame (8 hours/1 Week/1 Year).

Second Method

  1. Open the group or particular contact.
  2. Tap on the name of group or contact.
  3. Select "Mute" option.
  4. Select time frame (8 hours/1 Week/1 Year).

Third Method

  1. Open WhatsApp on your iOS device.
  2. At the bottom menu, select "Settings" option.
  3. Tap on Notifications.
  4. Turn off Alerts in group notification label.

Hope you have learned "How to Mute Notification" through this article.