In android Oreo 8.0 notification channel, you can set or change notification importance on android Oreo for messages and calls. This importance notification on Oreo has four levels including Urgent, High, Medium and Low. You can also see notification dot, blink light, Oreo lock screen content, override Do not disturb and other additional settings.
Some of the apps include notifications categories in android 8.0 Oreo such as clock, calendar, Google Allo, messages, contact etc. Also see display over the apps settings in android 8.0 Oreo to control each app individually. Follow below given step by step guide to change notification importance on android Oreo 8.0.
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How to set or change notification importance on android Oreo 8.0
You can change messages and calls notification importance using apps & notification settings in android 8.0 Oreo devices such as Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, LG, OnePlus 5/3T/3, HTC and more.
Step 1: Go to settings in your android Oreo devices
Step 2: Tap apps & notifications
Here you can see app permissions, notifications, app info and advanced settings for apps & notifications.
Step 3: Tap app info
Step 4: Tap Messages
Step 5: Tap app notifications
You can change notification importance on messages using below given both options.
Step 6: Tap default under categories OR additional settings of app
By default set urgent as importance notification in messages.
Step 7: Tap Importance
You will see below given four options.
Urgent: Make sound and pop up on screen
High: make sound when your Oreo device gets notifications.
Medium: No sound, you can see notification in status bar.
Low: When receive notification in your android Oreo, no sound or visual interruption. It means silent notification in android 8.0 Oreo.
Step 8: Choose from above options
It’s quiet easy to change notification importance on android Oreo 8.0 devices.
You can also set android 8.0 notification importance for messages app using below settings.
Messages app > Three vertical dots > settings > Notifications > Importance > Choose option want to set
Change importance notification Android 8.0 Oreo for calls:
Step 1: Open phone app
Step 2: Tap three vertical dots from top right side corner
Step 3: Tap settings
You can see phone settings such as sounds & vibration, call blocking, voicemail, accessibility, caller ID & spam and more.
Step 4: Tap voicemail
Step 5: Tap notifications
Step 6: Tap importance
By default set voicemail notifications as high. So whenever you receive notification from message, your device makes sound and see message on notification bar.
Step 7: Choose from options
Enable / disable display over other apps on android 8.0 Oreo:
Settings > Apps & notifications > Advanced > Special app access >Display over other apps
You will see list of various apps and by default enable display over other apps in android Oreo 8.0 device.
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