How to hide lock screen notifications on Android 9

Want to hide sensitive notifications from android 9 Pie lock screen? Here’s the complete guide to show or hide lock screen notifications on Android 9.0 devices such as Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Google Pixel 2 XL and other supported devices. By default show all notifications content on lock screen in android Pie 9.0.

You can change notifications android settings using lock screen preferences on android 9 Pie under security & location settings. Also choose from hide sensitive content or don’t show any notifications on the lock screen in your android Pie 9.0. Follow below given step by step process to hide lock screen notifications on Android 9 Pie.

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To hide content from lock screen or turn off all notification on android 9 lock screen, apply below given settings in your latest android Pie devices.

Step 1: Swipe down notification shade twice and tap Settings gear icon


Step 2: Scroll down up to Security & location and tap on it

Change notifications android settings for lock screen

Step 3: Tap Lock screen preferences under Device security section

Here you can see on lock screen, add users from lock, lock screen messages and show lockdown option.

Hide sensitive notifications from android 9 Pie lock screen

Step 4: Tap On lock screen

You can see below given three options for lock screen notifications android 9 Pie.

How to hide lock screen notifications on Android 9 Pie

Show all notification content: By default all notifications message appear on the lock screen when press any button without unlock your android 9 Pie devices.

Hide sensitive content: It will hide sensitive content notifications from lock screen in your device.

Don’t show notification at all: To turn off all notifications android 9 Pie, select this option. Helpful to hide lock screen notifications on Android 9.0.

Step 5: Choose from above given three options you want to set

You can also hide individual apps notifications from lock screen in your android 9 Pie using below given settings.

Hide or disable app notifications on android 9 Pie

Step 1: Go to settings in your Android 9.0 Pie

Step 2: Tap Apps & notifications

Step 3: Tap See all apps

Step 4: Select app you want to turn off notifications Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram etc.

Step 5: Tap Notifications

Disable app notifications on android 9 Pie devices

Step 6: Turn off toggle “Show notifications

Now you can’t receive any app notifications on your android device screen. To see app notification, open that app in your phone.

Hide notifications on lock screen android Pie 9.0

If turn on ambient display notifications in your android 9 Pie, you can see all message notifications on lock screen even touch your device. When you receive notification, automatically wake up screen in your android device. Just turn off lock screen notifications for ambient display using below given settings.

Hide notifications on lock screen android Pie 9.0 device

Settings > Display > Advanced > Ambient display > Turn off toggle “New notifications”

Now when you receive new notification, you’re device can’t wake up automatically. To view received message notification, press any button in your phone.

And that’s it. I hope this little tip useful to hide lock screen notifications on Android 9 Pie. If you have any kind of trouble, tell us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for latest updates.

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