How to turn the Notification sounds on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch On or Off

by Ross McKillop on November 25, 2010

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This very brief tutorial will show you how to turn the notification sounds (New Mail Sent Mail, Keyboard Clicks etc) on your iPad, iPhone and/or iPod Touch on or off, and how to lower the volume of the sounds themselves.

  1. Start out by locating and tapping the Settings button on your Home screen.
  2. Select the General section from the column on the left side of the Settings window and then the Sounds section in on the right side of the window.

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  4. In the right frame, you can turn on or off the various notification sounds. You can also use the slider to adjust the volume of the notifications themselves.

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  6. That’s it!