Notifications & ringtones: ZTE Quartz

Learn how to set alerts, ringtones, and notifications on the ZTE Quartz.

 

 

Alerts

  1. If your screen is dimmed, touch the screen to wake up the watch.
  2. From the clock face, press the Power button and select Settings > Sound & notifications > Emergency notifications.
  3. Tap to enable or disable the following
    • Show extreme threats
    • Show severe threats
    • Show AMBER alerts
    • Show ETWS test alerts
    • Show CMAS test alerts
    • Alert reminder
    • Vibrate on alert
  4. If desired, tap Alert sound duration and select from:
    • 2 seconds
    • 4 seconds
    • 6 seconds
    • 8 seconds
    • 10 seconds

 

Notifications

Most notifications you see on your phone also show up on your watch. These include notifications for missed calls, messages, event reminders, and so on.

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View notification cards

  1. Swipe up from the bottom of the clock face to see a notification.
  2. To see more cards, keep swiping up from the bottom of the screen.

 

Removing cards

  1. To remove a card, swipe it to the right.
  2. If you remove a card on your watch, its corresponding notification on the phone will be dismissed.

 

Blocking app notifications

If you get notification on your phone that you don't want to see on your watch, you can stop specific apps from showing their notifications on your watch.

 

  1. On your phone, select Android Wear.
  2. Select the Settings widget > Block app notifications > plus sign.
  3. Select the app you want to block.

 

Ringtones

  1. If your screen is dimmed, touch the screen to wake up the watch.
  2. From the clock face, press the Power button and select Settings > Sound & notifications > Watch ringtone.
  3. Tap to select the desired ringtone for incoming calls.