1. npark2012's Avatar
    So one thing I really dislike about the nexus 5 and pretty much all Nexus I've owned, the volume Controls. If I'm in a place that needs my phone to not startle people I would want it to not do so. When I lower the volume it only lowers the "ring tone" and not alarms and notifications. Is there any way that when I lower the volume to vibrate or mute using the volume rockers to have it for ALL (ring tone, notification, alarm) at once? It's been bugging me for a long time, but I've had enough.

    Posted via Android Central App
    02-07-2014 03:15 AM
  2. mrsmumbles's Avatar
    Tasker doesn't do it?

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using Tapatalk 2
    02-07-2014 05:19 AM
  3. msndrstood's Avatar
    I use Audio Guru for all my devices. Works well. You can set the levels for all, global, media, voice, system etc. You can set time of day and level of ring. There are widgets for the desktop too.

    Sent via The Big, Bad, Beautiful Note 3
    02-07-2014 07:46 AM
  4. timhow's Avatar
    Ringtone and notification volumes are tied together. Been that way for a while. I use the volume keys at work to lower the volume so both my ringtone and notifications (Hangouts, Whatsapp, etc.) are at a reasonable level for my "so quiet you could hear a pin drop" office.

    Alarms are separate yes, but that's by design, I believe. Alarms are typically more important (to me anyway), so I can understand why that is kept at its own volume level.
    02-07-2014 09:03 AM
  5. msndrstood's Avatar
    Ringtone and notification volumes are tied together. Been that way for a while. I use the volume keys at work to lower the volume so both my ringtone and notifications (Hangouts, Whatsapp, etc.) are at a reasonable level for my "so quiet you could hear a pin drop" office.

    Alarms are separate yes, but that's by design, I believe. Alarms are typically more important (to me anyway), so I can understand why that is kept at its own volume level.
    Audio Guru let's me adjust them separately on the Note 3.

    YMMV.



    Sent via The Big, Bad, Beautiful Note 3
    02-07-2014 09:29 AM
  6. npark2012's Avatar
    That seems nice and all but do you have to actually go in the app to change the volume or can I just use the volume rockers to silence/vibrate everything at once all together? That's what I'm looking for.
    02-07-2014 12:12 PM
  7. Mikel411's Avatar
    (Bump) This is exactly what I'm looking for, to be able to silence all sounds via the rocker. I'll be in a meeting, silence my phone, but my alarm will go off. I recognize some people want it the way it's set because they use their alarm to wake them up or something, but I'm the opposite. Correct me if I'm wrong, but the apps mentioned so far don't sound like they'd do it.
    04-11-2014 11:46 PM

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 23
    Last Post: 04-08-2014, 11:18 AM
  2. hello to all
    By animaledizona in forum Introductions
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 02-18-2014, 12:25 AM
  3. transferring data to new google phone
    By chenks in forum Google Nexus 4
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 02-07-2014, 01:59 PM
  4. How hard is rooting? I want to but scared
    By xxventanaxx in forum General Help and How To
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 02-07-2014, 01:13 PM
  5. Replies: 5
    Last Post: 02-07-2014, 01:05 PM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD