How to play games silently while also making sure you receive calls and message alerts

Samsung’s Game Launcher helps you enjoy interrupted gaming by blocking unnecessary notifications, toast pop-ups, and dialogs. While most of us generally like to keep the in-game sounds on, there are occasions when you might want a bit of quiet. If you come across those moments more often than not, there’s a cool feature you could use to mute all in-game sounds without silencing other system alerts.

By toggling it, you will be able to play games silently and won’t miss out on important calls and messages. This switch is especially useful when you’re lending your device to someone else to play.

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How to mute game sound

Step 1: Make sure you have enabled Game Launcher.

Step 2: Open the app.

Step 3: Tap on the switch in the lower left-hand side.

You will get this message (below) via a pop-up.

How to unmute a game sound

If you wish to unmute a game while playing, there’s an option for that as well.

Step 1: Press one of the Volume keys during gameplay.

Step 2: When prompted, tap the orange icon to unmute game sound.

What are your thoughts on this little nifty feature on your Samsung Galaxy device?

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