Thanks to advances in the world of applications, we can now find apps that work for almost all areas of life and driving a car is no exception. Since there is Apple CarPlay, which is a tool in cars that gives you safe access to use various applications while driving, being part of Apple services.
So it will allow you to view messages or notifications from various applications, without having to take your hands off the wheel while driving. But what happens when you don’t want to silence or remove some notifications and disable those floating notifications, if this is your case, we will teach you how to do it next.
How to silence Apple CardPlay notifications?
Although it is a very good application to avoid using the cell phone while driving , we cannot deny that when they are notifications from some entities it can become annoying. For this reason, it is ideal to not have many distractions in the car is to adjust the settings.
So you can avoid catastrophes, fines and even car accidents, if you want to learn how to remove notifications, we show you below:
- The first step that you are going to carry out is to enter the configuration of your iPhone . That you can get in your menu or by lowering the bar where you will find the function.
- All the system tools should come out, in this case you will enter the one that says ‘Notifications’.
- Right in this part you will see all the apps that you have downloaded on the device, which will allow you to deactivate.
- Now you will proceed to click on the apps that you want to remove low battery notifications , WhatsApp, messages, Facebook, Instagram, contacts, etc.
- Once selected, you will search the system for the options
- Now, in the switch that is next to the application, example of messages, you must slide to the left side. In this way, you will be able to deactivate any type of subscription.
When you make these changes to the notification settings , you should know that they will be completely disabled. Since if you remove it, for example, in WhatsApp not only will notifications stop appearing
As you can see, the procedures to make the technical adjustments are not that complicated, because the system is made to be easy to use. One of the advantages over the Apple CarPlay app is that it doesn’t consume too much storage , so you don’t mind making a lot of changes.
How to use Driver Mode to remove Apple CardPlay notifications?
Driver mode refers to a special access and set of options that the system gives the user while driving the car . That is, you can use it in a simple way in storage.
In this way, you will be able to be more focused on the road and on driving the car. To activate it you must follow the following procedure:
- You must open the iPhone settings section .
- Then go to where it says ‘Drive Focus’.
- Once here you will be able to activate, moving the switch to the right , until it marks you in green, and that’s it.
In case you want to make a customization
- Open iPhone technical settings .
- Then go into the ‘Focus’ section.
- Here you need to click on where it says ‘More’ and then on ‘Drive’.
- Automatically, the system will serve as a guide to carry out the configuration.
- In the list that will appear, you will insert all the contacts from which you want to receive and give access to notifications while driving your car. In this way they will be saved in the storage system.
- Then you are going to start turning on the options so that it stays green, and finally you save the access and the changes.
If you do this, nothing will be able to interfere with the technical settings you are establishing, so you can only leave your emergency or closest contacts. To be able to receive messages, calls and any information.
How to make Siri read CardPlay notifications?
One of the functions that you can obtain thanks to the CarPlay application is the reading of notifications through Siri. In this way, this artificial intelligence will be able to tell you and give you access to what is reaching your mobile while you are driving, thus avoiding grabbing the phone and a future accident.
In order to carry out this function of reading messages, you must follow the procedure that we are going to explain below:
- Go into settings and then ‘Notifications’.
- Select ‘Announce notification’ to be able to activate it by clicking the button next to it.
- Now enter where it says ‘CarPlay’ and then ‘Messages’ to finally choose ‘Announce new messages’.
- Save the changes, so that every time you enter the Siri application, it gives you voice access to your messages while you are driving the car. It should be noted that the AI will only be able to read, it is the internal texts, but not from external apps.