How to Enable Do Not Disturb on iOS 6

This guide will show you how to keep those pesky notifications and calls at bay when you don't want interruptions.

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How to Enable Do Not Disturb on iOS 6
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Disclaimer: If you have an iPhone 5, 4S, or 4; an iPad 3 or 2; or an iPod touch 5 or 4, then this will work for you. That is, after you download iOS 6.

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Go into the settings of your iPod, iPad, or iPhone.

Go into the settings of your iPod, iPad, or iPhone.

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Go into your notifications.

Go into your notifications.

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Go into the "Do Not Disturb" menu.

Go into the "Do Not Disturb" menu.

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This is the screen you'll see.

This is the screen you'll see.

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Turn on "Scheduled" to bring up the time option.

Turn on "Scheduled" to bring up the time option.

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You can choose how long "Do Not Disturb" will be on (During the night, during school, during your nap...).

You can choose how long "Do Not Disturb" will be on (During the night, during school, during your nap...).

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Remember the "Allow Calls From" menu? Here's what it looks like.

Remember the "Allow Calls From" menu? Here's what it looks like.

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Don't know if you can see it that well, but there's the crescent that shows next to the clock on your device. Pretty nifty...

Don't know if you can see it that well, but there's the crescent that shows next to the clock on your device. Pretty nifty...

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Tip: This only works when your iOS device is locked. So, you'll have to find another way to keep someone texting you while finishing up an Angry Birds game.

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