Samsung Galaxy S8 How to disable notification Pop-Up - Resolved

If you receive a new WhatsApp or text message on your Samsung Galaxy S8, you will be shown a small pop-up at the top of the screen, if you are working with the smartphone or playing a game.

If you want to deactivate this type of notification of new messages, then this works on the Samsung Galaxy S8 as follows:

How to disable Android Pop-Up for WhatsApp and messages

Samsung Galaxy S8

1. Open the app menu and there the Android system settings

2. Go to "Display" and "Side screen"

3. Tap "Side light" and deactivate it using the master control

You have now disabled the pop-up. However, you are now also notified via pop-up within WhatsApp. To do this, you must also deactivate this setting.

Disable pop-up notification from WhatsApp on the Samsung Galaxy S8

To do so, please open WhatsApp. In the upper right corner, touch the icon with the three dots, and then tap Settings. Select notifications and then select "Pop-Up Notification":

  • No pop-up

You now have the pop-up, which is deactivated by the Android system (for WhatsApp and SMS), and the notification pop-up of WhatsApp.


About the Author

Manuel Solvemix Team small

Manuel has been involved with technology for more than 15 years, especially with mobile phones, smartphones and PC systems and shares his passion here in this blog. If he can help someone with a technical problem, he is especially happy about it.