Your lock screen is a convenient way for apps to display messages and alerts that you have received. It’s particularly useful for viewing missed calls and missed messages. But there are a number of other apps that want to display alerts on your lock screen, many of which will do so by default. Twitter is an app that shows alerts on the lock screen and, if you get mentioned or messaged a lot on Twitter, this might be overwhelming. So continue reading below to learn how to stop displaying twitter alerts on your iPhone 5 lock screen.
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Stop Showing Twitter Alerts on Your Lock Screen
Like most of the other changes that you can make on your iPhone 5, this one is completely reversible. So if you decide later on that you want to have your twitter alerts display on your lock screen, then you can simply follow these steps again to re-enable them.
Step 1: Launch the Settings menu.
Step 2: Select the Notifications option.
Step 3: Scroll down and touch the Twitter option.
Step 4: Scroll to the bottom of the screen, then move the slider to the right of View in Lock Screen to the Off position.
You can customize Twitter’s behavior on your iPhone 5 in other ways, too. For example, read this article to learn how to remove Twitter from the Notification Center.
Matthew Burleigh has been writing tech tutorials since 2008. His writing has appeared on dozens of different websites and been read over 50 million times.
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