How to Turn off the Calendar Alert Sound on the iPhone 5

There are many different types of alerts and reminders on the iPhone 5, and you have the ability to customize almost all of them. This is very helpful if you utilize all of the applications that take advantage of these alert options, as it can help you to distinguish between them when an alert goes off. But if you use your calendar a lot and have a high number of events on it, then the constant sound alerting you to a new event can be a little annoying. Fortunately you can turn off the sound for the calendar alerts on the iPhone 5.

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Disable the Sound for Calendar Events on the iPhone 5

You also have the option of turning off the calendar alert sound on the iPhone 5, and instead having the iPhone 5 vibrate. If you would prefer that, then you can select the appropriate option in Step 4 below. Otherwise, simply follow this tutorial to shut off the calendar sound on your iPhone.


Step 1: Tap the Settings icon.

open the settings menu



Step 2: Scroll down and touch the Sounds button.

select the general option



Step 3: Scroll down and touch the Calendar Events button.

how to disable calendar alert sounds on the iphone 5



Step 4: Select the None option to turn off the sound for Calendar Events. Note that you can also select a vibration setting by touching the Vibration button at the top of the screen.

select the none option



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