Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Android Tip: Turn on the LED Notification Light on Pixel C

If you own a Pixel C, you might not know this but it has an LED notification light.  This light is turned off by default.  To turn on the LED notification light on the phone.

  • Pull down the Notification bar and tap the gear-shaped Settings icon
  • Scroll and select Notifications
  • Tap the gear-shaped Settings icon in the top right
  • Enable the Pulse Notification Light option
  • Tap the Home button to go back to using the phone as always.

The next time a notification comes in from a missed call, text message, emails, etc. you’ll see a small LED light blinking in the left corner of the upper speaker grill.