During the COVID-19 pandemic, WHO recommended users to avoid mass gatherings, close contacts, wearing masks, and work from home. The pandemic has left lots of people jobless, and they are now looking for an opportunity to work from home.

The biggest problem that we all face while working from home is that there are more distractions than usual. Out of all those, smartphones seem to be the biggest distraction in our time. It doesn’t matter whether you are about to prepare for a job interview or practicing Yoga. A single notification or marketing call can interrupt or divert you.

For dealing with apps distraction, Google introduced a new ‘Focus Mode’ feature. The feature is a part of the Google Digital Wellbeing toolset, and it’s available on every smart phone running on Android 10 and above. This article will share a detailed guide on how to use the Focus Mode feature in Android 10.

Also Read: How to Capture Screenshots On Android using Google Assistant.

Steps to Enable Focus Mode on Android to Avoid Distractions

Note: Since we have a Samsung device with us, we will show the tutorial for how to enable Focus mode on Samsung Devices. The steps might vary a little depending on your device. Just know the process, and you will be all set to enable the feature.

Step 1. First of all, open Settings on your Android device.

open Settings

Step 2. On the Settings, scroll down and tap on the ‘Digital WellBeing and parental controls’ option.

tap on the 'Digital WellBeing and parental controls' option

Step 3. On the Digital Wellbeing and parental controls, you will find lots of options. Just look at the ‘Ways to disconnect’ section.

look at the 'Ways to disconnect' section

Step 4. On the ‘Focus Mode’ tap on the ‘Work Time’ or ‘Me Time’ option.

tap on the 'Work Time' option

Step 5. Now select the apps that you want to use while Focus Mode is turned on. Remember that these are the apps that you can only use while the Focus Mode is on.

select the apps

Step 6. After selecting the apps, tap on the ‘Start’ button.

tap on the 'Start' button

Step 7. You can create multiple modes and customize each one as per your wish.

Step 8. To stop the Focus mode, tap on the ‘End Focus Mode’ button.

tap on the 'End Focus Mode'

That’s it! You are done. This is how you can enable Focus mode in the Android 10 operating system. If your phone is not running on Android 10, we recommend you check out the article – 5 Best Tools To Focus On Work at Home & Avoid Distractions.

So, this article is all about how to use Digital Wellbeing Focus Mode on Android 10. I hope this article helped you! Please share it with your friends also. If you have any doubts related to this, let us know in the comment box below.


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