1.    04 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 175
    Windows 10

    Quite Hours: What are the default hours and How can I set custom hours


    I have an app named "Timer+" which after it is set and finishes makes a loud beeping noise until it is turned off.
    I can have up to three timers running at the same time.

    I have discovered if my QUIET HOURS are turned on, then no sound will be made (at any time of day)
    when any of my timers finish. Only a notification appears in the action center. (NO BANNER, NO SOUND)
    I would like to fix this.

    When Quiet Hours are turned off "Timer+" works perfectly.

    I would also like to know if ANYONE has found a way to set custom hours for QUIET HOURS. Does anyone know the default Quiet Hours?

    It seems to me there are so many NOTIFICATION PROBLEMS that TENFORUMS should consider having a SECTION DEDICATED TO NOTIFICATION PROBLEMS. (It would be a busy section).
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    04 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10

    I can't find any way to setup Quiet Hours either. It would seem there should be some sort of schedule or something for turning them on or off. I can't find anything.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    04 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,659
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    Hello David,

    It appears Microsoft changed what's in the tutorial below to turn on/off Quiet hours instead. Time to update again.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...dows-10-a.html
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  4.    04 Aug 2015 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 175
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    It appears Microsoft changed what's in the tutorial below to turn on/off Quiet hours instead. Time to update again.
    From the link >Right click or press and hold on the Action Center system icon.

    Boy that's a good one, I've NEVER HEARD that one. It made me laugh after I tried it.
    Why does feeling stupid make me laugh?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  5.    04 Aug 2015 #5
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,659
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    I just love those doh moments. LOL

      My ComputersSystem Spec
  6.    04 Aug 2015 #6
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 374
    Windows 10 Pro x86 and x64 dual boot

    I'm wondering too, it's obscure on win 8 phone, wonder if the hour settings will also disappear in win 10 phone.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  7.    01 Nov 2015 #7
    Join Date : Oct 2015
    Posts : 27
    Windows 10

    If you do not have Cortana enabled, you can not set the hours manually.
    This is something Microsoft needs to rework, not everyone uses Cortana.
    There is no possible way to set your own Quiet hours, unless you use Cortana.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  8.    01 Nov 2015 #8
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    SouthWest, FLorida
    Posts : 470
    Win 10 Pro (x64), OSX 10.11

    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Hello David,

    It appears Microsoft changed what's in the tutorial below to turn on/off Quiet hours instead. Time to update again.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...dows-10-a.html
    Brink updated the tutorial, here is the new link now:

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/1...0-a.html?ltr=Q
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  9.    01 Nov 2015 #9
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 181
    Windows 10

    There is no possible way to set your own Quiet hours, unless you use Cortana.

    Unfortunately, that's correct.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
From 7 To 10 To 7 ---- And all in 48 hours
Hi All, This is just to provide my recent experience(s) with the "Free" upgrade "Gift" from Microsoft, in the hope that the information may prevent others from wasting their time as I just have. I run my Broadband on monthly data allowance...
General Support
Factory Reset stuck at 1% for hours
Hi so I recently just wanted to completely factory reset my PC after upgrading to windows 10 (of course keeping win 10 after reset) and even hours after the reset beginning its still frozen at 1%. Anyone got any ideas what to do?
Installation and Upgrade
Windows 10 The First 24 Hours
Source: Windows 10 The First 24 Hours | Blogging Windows
Windows 10 News
Installation screen won't go away since hours
Hey Guyz, I have the following problem: During playing Assasin's Creed this afternoon the game got very slow and I had a very hard time to stop the game and go back to my Desktop. Since the whole PC was slow I decided to check if the Anti Virus...
Installation and Upgrade
Solved Update hung at 30% for 6 hours
My laptop was updating to the latest preview build today, and has hung at 30%. I had to go out and when I got back 6 hours later, it is still hung at 30%. Is there any chance that it will actually complete the installation if I just leave it...
Installation and Upgrade
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 15:55.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums