Okay, you have your new iPhone at hand, you want certain notifications to hit you but wait, what is all this junk? Here comes your savior, your very own notification center. Notification center’s unique features make sure that you only get the alerts you want.I like to see only what I please- here’s notification center to your rescue
Alerts go by three basic types viz banner style, alert and none. By default the iOS5 sets ‘banner style’. It’s pretty simple if you want to change it Settings.app>Notifications and edit any app you want to.
New notifications appear briefly at the top of your screen, without interrupting what you’re doing.
Tired of all notifications and want a break, go to Settings, turn off the toggle switch in the Notification to shut down all your Notifications.
Popup alerts are really mean! They jump onto you without a moment’s notice and will not budge until you cancel it or plan to do something with it. Let’s look at some real quick steps on how to change iOS 5 Notification Center Alert Style in iPhone or iPad
Open the settings app found on your iPhone home screen.
Click/tap the ‘Notifications’ settings slab.
Tap the app you want to change.
Choose popup alerts next.
Your settings have been saved (you can do away with sounds if u would please to have a silent existence.)
I received a notification in iOS5, now what?
If the device u got runs an iOS5 then there are a couple of things that might happen.
The screen will turn on temporarily (if your device is locked.)
If you let it be doing nothing, the notifications fall into a neat list.
What happens when I don’t respond to a notification immediately?
Don’t you worry your notifications are not going anywhere. When you have iOS5 with you, it makes sure that it keeps check on them.
The list mentioned above is nothing but, that the notification center that will slide down in a tray format. Click the notifications to view them accordingly.