Random chimes

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by Dreads, Oct 12, 2016.

  1. Dreads macrumors member

    Feb 17, 2015
    Hi all my partners iphone 6 plus has started to make random chime sounds on its own. Anyone no what causes this or how to turn it off I can't find it in any of the settings.. thanks guys
  2. C DM macrumors Sandy Bridge

    Oct 17, 2011
    Perhaps some app is sending an alert or notification of some sort?
  3. jr866gooner macrumors 65816


    Aug 24, 2013
    What appears under notifications? I had this with either iOS 8 or 9 but there was nothing at all! Lol
  4. eyoungren macrumors Core


    Aug 31, 2011
    ten-zero-eleven-zero-zero by zero-two
    Chimes? Not tones or sounds?

    Would it be an app maybe?

    I have an app called Westminister Chimes and it chimes every 15 minutes and 'bongs' on the hour for the time.

    If someone were looking to shut that off on my phone they'd never find it anywhere in the Settings app.
  5. Relentless Power macrumors Penryn

    Relentless Power

    Jul 12, 2016
    That's what I was thinking. Some third party applications have these hidden alert features set by default.
  6. Dreads thread starter macrumors member

    Feb 17, 2015
    It's just random she don't have many apps on her phone but I see nothing in notifications either just can't figure it out lol she thinks it's only been going on since she done ios 10 update I'm turning off all app notificationstore and see if that works..
  7. Dreads thread starter macrumors member

    Feb 17, 2015
    I think so yeah would it be that
  8. Steve686 macrumors 68040


    Nov 13, 2007
    US>FL>Miami/Dade>Sunny Isles Beach>Condo
    It's probably the most random alert on the phone.
  9. Danjrel macrumors regular

    Oct 5, 2016
    Facebook notifications
    Email notifications

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