iOS 11: Dismiss Notifications Another Way With 3D Touch

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| Quick Tip

There are a couple of ways to dismiss notifications in iOS 11. One way is to swipe sideways, another way is to use 3D Touch and tap the Clear All button. But there is another 3D Touch trick.

3D Touch Dismiss

You’re probably aware that you can 3D Touch a notification to quickly view its contents. To exit, you might tap the X on the upper right corner. But instead, you can simply swipe down to dismiss notifications.

Dismiss notifications by swiping down when you 3D Touch.

Dismiss notifications by swiping down when you 3D Touch

Lightly using 3D Touch is called a Peek, so you can Peek each notification, then swipe it away in one gesture.

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