Windows Phone 8.1 - How to configure the driving mode

Learn how to enable the driving mode feature of Windows Phone 8.1. When the driving mode is enable, your phone will automatically handle incoming messages or calls.

  • Swipe from the left side of StartScreen and go to Settings.
  • Go to Driving mode.
  • Tap on "Next".
  • You can enable automatic replies for, text messages and calls:
  • You can edit the default message:
  • Click on Next.
  • The Driving mode start automatically once the phone connects to a pre-selected Bluetooth device. In most cases it will be the Bluetooth kit of your car.
  • Tap on "add a device".
  • Follow the onscreen instructions to pair your phone with the Bluetooth kit of your car.
Published by jak58. Latest update on January 10, 2015 at 06:52 AM by jak58.
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