You can change your status to Automatic, Do not disturb or Away.
Change your status on Gmail
- Open Gmail.
- In the top left, tap Menu .
- From your status indicator, tap Down .
- Choose how long you want to mute your notifications and appear as 'Do not disturb'.
Tip: When your status is on 'Automatic' mode, you'll be shown as 'Active'. If you're inactive for more than 15 minutes, your status will switch to 'Away'.
Understand Gmail status
|Status icon||Status text||Status meaning|
|Green||Active||You currently have Chat open.|
|Red||Do Not Disturb||Mute is turned on or user is presenting during a meeting.|
|White||Away||You aren't connected to the Internet or haven't interacted on Chat for more than 15 minutes.|