Android 4

  1. Disable Wi-Fi optimization. Android phone Settings > Wi-Fi > Menu > Advanced > uncheck Wi-Fi optimization.
  2. Enable background data. Android phone Settings > Data usage > Menu/More > Auto-sync data > OK to enable auto-sync data.


Android 5

  1. Confirm notifications are enabled for Dooth.
    • Android phone Settings > Sound and Notification > App/Application Notifications > Dooth > confirm Block is disabled.
  2.  Confirm Dooth is enabled to work when ‘Do not disturb’ mode is on.
    • Android phone Settings > Sound and Notification > App/Application Notifications > Dooth > Enable Set as priority.
  3.  Enable background data.
    • Android phone Settings > Data usage > Cellular data usage > Dooth > Background data > Enable Unrestricted data usage.
    • Android phone Settings > Data usage > Menu > Make sure Dooth is allowed to work if you’ve selected ‘Restrict app background data’.


Android 6

  1. Make sure all of Dooth permissions are granted.
    • Android Settings app > Apps & Notifications (depending on your device, this may look different) > Dooth > App Permissions (depending on your device, this may look different) > Turn permissions on.
  2.  Confirm Dooth is enabled to work when ‘Do not disturb’ mode is on.
    • Android phone Settings app > Sound > Do not disturb > Disable.
  3.  Check that Dooth is excluded from battery optimization.
    • Advanced settings toolbar icon > Battery optimization > select ‘All apps’> Dooth > select ‘don’t optimize.’ > Done > Restart your phone.
    • Android phone Settings > Apps > Advanced settings toolbar icon > Special access > Battery optimization > select ‘All apps’> Dooth > select ‘don’t optimize.’
    • Android phone Settings > Battery > MENU > Battery optimization > select ‘All apps’> Dooth > select ‘don’t optimize.’
    • Android phone Settings > Apps > Advanced settings toolbar icon > Ignore optimizations > select ‘All apps’> Dooth > select ‘Allow.’
  4.  Enable background data.
    • Android phone Settings > Data usage > Cellular data usage > Dooth > Background data > Enable Unrestricted data usage.

Android 7

  1. Follow steps for Android 6 above.
  2. Enable background data.
    • Android phone Settings > Data usage > Data saver > If data saver is disabled, stop here. If data saver is enabled go to Unrestricted data access > Enable Dooth.

Android 8 and above

  1. Follow steps for Android 6 above.
  2. Enable Dooth to run in the background.
    • Android phone Settings > Apps > App Info > tap our app > Battery > turn on the ‘Background activity’ option.
    • Android phone Settings > Data usage > Data saver > If data saver is disabled, stop here. If data saver is enabled go to Unrestricted data access > Enable Dooth.