Portable multifunction device, method, and graphical user interface for managing communications received while in a locked state

  • US 9,049,302 B2
  • Filed: 06/28/2007
  • Issued: 06/02/2015
  • Est. Priority Date: 01/07/2007
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method, comprising:

  • at a portable multifunction device with a display;

    while the device is in a locked state;

    receiving a plurality of communications via a plurality of different communication modalities;

    displaying notification information on the display corresponding to a respective communication in the plurality of communications, wherein the notification information corresponding to the respective communication is displayed as a notification icon,detecting a predefined unlock gesture at a location that corresponds to the notification icon, wherein the predefined unlock gesture does not move the notification icon; and

    in response to detecting the predefined unlock gesture at the location that corresponds to the notification icon;

    unlocking the device, andpresenting the respective communication, or presenting information about the respective communication, wherein the presented communication or information is presented in accordance with the corresponding communication modality for the respective communication.

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