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In my stock, unrooted Android 4.3 on a Nexus 4, if I uncheck the feature Vibrate when ringing under Sound Settings, it only turns off vibration for Calls. This does not turn off vibration notification for individual apps (Whatsapp,FB etc). Therefore what I am looking for is an option to turn off vibration system wide, which means the phone should not vibrate for anything, be it calls, text messages or anything else.
It's like this feature on iOS...when Vibrate on Silent is Off, switching the phone to silent mode turns vibration off system wide.

Is there any app that enables me to toggle this setting?
If Tasker is a suggestion, please provide a detailed description as I am still on the learning curve.

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Does anyone have an answer to this? – Gh0sT Sep 1 '13 at 15:29
you can use tasker – Tirath Sep 3 '13 at 12:04
Exactly HOW do I use it?? – Gh0sT Sep 3 '13 at 18:28
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Stock Android does not have an option to disable all vibrations. This frustrated me as well, so I made an app that can turn them off system-wide -

A rooted phone is required, as there is no API for disabling vibrations.

But many apps actually allow you to configure if you want their notifications to vibrate, so I'd recommend investigating that option first.

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Yes this is exactly what I was looking for. Thank you for making this! – Gh0sT Aug 17 '15 at 9:18

Go to Accessibility and set the notification reminder to off. Otherwise, it will keep reminding you every 15 seconds either by sound or vibration.

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I'm not sure if this is what the OP was asking about. Doesn't this setting control a periodic vibration that you get while in a call? I think the question is simply how to disable vibration from all notifications. – eldarerathis Dec 17 '14 at 15:24

Messaging > Menu (bottom left button) > Settings > Notification Settings > Uncheck Vibrate

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This just turns off vibration in the Messaging app. The question is about turning off vibrations for all apps. – Dan Hulme Mar 6 '14 at 16:07

Go to Settings →Language and Input→Keyboard & Input Methods→ Andriod Keyboard Settings (gear next to keyboard you use) →Under General uncheck Vibrate on Key press.

Now vibrate should be off for all keyboard presses including the Home key, Back key, and others.

If it isn't then you may need to go to: Settings→Accessibility→Under System uncheck HAC(Haptic Feedback) if it is on.

Now with both "HAC" and "Vibrate on Key Press" turned off, your phone should be vibrate free.

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