To Access the Settings Menu
- From the Map View, tap the Main Menu button
- At the top right, touch Settings button
|Music||Toggles the background music. This setting is enabled by default.|
|Sound Effects||Toggles the sound effects during gameplay. This setting is enabled by default.|
|Vibrations||Toggles the vibrations during gameplay. This setting is enabled by default.|
|Battery Saver||Toggles the battery life optimization feature. Battery Saver disables the display while the device is pointed downward. Pokémon GO will continue to track distance traveled and notify you of nearby Pokémon while Battery Saver is activated.|
|Push Notifications||Toggles which push notifications you receive.|
|Change Nickname||This menu option allows you to select a new Trainer nickname. Please note that you can only change your nickname once. If you cannot see the Change Nickname menu option, you have already redeemed your one nickname change.|
|Sigh Out||Logs out of the app.|
|Google & Facebook|
These options allow you to connect Google or Facebook to your Pokémon GO account.
Note: Trainers under the age of 13 will not see this option.
|Pokémon GO Plus||Open Pokémon GO Plus settings options.|
|Help Center||Launches the Pokémon GO Help Center in a web browser.|
The Pokémon GO app version number is displayed in the bottom right corner.