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For apps like Instagram or Snapchat, when my screen is on the lock screen and a notification shows up, there is no sound. Can I enable notification sounds for Instagram or Snapchat?

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In the settings app - have you perhaps turned off sound for Instagram in notifications? If so, and a notification arrives and is silent, then it's up to the programmer to add a sound to their app and not so much that you would tell the OS to play this sound for that app. –  bmike Dec 27 '12 at 0:57
    
Is the silent switch on the side of the iPhone activated (orange)? –  bassplayer7 Dec 27 '12 at 2:43

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Method 1

Settings > Notification Center > Snapchat > Toggle Sound

Method 2

Snapchat > Settings Button > Notifications > Toggle it

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