Auto-Reply Feature to Texts & Phone Calls While Driving

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Have a feature that allows users to enable an auto-reply message to text messages/phone calls that are received while the car is mobile (i.e., you're driving) that lets the contact know that you are currently driving and will get back to them.
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Posted 4 years ago

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Official Response
Hi there! Although this feature is not yet available on the iPhone app, we released the Do Not Disturb feature for Android last month :) As mentioned in this FAQ, incoming calls are immediately sent to voicemail and an auto-reply text message is sent to the caller stating the following: "Hi! I’m currently driving but will get back to you later." 

We're still hoping to introduce a similar feature to the iPhone app, but we'll have to wait for the appropriate iOS APIs.