Messaging Settings
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Messaging Settings

Manage messaging settings such as notification alerts, Advanced Messaging, message limits, and emergency/AMBER alert settings.

  1. ACCESS MESSAGE SETTINGS: From the home screen, select the Messaging app. Select the Menu icon, then select Settings.
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  2. ADJUST NOTIFICATIONS: Select Notification, then adjust Notification alerts as desired.
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  3. CHANGE NOTIFICATION SOUND: From the Notification screen, select Notification sound. Select the desired ringtone, then select OK.
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  4. TURN ON/OFF ADVANCED MESSAGING: From Messaging Settings, select More > Advanced Messaging > Advanced Messaging switch.
    Note: If Advanced Messaging is turned on and you are messaging another device using Advanced Messaging, you can share files up to 10MB, get read receipts, and see when someone is replying. To learn more, visit Advanced Messaging.
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  5. ADJUST TEXT/PICTURE MESSAGE LIMIT: From Messaging settings, select More > Multimedia messages > Creation mode > Edit settings as desired.
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  6. RESTORE DEFAULT SETTINGS: Select the Menu icon > Reset settings > select RESET to confirm.
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  7. EMERGENCY ALERTS: Swipe down from the Notification bar with two fingers > select the Settings icon > Networks tab > More > Emergency alerts > Menu icon > Settings > edit Emergency alerts as desired.
    Note: Learn more about Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA).
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  8. VIEW MESSAGE CENTER NUMBER: From Messaging settings, select More > Text messages > the Service center number will be displayed.
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