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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active (G870A)

Messaging settings

Change text (SMS), picture (MMS), emergency, and amber alert settings.

  1. To access message settings, from the home screen, tap Messages.
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  2. Tap the More icon.
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  3. Tap Settings.
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  4. To edit notification settings, tap Notifications.
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  5. Tap Notifications to turn notification alerts on/off. Edit additional settings as desired.
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  6. To change the messaging display style, from the Messages settings screen, tap Display
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  7. From this screen, tap to edit Bubble style, Background style, or Change font size. 
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  8. To access emergency alert settings, from the 'Messaging settings' screen, tap Emergency alerts.
    Note: Learn more about Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA).
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  9. Tap Emergency alerts.
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  10. Select Desired alert types to receive.
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  11. To view the Message Center number, from the Messages settings screen, tap Text messages.
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  12. Tap Message center to view the number.
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  13. To adjust the text/picture message limit, from the Messages screen, tap the Menu icon.
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  14. Tap Settings.
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  15. Tap Delete old messages > Text message limit. Adjust, then tap OK.
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  16. From the Settings page, tap Multimedia message. Adjust, then tap OK.
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  17. To restore default settings, from the Messages screen, tap the Menu icon > Settings > Menu icon > Restore default settings, then follow the on-screen prompts.
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