Messaging Settings
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Messaging Settings

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


In this tutorial, you will learn how to:


• Access messaging settings
• Use messaging settings options
• Enable/disable Emergency Alerts


Access messaging settings

1. From the home screen, select the messages   Messaging app.

2. Select the Account icon, then select Messages settings.

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Use messaging settings options

Select the desired option to access the desired settings

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 TURN ON/OF ADVANCED RCS CHAT FEATURES: Select RCS chats > select the Turn on RCS chats switch.

TURN ON/OFF CHAT READ RECEIPTS: Select RCS chats > select the Send read receipts switch 

TURN ON/OFF TYPING INDICATORS: Select RCS chats > select the Show typing indicators switch.

AUTO-DOWNLOAD FILES: Select RCS chats > Auto-download files you receive over mobile data > select the desired file size

SPAM PROTECTION: Select Spam protection > select the Enable spam protection switch.

AUTO-DOWNLOAD MMS: Select Advanced > select the Auto-download MMS switch

MMS GROUP MESSAGING: Select Advanced > Group messaging > select the desired Group messaging option.





Enable/disable Emergency Alerts

1. Swipe down from the Notification bar with two fingers, then select the settings Settings icon

2. Select Notifications.

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3. Scroll to and select Wireless emergency alerts. Select the desired switches to enable or disable the desired alerts.

Note: Learn more about Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA).

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