Set Default Messaging App - HTC One® remix

There are three text messaging apps pre-installed on this device:

  • Messages (default app)
  • Messages+
  • HangoutsTM


Here's how the notifications for these apps appear:

  • Messages (default app) Default messaging icon
  • Messages+ Verizon Messages icon
  • Hangouts Hangouts icon


To switch messaging apps:

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps Apps icon (located at the bottom).
  2. Tap Settings.
    Note If unavailable, tap the Dropdown menu Applications dropdown menu icon (located in the upper left) then tap Alphabetical. If still unavailable, refer to Manage App Icons.
  3. From the WIRELESS & NETWORKS section, tap More.
  4. Tap Default SMS app.
  5. Tap one of the following:
    • Messages+
    • Hangouts
    • Messages