Verizon Messages - Apple® iPad® - Auto Receive Messages

Note Notes:

  • Ensure your apps are up to date as the following steps apply to the most recent version.
  • If you're not receiving picture / video messages, follow the steps below to ensure 'Media Auto Download' is set to Wifi or Cellular. 


  1. From the Home screen, tap the Verizon Messages app (Message+) Verizon Messages Icon.
    Note To locate the app it may be necessary to slide finger left or right on the home screen.
  2. Tap the Settings icon Settings Icon (lower-right).
  3. Tap Media Auto Download.
    Tap Media Auto Download
  4. Tap an option:
    • Image
    • Audio
    • Video
    Tap an Option
  5. Tap an option:
    • Never
    • Wifi
    • Wifi or Cellular
    Tap an Option


Note For additional info on Verizon Messages (Message+), check out these FAQs.