LG K8 V - Turn Premium SMS Permissions On / Off

If you're having issues sending text messages to short codes view this info to see how to check permission settings.

Note Notes:

  • Steps only apply if you've previously used a messaging app to send a text to a premium content provider or short code.
  • Short codes are typically 5 or 6 digit numbers commonly used when participating in contests, making donations, etc.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Application manager.
  2. From the 'All apps' list, tap one of the Messaging apps.
  3. Tap Message app.
  4. Tap Special access (located under 'Advanced').
  5. Tap Premium SMS access.
  6. From the 'Premium SMS' access screen, tap the app then select an option:
    Note Apps listed vary and only appear if they've previously been used for premium messaging.
    • Ask
    • Never allow
    • Always allow
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