Samsung Galaxy J7 V / J7 (2nd Gen.) - Text Message Notification Settings

Note If Messages is disabled, ensure Messages is set as the default app.

  1. From a Home screen swipe up, then tap Messages Messages icon.
  2. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (upper-right).
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Notifications.
  5. Tap the Show notifications switch to turn on On switch icon or off Off switch icon.
  6. Tap App icon badges to turn on or off.
  7. Tap an alert type (e.g., Emergency Alerts, General notifications, New Messages) then configure the following:
    • Notification style (e.g., Sound and pop-up, Sound, Silent, etc.)
    • Sound (e.g., Silent, Beep Once, Carnival, etc.)
    • Vibrate
      Note Tap to turn on or off.
    • App icon badges
      Note Tap to turn on or off.
    • Lock screen (e.g., Show content, Hide content, Don't show notifications)
    • Ignore Do not disturb
      Note Tap to turn on or off.