Google Pixel 3a - Text Message Notification Settings

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

  1. From a Home screen, touch and swipe up to display all apps.
  2. Tap Messages Messages app icon.
  3. Tap the Menu icon Action overflow icon (upper-right) then tap Settings.
  4. Tap Notifications.
  5. Tap the Notifications switch to turn on On icon or off Off icon.
    Note Ensure the switch is in the on position to configure additional settings.
  6. Tap Advanced.
  7. Tap Sound and select an option (e.g., None, Chime, etc.) then tap Save.
  8. Tap Vibrate to turn on or off.
  9. Tap the Show notification dot to turn on or off.
  10. Tap Override Do Not Disturb to turn on or off.