Download and Install - Verizon Messages - Apple® iPhone®

Note Notes:


  1. From the Home screen, tap App Store.
    Tap App Store
  2. Tap Search tab.
    Tap Search
  3. Tap the Search field and enter verizon messages then tap Search.
    Tap Search
  4. Tap Message+.
    Tap Message+
  5. Tap the Download icon.
    Tap the Download Icon
  6. If prompted, tap Use existing Apple ID.
  7. Enter the Apple ID and password then tap OK.
    Note The Apple ID is the email address associated with the account.
  8. Once the app has completed the downloading and installing process, tap Open.
    Tap Open
  9. Press the Menu button to return to the Home screen.
    Press the menu button
  10. Tap VZ Messages.
    Note To locate the app, it may be necessary to slide finger left or right on the home screen.
    Tap VZ Messages
  11. Tap Allow to give permission for Verizon Messages to send you notifications.
    Tap Allow
  12. Tap Start Messaging.
    Tap Start Messaging
  13. Tap OK to give permission for Verizon Messages to access your contacts.
    Tap OK
  14. Tap OK to give permission for Verizon Messages to access your microphone.
    Tap OK
  15. Enter the 10-digit Verizon Wireless mobile number that the device is to be paired with then tap Send Code.
    Tap Send Code
  16. Enter the security code from the text message.
    Enter the Security Code
  17. Tap an option to enter a Emergency 911 address and turn on Integrated Calling:
    • Later
    • Update Now
      1. Either tap Locate Me to use your current location or enter an address.
        • If Locate Me is selected tap Allow to give Verizon Messages permission to access your location.
      2. Tap Save (located in upper right).
    Select an Option
  18. If prompted with the What's New screen, review the new features then tap Close.
    Tap Close


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