Samsung Galaxy S® 4 - Auto Receive Messages


  • Messages must be set as the default messaging app.
  • If you're not receiving picture / video messages, follow the steps below to ensure 'Auto-retrieve' is turned on.


  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps (lower-right).
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Messaging.
  3. Tap the Menu icon Menu (lower-left).
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. From the MULTIMEDIA MESSAGE (MMS) SETTINGS section, select any of the following:
    Note Enabled when a checkmark is present.
    • Auto-retrieve
    • Roaming auto-retrieve
      Note Enabling this option may incur roaming charges.