Manage messages: Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Learn how to block, delete and save SMS / MMS messages on the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge.

 

 

 

Block messages or spam

From settings

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the Menu or MORE icon.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Block messages to select the check box.
  5. Tap Block list or Block number.
  6. Manually enter number and tap the + (plus sign) or choose from Inbox or Contacts.
  7. When finished, tap the back arrow.

 

From the number

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the conversation thread from the number you want to block.
  3. Tap the Menu or MORE icon.
  4. Tap Block number.
  5. Tap Message block to the move the slider to ON.
  6. Tap OK.

 

Unblock messages

From settings

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the Menu or MORE icon.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Block messages to select the check box.
  5. Tap Block list or Block number.
  6. Tap the minus sign next to the number you want to remove.
  7. When finished, tap the back arrow.

 

From the number

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the conversation thread from the number you want to unblock.
  3. Tap the Menu or MORE icon.
  4. Tap Block number.
  5. Tap Message block to the move the slider to OFF.
  6. Tap OK.

 

Delete picture messages (MMS)

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Select on the following options to delete messages:
    • Delete an individual message > Touch and hold the message you wish to delete.
    • Delete an individual message inside a conversation > If necessary, expand the conversation to view the individual messages > Touch and hold the message you wish to delete.
    • Delete an entire conversation > Touch and hold the conversation > Verify the conversation and Select all are checked.
  3. Once you've selected the message you want to delete, tap DELETE.
  4. Tap DELETE.

 

Delete text messages (SMS)

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Select one the following options to delete messages:
    • Delete an individual message > Touch and hold the message you wish to delete.
    • Delete an individual message inside a conversation > If necessary, expand the conversation to view the individual messages > Touch and hold the message you wish to delete.
    • Delete an entire conversation > Touch and hold the conversation > Verify the conversation and Select all are checked.
  3. Once you've selected the message you want to delete, tap DELETE.
  4. Tap DELETE.

 

Save pictures received in a message (MMS)

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the conversation thread containing the message you want to save.
  3. Touch and hold the picture you want to save.
  4. Tap Save attachment.
  5. Tap the file name to select the the check box.
  6. Tap Save.
  7. The image is now stored in your Gallery in the "download" folder.

 

SMS service center number

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the Menu or MORE icon.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap More settings.
  5. Tap Text messages.
  6. View the number under Message center.