Manage messages: Google Nexus 5

    Learn how to block, delete and save SMS / MMS messages on the Google Nexus 5.

     

     

     

    Block messages or spam

    1. From any Home screen, tap tap the Hangouts icon.
    2. Tap the conversation of the contact you want to block.
    3. Tap the Menu icon.
    4. Tap People & options.
    5. Tap Block (contacts name).
    6. Tap Block.

     

    Unblock messages

    1. From any Home screen, tap tap the Hangouts icon.
    2. Tap the Menu icon.
    3. Tap Settings.
    4. Tap SMS.
    5. Tap Blocked numbers.
    6. Tap Unblock.

     

    Delete picture messages (MMS)

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Messaging or Hangouts icon.
    2. Tap and hold the message you want to delete.
    3. Tap the Trash can icon to delete.

     

    Delete text messages (SMS)

    1. From any Home screen, tap tap the Messaging or Hangouts icon.
    2. Tap and hold the message you want to delete.
    3. Tap the Trash can icon to delete.

     

    Save pictures received in a message (MMS)

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Messaging or Hangouts icon.
    2. Tap the message that contains the picture.
    3. Tap the picture you want to save.
    4. Tap the Menu icon.
    5. Tap Save. "Photo has been saved" briefly displays to confirm.
    6. To retrieve the saved picture go to All Apps > Gallery.

     

    SMS service center number

    We're sorry, but this feature is not available on this device.