Advanced messaging: Samsung Galaxy S8+

Use these steps to set up and use SMS / MMS messages with advanced messaging on the Samsung Galaxy S8+.

 

 

 

Change advanced messaging settings

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Messages.
  3. Tap the 3 dot icon.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Chat settings.
  6. Select the following options to modify your settings:
    • Send read receipt (ON/OFF)
    • Multimedia limit
      • Automatically accept all
      • Automatically accept files less than 9765MB in size
    • Roaming auto download (ON/OFF)
    • Image size
      • Best available
      • Original
      • Large (50%)
      • Medium (20%)
      • Small (10%)
    • Share typing indications (ON/OFF)

 

Turn advanced messaging on / off

To use advanced messaging, participants must have Wi-Fi calling enabled. To turn advanced messaging on or off, follow these steps:

 

Turn ON/OFF Wi-Fi Calling

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Connections, then tap More connection settings.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi Calling.
  5. Slide the Wi-Fi calling switch right to the ON position.
  6. Select Wi-Fi preferred or Never use Cellular Network to turn on Wi-Fi calling.