Manage messages: Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime

Learn how to block, delete and save SMS / MMS messages on the Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime.

 

 

 

Block messages or spam

 

From settings

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the 3 dots icon.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Block messages.
  5. Tap Block numbers.
  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 3 dots icon.
  4. Tap Block numbers.
  5. Tap Message block to the move the slider to ON.
  6. Tap OK.

 

Unblock messages

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the 3 dots icon.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Block messages.
  5. Tap Block numbers.
  6. Tap the minus sign next to the number you want to remove.
  7. When finished, tap the back arrow.

 

Delete picture messages (MMS)

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Select on the following options to delete messages:
    • Delete an individual message
      1. Touch and hold the message you wish to delete.
    • Delete an individual message inside a conversation
      1. If necessary, expand the conversation to view the individual messages
      2. Touch and hold the message you wish to delete.
    • Delete an entire conversation
      1. Touch and hold the conversation.
      2. 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
      1. Touch and hold the message you wish to delete.
    • Delete an individual message inside a conversation
      1. If necessary, expand the conversation to view the individual messages
      2. Touch and hold the message you wish to delete.
    • Delete an entire conversation
      1. Touch and hold the conversation.
      2. 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 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 3 dots icon.
  3. Tap Settings > More settings.
  4. Tap Text messages.
  5. View the number under Message center.