Manage messages: Samsung Galaxy S9

Learn how to block, delete and save SMS / MMS messages on the Samsung Galaxy S9.

 

 

 

Block messages or spam

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Messages icon.
  2. Tap Menu > Settings > Block numbers and messages > Block numbers.
  3. Manually enter number and tap the + (plus sign) or choose from INBOX or CONTACTS.
  4. When finished, tap the back arrow.

 

Unblock messages

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Messages icon.
  2. Tap Menu > Settings > Block numbers and messages > Block numbers.
  3. Tap the minus sign next to the number you want to remove.
  4. When finished, tap the back arrow.

 

Delete picture messages (MMS)

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Messages icon.
  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 the trash can > DELETE.

 

Delete text messages (SMS)

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Messages icon.
  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 the trash can > DELETE.

 

Save pictures received in a message (MMS)

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

 

SMS service center number

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Messages icon.
  2. Tap Menu > Settings > More settings > Text messages.
  3. View the Message center number.