How to Turn Off Text Message Notifications on Android Phone

Last Updated on May 20, 2020 by Bestusefultips

Annoying by constant notifications on your Android devices? Here’s how to turn off message notifications on the Android phone home screen and lock screen. Your phone receives the different types of messages notifications such as text messages, MMS (multimedia messages), push messages, social media (WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram), etc. When turning on message notification, you can see the new messages as pop-ups on your phone screen. By default show all the notification content on the lock screen. Also, change message notification sound and turn on/off vibration using message notification settings.

When you disable message notifications on an android phone and tablet, you can’t see any incoming message notification on your android device. Also, block app notifications if you don’t want to show a message on the phone. You can only see all incoming messages on your android phone messages.

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How to Turn Off Message Notifications on Android Phone and Tablet

If you have the latest Android Messages app, you can turn off text notifications on your Android phone using the below settings.

Turn Off Message Notifications (Stock Android 10)

Step 1: Open the Message app.

Disable message notifications on your Android Smartphone

Step 2: Tap Three vertical dots (More) at the top right corner

Disable notifications on Android Messages

Step 3: Tap Settings.

Message notification Settings in latest Android devices

Step 4: Tap Notifications.

Turn Off Annoying Notifications on Android devices

Step 5: Toggle off Incoming notifications to turn off notifications from the lock screen only.

How to Turn Off Text Message Notifications on Android Phone

Step 6: Toggle off Show notifications to blocking notifications from appearing on your phone.

Alternative Way: Settings > Apps & notifications > See all apps > Tap Messages > Notifications > Toggle off Show notifications

Turn Off Annoying Notifications For Individual App (Stock Android 10)

Step 1: Go to Settings.

Step 2: Tap Apps & notifications.

Step 3: Tap See all apps.

If you want to disable system app notifications, tap Three vertical dots > show system.

Step 4: Select the app from the list.

Turn off text notifications on your Android phone

Step 5: Tap Notifications.

Here, you can individually turn off Group notifications, message notifications, call notifications, and more.

Step 6: Toggle off Show notifications to block app notifications.

For Android 5.1.2 Lollipop & Marshmallow 6.0

Step 1: Open the “Messages” app on your android lollipop device.

Tap on more option in top right side corner on android

 Step 2: Tap on “More” on top of the right side corner.

Tap on settings

Step 3: Tap on “Settings”.

Tap on notifiation under settings

Step 4: Tap on “Notifications”.

turn on message notifications on android phone

By default turn on message notification on your android device. Choose from the SIM 1/SIM 2 want to turn off message notification.

How to turn off message notifications on android phone

Step 5: “Turn off “the toggle button on your android phone.

That’ll. Now in your android device, you can’t see any message notification, notification sound, and vibrations.

Enable Dark Mode on Android Messages App

If you have the latest version of the android messages app on your phone, you can turn on a dark theme on your Android messages app using the below settings.

Step 1: Open the Android messages app in your android device.

Step 2: Tap Three vertical dots (More).

Step 3: Tap Enable dark mode.

If you have running android 10 devices, you need to activate a dark theme to change the system-wide dark mode in your devices.

Above you can see the steps to turn off message notifications on Android phones. If any issue on the above-given steps then comments below box.

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