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Auto-download MMS Use simple characters Receive SMS delivery reports Service messages SIM card messages Messages for web Spam protection

Auto-download MMS

If you receive a message on your Huawei device, and it is a MMS, your device will download the attached files automatically. This is activated by default. If you need more control over your data plan, you can also disable this function and download MMS manually.

Note: If this is activated, you will be asked for settings regarding downloading MMS automatically while roaming is active. 

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open  Messages
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Advanced
Step 5:  Activate or deactivate  Auto-downloading MMS
  1. Open Messages
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the settings
  4. Tap on Advanced
  5. Activate or deactivate Auto-downloading MMS

Use simple characters

If this is activated on your Huawei device, all special characters are converted within an SMS so you wont waste too many characters.

Note: This option is best if you don't have a SMS-Flat.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open  Messages
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Advanced
Step 5:  Activate or deactivate  Use simple characters
  1. Open Messages
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the settings
  4. Tap on Advanced
  5. Activate or deactivate Use simple characters

Receive SMS delivery reports

If this is activated on your Huawei device, you will receive a delivery report which shows, that your SMS reached its destination.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open  Messages
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Advanced
Step 5:  Activate or deactivate  SMS delivery reports
  1. Open Messages
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the settings
  4. Tap on Advanced
  5. Activate or deactivate SMS delivery reports

Service messages

If you do not want to receive service messages from your provider, you can deactivate them in the message settings.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open  Messages
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Advanced
Step 5:  Activate or deactivate  Service messages
  1. Open Messages
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the settings
  4. Tap on Advanced
  5. Activate or deactivate Service messages

SIM card messages

If you still have older SMS messages, for example from your beloved ones, on your SIM card, don't worry, they are not lost. You can get them back over the menu of the Huawei smartphone. 

 

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open  Messages
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Advanced
Step 5:  Tap on  SIM card messages
  1. Open Messages
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the settings
  4. Tap on Advanced
  5. Tap on SIM card messages

Messages for web

We can pair the Huawei smartphone with the PC or laptop using QR Code to receive and send messages directly on the computer by visiting Messages for web on the computer's browser and scanning the displayed QR Code on the Huawei device to authenticate.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Messages app
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Messages for web
Step 4:  Tap on  QR code scanner  and follow the instructions on screen
  1. Open the Messages app
  2. Open the menu
  3. Tap on Messages for web
  4. Tap on QR code scanner and follow the instructions on screen

Spam protection

We can enable or disable spam protection for received messages on the Huawei smartphone, which detects spam messages and sends information to Google, without disclosing the phone number or message content.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Messages app
Step 2:  Open the  menu
Step 3:  Open the  Settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Spam protection
Step 5:  Enable or disable  s  pam protection
  1. Open the Messages app
  2. Open the menu
  3. Open the Settings
  4. Tap on Spam protection
  5. Enable or disable spam protection

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