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Web Previews Download MMS automatically Message Delivery Report Spam protection

Web Previews

Preview maps can be displayed for incoming messages (SMS). For example, if a link to Google Maps is sent, a section of the shared location is displayed. The same applies to messages with links to web pages.

Automatic preview can be turned on/off on the LG smartphone, and there is also a setting to download preview maps only via the WLAN network.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Messages -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Settings
Step 4:  Tap on  General
Step 5:  Tap on  Automatic previews
Step 6:  Enable or Disable  Show only web link previews
  1. Open the Messages-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Settings
  4. Tap on General
  5. Tap on Automatic previews
  6. Enable or Disable Show only web link previews

Download MMS automatically

MMS content is downloaded automatically on the LG smartphone. depending on the tariff/contract, this can cause additional costs. in the settings of the messages app, automatic downloading can be switched on or off.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Messages -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Open the  Settings
Step 4:  Tap on desired  SIM card
Step 5:  Enable or Disable  Auto-download MMS
  1. Open the Messages-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Open the Settings
  4. Tap on desired SIM card
  5. Enable or Disable Auto-download MMS

Message Delivery Report

When a message (SMS) is sent from the LG smartphone, we usually do not know if it has arrived at the recipient's. With the SMS delivery report, which is deactivated by default, we can find out when the SMS was received.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Messages -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Settings
Step 4:  Tap on desired  SIM card
Step 5:  Enable or Disable  Get SMS delivery reports
  1. Open the Messages-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Settings
  4. Tap on desired SIM card
  5. Enable or Disable Get SMS delivery reports

Spam protection

Since 2019, the messages app includes an integrated spam protection which is activated by default on the LG smartphone, but it is not yet known how exactly the spam protection works.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Messages -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Settings
Step 4:  Tap on  General
Step 5:  Tap on  Spam protection
Step 6:  Enable or Disable  Enable spam protection
  1. Open the Messages-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Settings
  4. Tap on General
  5. Tap on Spam protection
  6. Enable or Disable Enable spam protection

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