How To Turn On Advanced Messaging On Any Samsung Galaxy

With step by step guide, I will teach you how to turn on Advanced Messaging on any Samsung Galaxy. If you have been finding it very difficult to turn on your advanced messaging” definitely this tutorial will be very helpful to you. It’s very easy and won’t take you up to 3 minutes to turn it on.


Advanced Messaging is the next generation of messaging available over the Bell LTE network and while roaming in the U.S. Advanced Messaging builds on traditional text messages (SMS) and picture/video messaging (MMS) by adding a variety of new features, including:  Messages up to 8000 characters, File transfers to support high-quality pictures, longer videos and additional file types (e.g., PDF, XLS, ZIP), Group chats with up to 100 participants.

Enhanced delivery notifications to show if your message has been delivered or read, and if the other party is typing • Unified inbox that merges all Advanced Messaging, SMS and MMS messages with the same contact into one conversation history If you have a Samsung device released in or after 2021, or any other Android device running OS 5.0 (Lollipop) or higher, check out Messages by Google.


How To Turn On Advanced Messaging On Any Samsung Galaxy


  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the MORE icon.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Chat settings.
  5. Select the following options to modify your settings:
    • Send read receipt (ON/OFF)
    • Multimedia limit
      • Automatically accept all
      • Automatically accept files less than 3000 MB in size
    • Roaming auto download (ON/OFF)
    • Image size
      • Best available
      • Original
      • Large (50%)
      • Medium (20%)
      • Small (10%)
    • Share typing indications (ON/OFF)

Turn Advanced Messaging On / Off


To use advanced messaging, participants must have VoLTE and Wi-Fi calling enabled. To turn advanced messaging on or off, follow these steps:

  1. From any Home screen, tap Phone.
  2. Tap the MORE icon.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Voice over LTE settings.
  5. Select one of the following:
    • Turn on: Use VoLTE when available
    • Turn off: Do not use VoLTE

How To Send message

To send a message via Advanced Messaging, just follow the same steps as sending a regular text message.
  1. Open the Messages app.
  2. Select the compose icon.
  3. Select a contact or enter the recipient’s phone number.
  4. Enter your message.
  5. Select Send or Blue Arrow on GS9/9+

For Samsung Galaxy Note8, S7 and newer, A5 (2017), A8, J3 Prime and J3 (2018)

  • Open your messaging App
  • Type text and Click send.

If a message appears in a green bubble, it was sent via Advanced Messaging. A yellow bubble indicates a message sent via SMS or MMS.