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Use these steps to set up and use SMS / MMS messages with advanced messaging on the Samsung Galaxy S8.

Change advanced messaging settings

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap the Messages icon.
  3. Tap Menu > Settings > Chat settings.
  4. Select the following options to modify your settings:
    • Send read receipt
    • Multimedia limit
    • Image size
    • Share typing indications
    • Use nickname in chat
    • Set alias

Turn advanced messaging on / off

Advanced messaging settings can be changed but the feature cannot be turned off. It is an always-on feature for this device.

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