Read a text message

Note : This won't disable the read receipts for group chats or play receipts for voice messages.

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There's no way to turn these settings off. How can we help you? Android Security and Privacy. Checking Read Receipts Check marks will appear next to each message you send.

Here's what each one indicates: Message successfully sent. Message successfully delivered to the recipient's phone. The recipient has read your message.

Message info For any message that you send, you'll be able to see a Message info screen, displaying the details of when your message was delivered, read or played by the recipient. To see the Message info screen: Open a chat with a contact or group. Tap and hold your sent message. The Message info screen shows: Delivered when your message is delivered to your recipient's phone, but the recipient hasn't yet seen it.

Read or Seen when the recipient has read your message or seen your picture, audio file or video. For a voice message, the recipient has seen but hasn't yet played it. To turn off read receipt, just reverse the option in chat features. Anyway, since people have got used to new things, like WhatsApp and Viber, it is unreasonable for us to give up text message apps that support read receipt.

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Toggle navigation. Guide current Purchase Toolkit Support Blog. Requirements for Android Messages Read Receipt Android Messages is built with a lot of advanced functions, like read receipt, group message, emoji, audio message, location, links preview, etc.

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Both the sender and receiver use Android Messages as default message app. Use the carriers that support RCS. The message receiver must have enabled Send Read Receipts on the other side. Network connection, either Wi-Fi or Cellular data network. Set up Chat Features Step 1.

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Open Android Messages. Step 2. Step 3.

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Tap Yes. Turn on Read Receipt Step 1. Step 4.