No sound for text messagesSupport


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  1. Podivin

    Podivin VIP Member VIP Member This Topic's Starter

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    When I receive a text message the phone vibrates, but it doesn't make any noise.
    I've checked the settings under Sounds, Volumes and in the messaging app itself (stock app) everything seems to be set correctly for it to have a notification sound.
    Any thoughts on what I'm missing?

    BTW, I installed Handcent, it made the proper sound, but I'd prefer to use the stock app if possible.

    Thanks.
     

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  2. OliMic

    OliMic New Member

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    Uninstall Handcent and reboot the phone. That should help.
     
  3. Podivin

    Podivin VIP Member VIP Member This Topic's Starter

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    Rebooted several times, it didn't work before Handcent, that was just an experiment I did to see if ANY messaging app would make a sound (it did).
     
  4. tytlyf

    tytlyf Well-Known Member

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    Open up the messaging app and go into it's settings. From there you should be able to control the notification and sounds.
     
  5. bedwards1000

    bedwards1000 New Member

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    The volume for incoming calls, notifications, system and other sounds are independent. Either open up the screen to set the text notification sound and adjust the volume with the volume controls or go to the settings/volume screen and see if the volume for notifications is turned all the way down.
     

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