Note: Next-Gen Messaging gives you enhanced chat messaging features in select conversations with other Next-Gen Messaging users including group chats, read receipts, audio messaging, and more.
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From the Home screen, tap the Messages icon.
Note: Next-Gen Messaging requires Android 5.1 Lollipop or higher, Android Messages verison 4.3 or higher, and a connection to a wireless monthly plan with data or a Wi-Fi network on a compatible device.
- Step 2 of 7:
Note: You may need to wait until your Next-Gen Messaging features are activated.
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Tap the Menu icon.
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- Step 5 of 7:
Tap Chat features.
- Step 6 of 7:
Tap or slide the Enable chat features switch to ON or OFF.
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You've completed the steps!