How to activate SMS notifications on Samsung Galaxy S5 after updating Android 5.0 Lollipop

How To Activate SMS Notifications – When you have updated your Samsung Galaxy S5 with Android 5.0 Lollipop, you may find a problem that your smartphone doesn’t have notifications of new SMS, neither tone nor vibration. Usually this problem is due to a faulty setting in Android message settings.

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How to Activate SMS Notifications on Samsung Galaxy S5

Considering the problem, we would like to show you how to fix the problem. You can change the setting in Android message settings on your Samsung Galaxy S5 to re-activate the SMS notifications.

From your home screen, go to Settings -> Section Applications -> News -> Notifications

In notifications sub menu, make sure that the control bar on the top right is “On”. If this is not the issue, switch it from “Off” to “On”. This action activates notifications for SMS on Lollipop Galaxy S5.

Now, you can test the result of the SMS notifications. It should be notified by tone or vibration when you receive SMS on your Galaxy S5.

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