How can you stop SMS messages from popping up on the Apple iPhone

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When getting an Apple iPhone, you can send short message with it. It is fun to communicate with your friends or family with the new iPhone. That's great! However, you know. When you are gaming or calling someone. You don't any text message to trouble you. So, how to stop SMS messages from popping up on Apple iPhone on the screen?

Yes. we know that your SMS are your personal information that you don't want to share with other person. If others are around your iPhone at the time of the SMS pop-up alert, they may open the the text or read your iPhone SMS as well. To protect your privacy or simply push SMS messages to the background, that's mean, you won't be disturbed by your SMS. You can turn off the message preview, located in your iPhone's "Messages" settings.

Now Tools you need:
* Mac Computer or Windows computer
* iPhone OS 3.0 or later
Before you do the change on iPhone. You'd better have a backup of your iPhone. Such as backup iPhone contacts, or backup iPhone SMS. You know, once the data be wiped, you can get the data file from backup files. If you like to read books on your iPhone and it gets annoying if you are texting some one to keep exiting your book app and having to open. Want to stop this? now, follow me. There There methods to stop SMS messages from popping up on Apple iPhone.

Method one.

1. Press the "Home" button on your iPhone, and tap the "Settings" icon on the screen.


2. Tap the "Messages" tab on your screen.

3 .Slide your finger across the switch on the "Show Preview" tab so that it reads "Off." Read more: How Do I Stop Text From Popping Up on My iPhone?

4. Slide your finger across the "Repeat Alert" tab so that it reads "Off." Press the "Home" button to exit the screen and save the changes. Read more: How Do I Stop Text From Popping Up on My iPhone?

Method two: Shut Down the Preview

Now, the second way to stop SMS messages from popping up on the iPhone is to shut off the SMS text message preview, which will actually solve the problem for most users even if it is not a complete cure. Start off by going to the iPhone Settings and then go down to Messages, which is in the third block of options right under Safari and right above iPod. In Messages you will want to turn off both Show Preview and Repeat Alert, which will stop the message from just coming up on your iPhone. The Repeat Alert is the secondary alert that lets you know a text message is present if you do not actually acknowledge the text message is there.

Method three: Passcode Protection

Now, the second way to stop SMS messages from popping up on the iPhone is to shut off the SMS text message preview, which will actually solve the problem for most users even if it is not a complete cure. Start off by going to the iPhone Settings and then go down to Messages, which is in the third block of options right under Safari and right above iPod. In Messages you will want to turn off both Show Preview and Repeat Alert, which will stop the message from just coming up on your iPhone. The Repeat Alert is the secondary alert that lets you know a text message is present if you do not actually acknowledge the text message is there.