Turning OFF Message Preview On OnePlus 3

Turning OFF Message Preview On OnePlus 3
Turning OFF Message Preview On OnePlus 3

The OnePlus 3 has a message preview feature that allows you to see details about your messages from the lock screen. This is a useful feature for some users, but not everybody likes this feature. For example, some users may not want anybody who sees their phone to be able to view message information from the lock screen.

Fortunately, there is a method available for you to switch off the message preview feature on your OnePlus 3. It’s surprisingly easy to switch the message preview feature on and off, so if you ever change your mind about the feature you can follow this guide again.

So whether you don’t want somebody to be able to see your message previews, or if you’d rather turn it off for other reasons, take a look at the guide we have provided below.

This guide will explain how to disable the message preview feature on the OnePlus 3:

How to turn off Message Preview on OnePlus 3

  1. Make sure the OnePlus 3 is switched on
  2. Go to the app menu, then tap on the settings app
  3. Browse the applications and tap on Messages when you see it
  4. Once you’re in the messages, app, tap ‘Notifications’
  5. Search for the ‘Preview Message’ section
  6. There are two boxes in this section. One box is for “Lock Screen” and the other is for “Status Bar”
  7. Uncheck the boxes for each preview area you’d like to switch off.
If you ever want to switch preview messages back on, simply follow the guide above but this time check the boxes for the preview areas you’d like to switch on.

We hope this guide has helped you to disable the preview messages feature on your OnePlus 3.