How Can I Read My Messages When My Phone Is Locked?

Why does my phone say its locked?

What does it mean when a phone is locked.

When a handset is locked it means it will only work with the provider from whom you bought it.

If your phone is locked it won’t automatically become unlocked when your contract expires with your provider.

You’ll have to specifically ask your carrier to unlock it..

How can I read text messages on a locked phone?

To preview text messages in the lock screen go to setting in the messages app. Check “preview messages”. Now the actual text of the message will show on your lock screen.

How do I get Siri to read my messages when my phone is locked?

On the phone go to Settings > Notifications > Messages, then under Options find Show Preview. Mostlikly that option is set to When Unlocked (Default) or Never. Change it to Always. Lock your phone, then say “Hey Siri, read me my messages,” to test.

Why can’t I see my messages on lock screen?

Simply go to Settings > Notifications and select the app that you are not seeing its notifications, e.g., Messages, then switch off “Show in History”. … Go to Settings > Notifications > Select the app and toggle off “Allow Notifications” and wait a few seconds and then turn it back on.

How do I unlock my Messages app?

Unlocking your Android device when messages are receivedTap on the App Menu icon (3 vertical dots)Select Options.Select Behavior.Turn on Show on incoming message.Turn on And turn on the screen.