How do I get rid of Amber Alerts on my phone?

For Samsung Galaxy Note II or S4 owners, here's a step-by-step guide to silencing the notifications.
  1. Open your Messaging app.
  2. Tap the Menu button on the bottom right of your screen.
  3. Tap Settings and scroll down.
  4. Tap Emergency Alerts.
  5. Uncheck AMBER alerts. In this same menu you can disable severe weather alerts too.
A.

How do I stop emergency alerts on my phone?

Emergency alerts
  1. Tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Messaging.
  3. Tap Menu.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Scroll down to the 'EMERGENCY ALERTS' section, then tap Receive Emergency Alerts.
  6. Choose from the following: Extreme Imminent Threat Alerts. Severe Imminent Threat Alerts. AMBER Alerts.
  • How do I stop emergency alerts on my phone?

    Emergency alerts
    1. Tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Messaging.
    3. Tap Menu.
    4. Tap Settings.
    5. Scroll down to the 'EMERGENCY ALERTS' section, then tap Receive Emergency Alerts.
    6. Choose from the following: Extreme Imminent Threat Alerts. Severe Imminent Threat Alerts. AMBER Alerts.
  • How do I turn off Amber Alerts on my Galaxy s8?

    Emergency alerts
    1. Swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray, from the Home screen.
    2. Tap Messages.
    3. Tap the 3 dots icon in the top right.
    4. Tap Settings > Emergency alert settings.
    5. Tap Emergency alerts to set which alert types to receive.
    6. Select or clear the check boxes for: Imminent extreme alert. Imminent severe alert.
  • How do you turn off the Amber Alert on a Xperia Sony?

    Emergency alerts
    1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
    2. Scroll to and tap Civil alerts.
    3. Tap the Menu icon in the upper-right corner.
    4. Tap Settings.
    5. Select or clear check boxes for the following options: Extreme alerts. Severe alerts. AMBER alerts.
B.

How do I turn off Amber Alerts on my Galaxy s8?

Emergency alerts
  1. Swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray, from the Home screen.
  2. Tap Messages.
  3. Tap the 3 dots icon in the top right.
  4. Tap Settings > Emergency alert settings.
  5. Tap Emergency alerts to set which alert types to receive.
  6. Select or clear the check boxes for: Imminent extreme alert. Imminent severe alert.
  • What is the emergency mode for?

    Emergency mode enables you to extend your device's standby time when you are in an emergency situation and you want your device to conserve power to extend its standby time for as long as possible. You will be able to use the Phone app to make a call to a specified contact and also to make emergency calls.
  • Do Androids get Amber Alerts?

    To disable emergency alerts in stock Android, head to Settings, click on the More option under the Wireless & Networks section, and scroll down to the Cell Broadcasts settings. Once opened, you will be given the option to disable extreme threats, severe threats, and Amber Alerts.
  • How do I turn off Amber Alerts on my LG phone?

    Emergency alerts
    1. From any Home screen, tap Messaging.
    2. Tap the Menu key.
    3. Tap Settings.
    4. Scroll down to and tap Emergency alerts.
    5. Select or clear check boxes for the following options. Presidential alerts cannot be turned off. Imminent extreme alerts. Imminent severe alerts. Amber alerts.
C.

How do I turn off Amber Alerts on my LG phone?

Emergency alerts
  1. From any Home screen, tap Messaging.
  2. Tap the Menu key.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Scroll down to and tap Emergency alerts.
  5. Select or clear check boxes for the following options. Presidential alerts cannot be turned off. Imminent extreme alerts. Imminent severe alerts. Amber alerts.
  • How do you turn off Amber Alerts on LG k10?

    Emergency alerts
    1. From any home screen, tap Messaging.
    2. Tap the Menu icon.
    3. Under 'ADVANCED SETTINGS', tap More.
    4. Tap Emergency alerts.
    5. Select or clear check boxes for the following options: Note: Presidential are always on and cannot be turned off. Imminent extreme alerts. Imminent severe alerts. AMBER alerts.
  • How do you get your Iphone unlocked if you forgot your password?

    Erase your device with recovery mode to remove your passcode
    1. Connect your iOS device to your computer and open iTunes.
    2. While your device is connected, force restart it:
    3. When you see the option to Restore or Update, choose Restore.
    4. Wait for the process to finish.
  • How many attempts do you get to unlock an Iphone?

    Seven gives you 5 minutes, eight gives 15, and nine 1 hour. After ten failed attempts, the system will either lock you out completely or erase your data, depending on your settings. Once locked out, you will need to sync with iTunes to restore, so make sure you have current backups, or are backing up to iCloud.

Updated: 3rd October 2019

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