|Feb 20, 2012, 03:31 AM||#1|
Setting to show text (sms) notification on lock screen but not message content
Just about every phone I have will give a notification of a new text while locked. I know the iphone goes one step further shows a preview and who it's from.
For privacy reasons (work and personal) I might not want people to see who is texting me or what it says. I would like a simple message saying "2 new messages", or "1 missed call" on the lock screen, so I do not have to unlock it every time to check.
How do I do this?
|Feb 20, 2012, 03:56 AM||#2|
(2) Text Message(s)
This has a preview! :O
This is a second message! :O
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Last edited by Jare; Feb 20, 2012 at 04:04 AM.
|Feb 20, 2012, 06:37 AM||#3|
Even if you turn off show preview, if you have your messages set to be listed in "Notifications", it'll show the details of the message in Notifications. I was messing around with this yesterday and couldn't find a way to make it NOT show the details of the message in Notification Center. The only thing I could think to do was turn Notification Center off. Bummer.
"Show Preview" off just makes the little pop up window say "Text message" or something like that. So it does a good job of keeping the message private. But the actual details of the message will still show in Noritication Center.
Unless I'm totally overlooking a setting?
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