1. AC Question's Avatar
    My dispatch sends a text but it's a email adresdress how do I get it to have its own custom notification
    03-05-2015 01:33 PM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Which messaging app are you using, the stock Messaging one?

    I use Hangouts for SMS, and one possible way is to do the following:

    1. After you get at least one text message from the email address, go to that conversation.
    2. Tap the Menu button, then People & Options.
    3. Make sure Notifications is turned on for the conversation, and then tap Chat Message Sound to select a specific tone.

    Now, the next time you get a text from that email address (which will be added on to the conversation), it should play that specific notification tone.
    03-05-2015 06:01 PM
  3. Mike Cole4's Avatar
    I use the stock message app
    03-05-2015 11:39 PM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    I'm not sure if your stock Messaging app has a similar setting. You can play around with it to see if it has anything like what I just described on Hangouts. But at least you know Hangouts is an option--and you can make Hangouts your default SMS app as well.
    03-06-2015 12:23 AM

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