Why are text messages not showing on home screen?
Furthermore, why are my messages not showing up on my home screen?
Tap the "Settings" app on your iPhone home screen. Tap "Notifications" and then tap "Messages." You'll arrive at the Messages screen. Enable Show on Lock Screen to view your text message alerts in your iPhone's lock screen.
Also, what do you do when your messages don't pop up? Open up Settings and tap Apps & Notifications. Tap Notifications and look for “On the lock screen.” This setting might already say “Show all notification content.” Tap on it.
- Show all notification content.
- Hide sensitive notification content.
- Don't show notifications at all.
Hereof, how do I get my text messages to show up on my home screen?
Go into your messaging app, then select the 3 vertical dots at the top right hand corner of your screen. Select setting, then notifications. You should then see an option under "preview message" to tick a box to view on lock screen and/or status bar.
Why are my texts not coming through?
If you have an iPhone and another iOS device, like an iPad, your iMessage settings might be set to receive and start messages from your Apple ID instead of your phone number. To check if your phone number is set to send and receive messages, go to Settings > Messages, and tap Send & Receive.