How Do I Turn Off Message Alerts While My SGH-A687 Phone Is In Silent Mode?

Handset sounds, such as audible message alerts and ringtones are all profile dependent. Profiles contain all the information associated with the volume settings and levels of the handset. This includes ringers, alarms, notifications, and system sounds. The profile message alert type & tone allows you to choose the alert type that sounds when receiving a new text messages, Multimedia messages, and Email. There are four different profiles that are preloaded and all have the ability to be edited.

  • Edit Silent Profile
    1. While in standby mode, press the right soft key for Menu
    2. Select Settings (#)
    3. Select Sound Profile (2)
    4. Highlight the Silent profile , using the navigation keys, then press the key to Edit
    1. Highlight the Call tab, using the left or right navigation keys
      • Highlight Call Alert Type, using the navigation keys, then press the key for Change
      • Highlight either Vibration or Mute, using the navigation keys
      • Press the left soft key for Select to save the Call Alert Type setting
    2. Highlight the Message tab, using the left or right navigation keys
      • Highlight Message Alert Type, using the navigation keys, then press the key for Change
      • Highlight either Vibration or Mute, using the navigation keys
      • Press the left soft key for Select to save the Message Alert Type setting
      • Highlight Message Alert Repetition, using the navigation keys, then press the key for Change
      • Highlight either Once or Periodic, using the navigation keys
      • Press the left soft key for Select to save the Message Alert Repetition setting
    3. Press the left soft key to Save the Silent Profile settings 

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