Turn Voice notifications on or off

Get notified about your text messages, missed calls, or voicemail.

Change your notifications

By default, you're notified when there's a new text message, missed call, or voicemail in the Google Voice app.

  1. On your Android device, open the Voice app Google Voice.
  2. At the top left, tap Menu Menu and then Settings.
  3. Under Messages, Calls, or Voicemail, tap the notification setting:
    • Message notifications
    • Missed call notifications
    • Voicemail notifications
  4. Tap On or Off.
  5. If On, set the following options:
    • Importance—Tap, and then select the level of importance for notifications.
    • Sound—Tap, select a ringtone, and then tap Ok.
    • Vibrate—Turn on or off. Available if Importance is set to High or Urgent.
    • On the lock screen—Tap, and then select the notification content to show.
    • Show notification dot—Turn on or off.
    • Override Do Not Disturb—Turn on or off. Available if Importance is set to High or Urgent.

Get an email when you miss a call

  1. On your Android device, open the Voice app Google Voice.
  2. At the top left, tap Menu Menu and then Settings.
  3. Under Calls, turn on Get email alerts for missed calls.
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