Introduction: The Different Types of Alerts
Steps how to turn on amber alerts on galaxy s7:In order to activate the alerts, you will need to go through the system settings.
The system alerts can be activated through different means when the phone is not in use.
In order to activate the alerts, you will need to go through the system settings.
The system alerts can be activated through different means when the phone is not in use.Ambient mode for screen: When your screen is off, but still plugged into power source, a notification icon appears at the top of your screen displaying notifications and a bell icon at any point of battery percentage drop-off or low levels.
Tap the bell icon on your lock screen to view the notification(s).
If you have a notification, tap the corresponding app to launch it.
In case you have not yet activated your phone, and you are activating it for the first time, follow these steps.
The AMBER ALERT system is set up to be the first responder in times of need. The system is activated when a threat or emergency has been reported in North America or Canada. This is for the purpose of locating missing children, or those in imminent danger. The criteria to activate an amber alert is when the following has taken place:
Any person or group of people has been attacked, or any individual(s) are in danger in any way. The missing person is under the age of 17 and has not been gone for over 2 hours. The threat that is being made to the incident is sexual abuse, kidnapping, homicide or abduction. The missing person is physically or mentally disabled. The vehicle that is being used by the criminal holds the missing person.
Conclusion: There are many reasons why you may want to turn an alert on or off. Consider which type of alerts is important for you and these step-by-step instructions will guide you through.
The AMBER (America’s Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response) system is a national alerting system that is run by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children. The alert is used primarily to locate abducted children, but it may be activated in other situations such as missing persons, endangered missing persons or suspect fugitives.
The AMBER system is used to broadcast information about a missing person and the suspect in the disappearance. The system premiered in 1996 in Texas and has spread to 43 states. The name comes from 9 year-old Amber Hagerman, who was abducted and murdered while riding her bicycle in Arlington, Texas.
In order to turn on AMBER alerts on your Galaxy S7, go to: Apps > Settings > My device tab > Emergency alerts. Scroll down until you see AMBER alert settings. Turn on Amber alerts.
If you want to turn off AMBER alerts, go to: Apps > Settings > My device tab > Emergency alerts. Scroll down again until you see AMBER alert settings. Uncheck the box next to ‘Turn on AMBER Alerts’.