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Four Methods:How to customize Notifications for the Messages app on MacHow to customize your Message received soundHow to save received filesHow to adjust the text size

Prefer to personalize your Messages experience on macOS? Figure out how! ,Messages for macOS offers a appropriate messaging experience away from the box, however the standard configurations aren't for all. It's good, then, that one could modify a variety of these settings, minor and major, to give exactly the perfect experience for the requires.No matter if it's customizing your alert sound or choosing in which messages can keep saved files, you may have a lot of solutions for customization. Continue reading to learn how to make Messages for Mac meet your needs.

Method 1 of 4: How to customize Notifications for the Messages app on Mac

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    Click the Apple icon in the upper left corner of the screen.
  2. 2
    Select System Preferences from the drop-down menu.
  3. 3
    Click on Notifications.
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    Scroll down and select Messages.
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    Click the alert style you'd like to see.
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    Click the drop down menu to choose when you want to see a message preview.
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    Click the checkbox next to each notification setting you'd like to enable or disable.

Method 2 of 4: How to customize your Message received sound

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    Launch Messages on your Mac.
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    Click on Messages in the Menu bar.
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    Click Preferences.
  4. 4
    Click the drop down menu next to Message received sound to open the list of tone options.
  5. 5
    Click your new notification sound.

Method 3 of 4: How to save received files

  1. 1
    Launch Messages on your Mac.
  2. 2
    Click on Messages in the Menu bar.
  3. 3
    Click Preferences.
  4. 4
    Click the drop down menu next to Save received files to.
  5. 5
    Click on the location to which received files should be saved.

Method 4 of 4: How to adjust the text size

  1. 1
    Launch Messages on your Mac.
  2. 2
    Click on Messages in the Menu bar.
  3. 3
    Click Preferences.
  4. 4
    Click and drag the slider next to Text size, to change the size of the text. Drag left to make Messages' text size smaller and right to make it larger.

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