How to Use Messages on Letgo on Android


This wikiHow teaches you how to send and receive messages in Letgo on an Android phone or tablet. You'll also learn how to enable push notifications for new chat activity so you never miss an important message.

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Sending a New Message

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It’s the red icon that says ″letgo″ in white cursive letters. You’ll usually find it on the home screen or in the app drawer.

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You can message any seller directly from any of their item listings.

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It's the field that says "Hi! Is this still available?" at the bottom of the screen. This springs open your keyboard. The ″Hi! Is this still available?″ line is a suggested message you may want to send. If you don’t want to type your own message, tap the red Send button to send it. Other suggested messages appear in smaller text above the typing area. You can tap any of these to send them instead of typing your own message.

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The message is now sent to the seller. When the seller responds, you’ll receive a notification (as long as you’ve for Letgo).

Part 2
Reading and Replying to Messages

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It’s the red icon that says ″letgo″ in white cursive letters. You’ll usually find it on the home screen or in the app drawer.

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It’s at the top-left corner of the screen.

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A list of your conversations will appear. You can also skip directly to an unread message by tapping Notifications and then selecting the unread message.

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If the message is unread, you’ll see a red circle containing the number of unread messages in the conversation.

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It’s the blank field at the bottom of the screen. To start typing, tap the field to spring open your keyboard.

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It’s the paper airplane icon at the bottom-right corner of the screen. This sends your response to the conversation.

Part 3
Enabling Message Notifications

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To do this, pull down the notification bar from the top of the home screen, and then tap the gear at the top-right corner.[1] Use this method to ensure that you never miss a new or unread message from a buyer or seller.

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This may be called App Manager or Apps on some Androids. This will display a list of all installed apps.

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″ If this option was already selected, there’s no need to make any changes here.

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It’s the red icon that says ″letgo″ in white cursive letters. You’ll usually find it on the home screen or in the app drawer.

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It’s at the top-left corner of the screen.

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It’s at the top-right corner of your profile.

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Now you’ll see a list of all Letgo functions for which you can receive notifications.

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As long as this switch is red, you’ll be notified of new messages from other buyers and sellers.

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As long as this switch is red, you’ll receive a notification each time someone responds to an ongoing chat.