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Okay, thank you!
The problem lies with the Google Messages app, so it's an issue on their end. I've trawled through their support forum as well, and it looks like you're not alone in this issue: In messages the notification "can't reply to this short code" is flickering. - Messages by Google Co...
The fix that seems to have worked is to revert the app to the previous version (more details in the link), but that solution is still temporary. Might be that the devs for the app have not gotten around to fixing it yet.
For now, maybe you can switch back to the stock Samsung Messages app? You can also try other third-party apps like Textra if you want!
We are sorry to hear about your experience with the recent updates on your Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra having issues with the bottom screen that flicker whenever there's a message, and we apologize for the inconvenience it caused you.
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If that doesn't fix the problem, you may submit an error report through the Samsung Members app as follows:
Step 1. Long press Samsung Members icon on Apps screen and tap Error reports.
Step 2. Tap OK on agreement popup to send system log data.
Step 3. Select Symptom category "Call/Message"
Step 4. Describe the problem in details and SEND.
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Can you try clearing the Messages app cache, then force close and open again?
Nope :) This will just clear temp files
Have you noticed the problem recurring since clearing your cache?
Anxious for an update 🤞🤞