Cell Broadcast | GR-Alert | Greece


Cell Broadcasting (CB) is activated by default on most CB-capable smartphones sold in Greece. If you want to check whether CB is activated or to turn off CB alerts on your cellphone, follow the instructions below, depending on your cellphone. It is not recommended to turn off CB alerts on your device.

Cell Broadcasting on Android

The process to toggle emergency alerts on/off on a CB-capable Android device will vary based on the manufacturer. If the manufacturer of your device is listed, check the instructions specific to your manufacturer. For other Android devices, you may use the instructions below. It is not recommended to turn off CB alerts on your device.

Toggle Cell Broadcasting on/off

Step 1: Open the Settings menu

Step 2: Under “More…”, select “Emergency Alerts”

Step 3: Find the “Extreme Alerts” or “Emergency alerts” option and turn it on/off.

Read Alerts

Step 1: From your Messages app, select “Settings”.

Step 2: Tap “Emergency alerts”.

Cell Broadcasting on iPhone

CB alerts are activated by default on iPhones sold in Greece and running iOS 13.3 or newer. It is not recommended to turn off CB alerts on your device.

Toggle Cell Broadcasting on/off

Step 1: Open the Settings menu
Step 2: Under Select “Notifications”
Step 3: Scroll down at the bottom of the page, find the “Extreme Alerts” option and turn it on/off.

Read Alerts

You may view your alert history at your Notification Center. From the Home Screen, scroll down to view the Notifications Center.

Cell Broadcasting on Samsung

CB alerts are activated by default on CB-capable Samsung smartphones sold in Greece and running an Android version newer than December 2019. It is not recommended to turn off CB alerts on your device.

Toggle Cell Broadcasting on/off

Step 1: Open the Settings menu.
Step 2: Select “Apps & notifications”, then select “Messages”.
Step 3: Select “Notifications”, then find the “Emergency Alerts” option and turn it on/off.

Cell Broadcasting on Xiaomi

CB alerts are activated by default on CB-capable Xiaomi smartphones sold in Greece and running an Android version newer than December 2019. It is not recommended to turn off CB alerts on your device.

Toggle Cell Broadcasting on/off

Step 1: Open the Settings menu

Step 2: Select “SIM cards & mobile networks”, then tap the “More…” option.

Step 3: Find the “Extreme Alerts” and “Emergency alerts” option and turn it on/off.

Cell Broadcasting on Nokia

CB alerts are activated by default on CB-capable Nokia smartphones sold in Greece and running an Android version newer than December 2019. It is not recommended to turn off CB alerts on your device.

Toggle Cell Broadcasting on/off

Step 1: Open the Settings menu

Step 2: Select “Apps & notifications”, then tap the “Emergency alerts” option.

Step 3: Find the “Extreme Alerts” and “Emergency alerts” option and turn it on/off.

Cell Broadcasting on Huawei

CB alerts are activated by default on CB-capable Huawei smartphones sold in Greece and running an Android version newer than December 2019. It is not recommended to turn off CB alerts on your device.

Toggle Cell Broadcasting on/off

Step 1: Open the Settings menu

Step 2: Select “Sound”, then select “More sound settings”.

Step 3: Tap “Mobile notifications”.

Step 4: Find the “Extreme alerts” and “Emergency alerts” option and turn it on/off.

Read Alerts

Step 1: Open the Settings menu

Step 2: Select “Sound”, then select “More sound settings”.

Step 3: Tap “Mobile notifications”.

Cell Broadcasting on LG

CB alerts are activated by default on CB-capable LG smartphones sold in Greece and running an Android version newer than December 2019. It is not recommended to turn off CB alerts on your device.

Toggle Cell Broadcasting on/off

Step 1: From the Apps Screen, select “Cell Broadcasting”.

Step 2: Select “Menu”, then select “Settings”.

Step 3: Turn all options on/off.

Cell Broadcasting on Sony

CB alerts are activated by default on CB-capable Sony smartphones sold in Greece and running an Android version newer than December 2019. It is not recommended to turn off CB alerts on your device.

Toggle Cell Broadcasting on/off

Step 1: Open the Messages app

Step 2: Select “Settings”, then select “Area information”.

Step 3: Select “Off”.

Cell Broadcasting on Motorola

CB alerts are activated by default on CB-capable Motorola smartphones sold in Greece and running an Android version newer than December 2019. It is not recommended to turn off CB alerts on your device.

Toggle Cell Broadcasting on/off

Step 1: Open the Settings menu

Step 2: Select “Sound”, then select “Emergency alerts”.

Step 3: Find the “Extreme Alerts” and “Emergency alerts” option and turn it on/off.

Cell Broadcasting on Alcatel

CB alerts are activated by default on CB-capable Alcatel smartphones sold in Greece and running an Android version newer than December 2019. It is not recommended to turn off CB alerts on your device.

Toggle Cell Broadcasting on/off

Step 1: Open the Main Menu

Step 2: Select “Messages”, then select “Options”.

Step 3: Select “settings”, then “Area messages”.

Step 4: Find the “Local messages” option and turn it on/off.

Source: https://www.civilprotection.gr/en/cell-broadcasting

Alertas SMS da Protecção Civil ANEPC podem ser falsificados – SMS vs Cell Broadcast


⚠️📢 Civil Protection SMS alerts may be spoofed 🇵🇹

⚠️📢 Alertas SMS da Protecção Civil podem ser falsificados 🇵🇹

 

More Info: https://abertoatedemadrugada.com/2019/12/alertas-sms-da-proteccao-civil-podem.html

UK Cell Broadcast – Public Warning System – Flood Warning System


Public trial planned for later this year.

Testing and trial is with EE. O2, Vodafone and Three are ongoing.

Will be available on 2G, 3G, 4G and also 5G.

The Flood Warning System is multi-channel, is possibles send warnings to go out via multiple channels.

In the UK a large number of phones are already enabled.

iPhone Cell Broadcast Message

Source: http://demo.fws.environment-agency.gov.uk/videos/SR-Hull-iPhone5.mp4

Android Cell Broadcast Message

Source: http://demo.fws.environment-agency.gov.uk/videos/SR-Hull-MotoE5.mp4

Source: https://twitter.com/FujitsuFlood/status/1146700283323588608 and https://twitter.com/FloodDigitalEA/status/1141439469133926400

 

Δοκιμές συστήματος Συναγερμών Πολιτών (112ΣΥΣΠ) με live εκπομπές της υπηρεσίας Cell Broadcast


Στο πλαίσιο των δοκιμών του συστήματος Συναγερμών Πολιτών (112ΣΥΣΠ) του έργου, θα πραγματοποιηθούν την Παρασκευή 12/7 στo διάστημα 13:00-14:00live εκπομπές της υπηρεσίας Cell Broadcast στις περιοχές που περικλείουν τα δύο κέντρα 112 ήτοι σε περιοχές με κέντρο:

-το Κέντρο Επιχειρήσεων της Πολιτικής Προστασίας, Ριζαρείου 1 Χαλάνδρι

– το Υπουργείο Προστασίας του Πολίτη στην Λ. Κατεχάκη

Οι εκπομπές θα ληφθούν από όσες κινητές συσκευές βρίσκονται εντός της περιοχής και υποστηρίζουν την υπηρεσία εκπομπής κυψέλης (Cell Broadcast) ή/και έχουν γίνει ρυθμίσεις ώστε να είναι ενεργοποιημένη.

Τα μηνύματα θα είναι της μορφής «Δοκιμαστική εκπομπή μηνύματος κυψέλης No x».

Source: http://www.ktpae.gr/ΝΕΑ/δοκιμές-συστήματος-συναγερμών-πολιτών-112συσπ-με-live-εκπομπές-της-υπηρεσίας-cell-broadcast

Source: https://mobile.twitter.com/TaxikosNinja__/status/1149607884805640193

Source: https://www.protothema.gr/greece/article/907980/fotografia-estalisan-ta-prota-dokimastika-minumata-ektaktis-anagis

Cell Broadcast | Difusão Celular Portugal | altice MEO | NOS Portugal | Vodafone Portugal – Abril 2019


Cell Broadcast / Difusão Celular activo na rede 2G da altice MEO / altice Portugal 

Envio de Informação pelo Canal 50 com o número do indicativo da rede fixa e nome da região.

– Activo na rede 2G e a emitir em todas as BTS de Leiria até ao Algarve.

– Activo na rede 2G mas sem emissão em nenhuma BTS desde a fronteira entre Leiria / Pombal e em toda a região Norte de Portugal. Fonteira fornecedor de rede Huawei / Ericsson).

  • Apenas com emissão de Cell Broadcast nas BTS do fornecedor de rede Huawei.

– Activo em toda a rede 2G a nível Nacional e Ilhas.

Cell Broadcast / Difusão Celular desactivado na rede 2G da NOS Portugal

Cell Broadcast / Difusão Celular desactivado na rede 2G da Vodafone Portugal