Can I use Anøm without a SIM card?

Yes.

Unlike other messengers, your identity in Anøm isn't tied to a phone number (What is a Anøm ID?)

You can use Anøm without any limitation on a device that doesn’t have a SIM card slot (Supported Devices)

How can I customize ringtones and notification sounds?

To use custom ringtones and notification sounds on Android, please perform the following steps:

  1. Copy your ringtone sound files to the folder “ringtones” and notification sound files to the folder “notifications”.
  2. In the Anøm app, navigate to Settings > Notifications, where you can now select the sound files you have just added.

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Can I adjust the notification settings for group chats?

Default notification settings for group chats

The default notification settings apply to all group chats for which no individual notification settings are defined.

  • Navigate to Settings > Notifications to adjust the default notification settings for group chats.

Individual notification settings for group chats

Individual notification settings override the default notification settings and can be adjusted for each group chat separately.

  • Open the desired group chat, tap “⋮” in the top right corner, and select “Notification settings”. Set an individual notification sound for the group chat or mute the group chat (permanently or for a specified duration). If you set “Do not disturb” to “On, unless I was mentioned”, you will only be notified of messages in which you are mentioned. Learn how to customize notification sounds.
Is Anom available in my language?

Anom is currently available in the following languages:

  • English
  • Brazilian Portuguese
  • Czech
  • Dutch
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Romansh
  • Russian
  • Spanish
Can I use Anøm without a SIM card?

Yes.

Unlike other messengers, your identity in Anøm isn't tied to a phone number (What is a Anøm ID?)

You can use Anøm without any limitation on a device that doesn’t have a SIM card slot (Supported Devices)

What does Anøm stand for?

Short for Anomalous we felt the name fitted. Deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected. "an anomalous situation"