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Send & receive messages

Send & receive messages

Create and respond to text (SMS) or picture (MMS) messages, add, save, and view received attachments and more.



  1. From the home screen, tap the Messaging icon.
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  2. Tap the Add icon to compose a message.
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  3. Enter the Desired recipient and message.
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  4. To add an attachment, tap the Paperclip icon and then follow the on-screen prompts.
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  5. Tap the Send icon.
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  6. To view a message thread, tap the Desired message thread.
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  7. To reply, tap the Add text field, and type the desired message. The tap the Send icon.
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  8. To save the attachment, tap and hold on the Desired message.
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  9. Tap Save or Save picture.
    Note: By default attachments will be saved to Apps > File Manager > Download. Images can also be viewed in Gallery > View tab > Downloads & screenshots.
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  10. To forward or delete a message, tap the Desired message, then tap Forward or Delete message.
    Note: If the options do not display, make sure you are taping on the message text and not on an image or attachment.
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  11. To delete a message thread, tap the Menu icon.
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  12. Tap Delete messages.
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  13. When a new text message is received, the New Message icon will display in the Notification bar.
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