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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.


INSTRUCTIONS & INFO

Prenote infoIn order to send and receive messages, you must have already set up AT&T Messages.

Send a Message

ACCESS MESSAGES:

1. From the home screen, select the Messages app.


2. Select the Compose message icon.

step 1

COMPOSE & SEND A MESSAGE: Compose and send a message using the following options as desired.

step 2

ENTER RECIPIENT: Select the 'Add contact or number' field to enter a recipient. Select the Contacts icon to select a recipient in your Contacts list.
ENTER MESSAGE: Select the 'Write a message' field to enter the desired message.
ADD ATTACHMENT: Select the Add icon and follow the prompts to add an attachment.
SEND A MESSAGE: When finished composing a message, select the Send icon to send the message.

Note: To add additional recipient(s) and create a Group Message, enter the additional contact(s), then select the 'Write a message' field. To remove recipient(s), select the Back key.

Receive a Message

READ A NEW MESSAGE: From the Messages inbox, select the desired message thread.

step 3

VIEW/SAVE AN ATTACHMENT: To view an attachment, select the desired attachment. To save an attachment, select and hold the desired attachment then select Download.

step 4

RESPOND TO A MESSAGE: Select the desired option.

step 5

REPLY: Enter the desired message in the 'Write a message' field, then select the Send icon.


FORWARD: Select and hold the desired message, then select Forward and follow the prompts to forward a message.


DELETE A MESSAGE: From the desired message thread, select and hold the desired message then select Delete.

step 6

DELETE A MESSAGE THREAD: Select and hold the delete icon next to the desired message thread then select Delete.

step 7

Tips

• By default, attachments will be saved to the Downloads folder in the Gallery app. To view saved attachments, from the home screen select the Gallery app > Albums > Downloads.


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