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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. SEND A MESSAGE: Select the Compose icon from the AT&T Messages app.
    Note: In order to send and receive messages, you must have already set up AT&T Messages.
  2. Add a Contact or number and write your message, then select the Send icon.
  3. ADD AN ATTACHMENT: Select the Attach icon. Choose Attachment type and follow the prompts.
  4. VIEW RECEIVED MESSAGES: Select the Message notification.
    Note: You can also view a received message by selecting the AT&T messages icon at any time.
  5. VIEW AN ATTACHMENT: Select the attachment > choose the desired app > OK.
  6. SAVE AN ATTACHMENT: Select and hold the Attachment, then select Download.
    Note: To view the saved attachment, from the home screen, select the Gallery app, then select Download. Downloaded images can also be viewed in Photos.

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