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Send or Receive a Text or Multimedia Message (SMS & MMS)
  1. From the home screen, tap the Messaging icon.

    Note: If the shortcut is not available, tap the All Apps icon, then tap Messaging.

  2. Tap the New message button.

  3. In the recipient field, enter a contact name or 10-digit phone number.

    If applicable, tap the contact in the drop down menu.

  4. Enter a message in the text field.

    To send the message as a standard text (SMS) message, tap the SEND icon.

    To add an image or other file and send the message as a multimedia message (MMS), tap the Attach icon.

  5. Tap to select the preferred file type or file selection method.

  6. Browse the file location and tap the preferred file or image.

    Note: The steps will vary depending on the chosen file selection method.

    If necessary, tap OK to select the file.

  7. Once the file is attached to the message, tap the SEND icon.

  8. The MMS is now sent.

    To exit the Messaging application, tap the Home key.

  9. To receive an MMS, from the home screen, tap the Messaging icon.

    Note: If the shortcut is not available, tap the All Apps icon, then tap Messaging.

  10. Tap the message thread.

  11. Received messages will now be displayed.

    Note: To save an attachment, tap the Save icon twice.