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Writing and sending SMS

Want to write and send an SMS? Follow these easy instructions.

Step 1 of 6

Create SMS

Tap Messages.

Step 2 of 6

Create SMS

Tap the new message icon in the top right corner of the display.

Step 3 of 6

Enter recipient

iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has iOS5 installed on his/her device. If the recipient can receive iMessages, iMessage is displayed. Remember, you need to turn on iMessages before you can send iMessages.

Key in the first letters of the required contact.

Matching contacts are displayed.

Tap the required contact.

Step 4 of 6

Write the text

See how to write text.

Tap the text input field.

Write the text for your SMS.

Step 5 of 6

Send SMS

Tap Send.

Step 6 of 6


Tap the Home key to return to standby mode.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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