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Writing and sending SMS/iMessage

Want to write and send an SMS or iMessage? It's easy, but you need to set up your mobile phone for SMS/iMessage before you can use this function.

Step 1 of 6

Create SMS

Tap Messages.

Step 2 of 6

Create SMS

Tap the new message icon.

Step 3 of 6

Enter recipient

iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has a device which supports iMessages. If the recipient can receive iMessages, iMessage is displayed.

Key in the first letters of the required contact.

Matching contacts are displayed.

Tap the required contact.

Step 4 of 6

Write text

See how to write text.

Tap the text input field and write the required text.

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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