Messaging (SMS/MMS): Nokia Lumia 710

Learn how to send, delete, and block SMS and MMS messages on the Nokia Lumia 710. Find out more on this page:

 

Block messages

Manage messages

Send messages

 

 

Block messages

Block messages or spam from a number

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Unblock messages from a number

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Manage messages

Add SMS service center number

To add or change the SMS service center number, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the Messaging tile.
  2. Tap the More icon.
  3. Tap settings.
  4. Tap the SMS center number field.
  5. Enter +12063130004.
  6. Tap save.

 

 

Delete picture messages (MMS)

To delete picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the Messaging tile.
  2. Touch and hold the message you want to delete.
  3. Tap delete.
  4. Tap delete again.

 

 

Delete text messages (SMS)

To delete text messages (SMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the Messaging tile.
  2. Tap the message thread that contains the message you want to delete.
  3. Touch and hold the message.
  4. Tap delete.
  5. Tap delete again.

 

 

Save pictures received in a message (MMS)

To save a picture you received as a picture message (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. Tap the image to be saved.
  2. The image opens (you see a larger image).
  3. Tap the More... icon.
  4. Tap save to phone.
  5. The file is now saved to the Saved pictures folder.

 

To access saved pictures, follow these steps:

  1. From the Start screen, swipe left.
  2. Tap pictures.
  3. If necessary, swipe left.
  4. Tap albums.
  5. Tap Saved Pictures.
  6. Tap the desired picture.

 

 

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Send messages

Send a group text message (SMS)

To write and send text messages (SMS) to a group, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the Messaging tile.
  2. Tap the + icon on the bottom of the screen.
  3. At To, enter the contact’s name or phone number or tap the contact in the list.
  4. Add additional contacts if desired.
  5. Tap Type a message.
  6. Enter your message.
  7. Tap the Send icon.

 

 

Send a new picture or video in a message (MMS)

To take a new picture or video and send it as a picture message (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the Messaging tile.
  2. Tap the + icon on the bottom of the screen.
  3. At To, enter the contact’s name or phone number or tap the contact in the list.
  4. Tap the Attach (paperclip) icon on the bottom of the screen.
  5. Tap the Camera icon on the bottom of the screen.
  6. Frame your subject.
  7. Press the Camera key to take a picture.
  8. Tap accept.
  9. Enter a message, if desired.
  10. Tap the Send icon.

 

 

Send a saved picture or video in a message (MMS)

To send pictures or videos you have saved on your device as a picture message (MMS), follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the Messaging tile.
  2. Tap the + icon on the bottom of the screen.
  3. At To, enter the contact’s name or phone number or tap the contact in the list.
  4. Tap the Attach (paperclip) icon on the bottom of the screen.
  5. Swipe left or right to view the following screens:
    • albums
    • date
    • favorites
  6. Locate and tap the desired picture or video.
  7. Enter a message, if desired.
  8. Tap the Send icon.

 

 

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