Send messages (SMS / MMS): Windows Phone 8X by HTC

Learn how to send SMS and MMS messages on the Windows Phone 8X by HTC.

 

 

 

 

Send a group message

 

To write and send messages to a group, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the People tile.
  2. If necessary, touch the screen and slide right to display the 'together' screen.
  3. Scroll down to 'Groups,' and select the group you want to send a message to.
  4. Tap text.
  5. Enter your message.
  6. When finished, tap the Send icon Messaging_Send.jpg

 

 

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:

 

Picture

  1. From the Start screen, tap the Messaging tile.
  2. Tap the New message icon Messaging_Compose.jpg at the bottom of the screen.
  3. At 'To,' enter the recipient's phone number.
    Note: You may also tap the Add icon to choose a contact from your phone book.
  4. Tap the type a message field.
  5. Enter your message.
  6. Tap the Attach icon Messaging_Attach.jpg
  7. Tap picture.
  8. Tap the Camera icon
  9. Frame your subject.
  10. Press the Camera key to take a picture.
  11. Tap accept.
  12. When finished, tap the Send icon Messaging_Send.jpg

 

 

Video

  1. From the Start screen, press the Camera key.
  2. Tap the Video icon.
  3. Press the Camera key or tap the screen to begin recording.
  4. Press the Camera key or tap the screen to end recording.
  5. Tap the arrow icon in the upper-left corner of the screen.
  6. Tap the More icon.
  7. Tap share.
  8. Tap Messaging.
  9. At 'To,' enter the recipient's phone number.
    Note: You may also tap the Add icon to choose a contact from your phone book.
  10. If necessary, tap the type a message field and then enter your message.
  11. When finished, tap the Send icon Messaging_Send.jpg

 

 

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 New message icon Messaging_Compose.jpg at the bottom of the screen.
  3. At 'To,' enter the recipient's phone number.
    Note: You may also tap the Add icon to choose a contact from your phone book.
  4. Tap the type a message field.
  5. Enter your message.
  6. Tap the Attach icon Messaging_Attach.jpg
  7. Select one of the following options:
    • video
    • picture
  8. Navigate to and select the file you want to send.
  9. Tap the Send icon Messaging_Send.jpg