Send messages (SMS / MMS): LG GS170

Learn how to send SMS and MMS messages on the LG GS170.

 

 

 

 

Send a group message

 

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

 

  1. From the main screen, press the Messaging key.
  2. At To, select Add.
  3. Select Contact groups:
  4. Scroll to and select the desired contact group.
  5. At Text, enter your message.
  6. Select Send.

 

 

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 main screen, press the Camera key.
  2. Frame your subject.
  3. Press the Center Select key or the Camera key to take the picture.
  4. Scroll left and select Send.
  5. Select Message.
  6. At To, select Add.
  7. Select one of the following options:
    • Recent Recipients: Scroll to and select the desired contact.
    • Call Log: Scroll to and select the desired contact.
    • Contacts: Scroll to and select the desired contact.
    • Contact groups: Scroll to and select the desired contact group.
    • Enter number: Enter the phone number.
  8. At Text, enter your message.
  9. Select Send.

 

 

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 main screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Media.
  3. Scroll to and select Pictures.
  4. Navigate to the desired picture and select Options.
  5. Select Send.
  6. Select Message.
  7. At To, select Add.
  8. Select one of the following options:
    • Recent Recipients: Scroll to and select the desired contact.
    • Call Log: Scroll to and select the desired contact.
    • Contacts: Scroll to and select the desired contact.
    • Contact groups: Scroll to and select the desired contact group.
    • Enter number: Enter the phone number.
  9. At Text, enter your message.
  10. Select Send.

To send an MMS to an email address, follow these steps:

  1. Select Menu
  2. Scroll to and select Messages.
  3. Select Create Message.
  4. On the To: field type the e-mail address of the recipient.
  5. Scroll down to the text field to enter a message.
  6. Select Options
  7. Select Insert.
  8. Select Image then scroll to and select the desired picture.
  9. Select Send.