Send messages (SMS / MMS): Apple iPhone 3GS

Learn how to send SMS and MMS messages on the Apple iPhone 3GS.

 

 

 

 

Send a group message

 

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the New Messagenew email.jpg icon.
  3. Enter the first number or contact in the To field.
  4. Repeat step 3 for each additional number or contact.
  5. Enter the message.
  6. Tap 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 Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the New Messagenew email.jpg icon.
  3. Enter the first number or contact in the To field.
  4. Tap the Camera icon.
  5. Tap Take Photo.
  6. Take the photo or video.
  7. Tap Use.
  8. Tap 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 Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the New Messagenew email.jpg icon.
  3. Enter the first number or contact in the To field.
  4. Tap the Camera icon.
  5. Tap Choose Existing.
  6. Select the photo or video.
  7. Tap Choose.
  8. Tap Send.