Send messages: Google Nexus 5

Use these steps to send messages on the Google Nexus 5.

 

 

 

Send a group message

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Messenger icon.
  2. Tap the New Message icon.
  3. Enter the Caller Group name in the To: field.
  4. Type a message in the Send message field.
  5. Touch the Send icon.

 

Send a new picture or video in a message

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Messenger icon.
  2. Tap the New message icon.
  3. Enter contact in the To: field.
  4. Touch the Attach icon to attach the media file of your choice:
    • Pictures: Touch a picture that you want to attach.
    • Capture picture: Camera opens so you can take a picture and attach it.
    • Videos: Touch a video that you want to attach.
    • Capture video: Camcorder opens so you can shoot a video and attach it to the message.
    • Audio: Choose a sound to attach.
    • Record audio: A screen opens where you can record a spoken message and attach it to the message.
    • Slideshow: A screen opens where you can assemble text, photos, videos, and recordings into a slideshow of up to 10 slides to attach to the message.
  5. Touch the Send icon.

 

Send a saved picture or video in a message

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Messenger icon.
  2. Tap the New message icon.
  3. Enter contact in the To field.
  4. Touch the Attach icon > Images icon.
  5. Tap the desired album, then tap a picture that you want to attach.
  6. Touch the Send icon.