Messaging (SMS/MMS): T-Mobile G2x

Learn how to send, delete, and block SMS and MMS messages on the T-Mobile G2x. Find out more on this page:

 

Block messages

Manage messages

Send messages

 

 

Block messages

Block messages or spam from a number

To block incoming text or picture messages (SMS or MMS) or mark them as spam, follow these steps:

 

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Unblock messages from a number

To allow incoming text or picture messages (SMS or MMS) from a number you blocked, follow these steps:

 

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Manage messages

Add SMS service center number

To add SMS service center number, follow these steps:
We're sorry, but this feature is not available on your device.

 

 

Delete picture messages (MMS)

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

 

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

 

 

Delete text messages (SMS)

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

 

  1. From the main Home screen, tap Messaging.
  2. Tap the thread containing the message you want to delete.
  3. Touch and hold the message you want to delete.
  4. Tap Delete message.
  5. Tap Delete.

 

 

Save pictures received in a message (MMS)

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

 

  1. From the main Home screen, tap Messaging.
  2. Tap the thread containing the picture you want to save.
  3. Touch and hold the picture you want to save.
  4. Tap Save.

 

 

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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 main Home screen, tap Messaging.
  2. Tap New message.
  3. Enter the recipient’s name or phone number.
    • Note: Repeat this step to add multiple contacts.
  4. Enter the text of your message.
  5. 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 any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. Frame the subject.
  4. Tap the Camera icon to take the photo.
  5. Tap the small square that displays the photo you just took.
  6. Tap Menu.
  7. Tap Share.
  8. Tap Messaging.
  9. Tap the To field and enter the recipient’s phone number or email address.
  10. Tap Next.
  11. Tap the Type to compose field and type a message, if desired.
  12. Tap Send MMS.

 

 

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 any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Gallery.
  3. Locate and tap the image you want to send.
  4. Tap Menu.
  5. Tap Share.
  6. Tap Messaging.
  7. Tap the To field and enter the recipient’s phone number or email address.
  8. Tap the Type to compose field and enter the text of your message.
  9. Tap Send MMS.

 

 

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