Messaging (SMS/MMS): LG Optimus T

Learn how to send, delete, and block SMS and MMS messages on the LG Optimus T. 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:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

However, you can download third-party apps that may add this function to your phone.

 

 

Unblock messages from a number

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

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

However, you can download third-party apps that may add this function to your phone.

 

 

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Manage messages

Add SMS service center number

To add or change the SMS service center number, follow these steps:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

Delete picture messages (MMS)

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

 

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

 

 

Delete text messages (SMS)

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

 

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

 

 

Save pictures received in a message (MMS)

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

 

  1.   From the Home screen, tap the green Messaging icon.
  2.   Open the message thread with the MMS picture
  3.   Press and Hold the picture you would like to Save.
  4.   An option Save Picture will pop up.

 

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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:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

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 the green Messaging icon.
  2. Tap New message.
  3. At To, enter the contact’s name.
    Note: You can also enter the contact’s phone number if the contact is not in your phone book.
  4. Tap the contact in the list.
  5. Enter your message.
  6. Press the Menu key.
  7. Tap Attach.
  8. Tap Capture picture.
  9. Frame your subject.
  10. Tap the Camera icon to capture.
  11. Tap the Paperclip icon.
  12. Tap Send MMS.

 

  From the Home screen, tap the green Messaging icon.

  1. Tap New message.
  2. At To, enter the contact’s name.
    Note: You can also enter the contact’s phone number if the contact is not in your phone book.
  3. Tap the contact in the list.
  4. Enter your message.
  5. Press the Menu key.
  6. Tap Attach.
  7. Tap Capture video.
  8. Tap the Record icon to begin recording.
  9. Tap the Stop icon when done.
  10. Tap the Paperclip icon.
  11. 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 the Home screen, tap the green Messaging icon.
  2. Tap New message.
  3. At To, enter the contact’s name.
    Note: You can also enter the contact’s phone number if the contact is not in your phone book.
  4. Tap the contact in the list.
  5. Enter your message.
  6. Press the Menu key.
  7. Tap Attach.
  8. Tap Pictures.
  9. Navigate to and tap the desired picture.
  10. Tap Send MMS.

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the green Messaging icon.
  2. Tap New message.
  3. At To, enter the contact’s name.
    Note: You can also enter the contact’s phone number if the contact is not in your phone book.
  4. Tap the contact in the list.
  5. Enter your message.
  6. Press the Menu key.
  7. Tap Attach.
  8. Tap Videos.
  9. Tap the desired video.
  10. Tap Send MMS.

 

 

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