Messaging (SMS/MMS): Samsung Galaxy S 4G T959v

Learn how to send, delete, and block SMS and MMS messages on the Samsung Galaxy S 4G T959v. 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 or change the SMS service center number, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messaging.
  2. Tap the Menu key.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. View Message center.

 

 

Delete picture messages (MMS)

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messaging.
  2. Locate the message you want to delete.
  3. Touch and hold the message.
  4. Tap Delete message.
  5. Tap OK.

 

 

Delete text messages (SMS)

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messaging.
  2. Tap the Menu key.
  3. Tap the conversation  containing the message you want to delete.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap Delete messages.
  6. Tap Select all or tap to select the check box next to each message you want to delete.
  7. Tap Delete.
  8. Tap Ok to confirm.

 

 

Save pictures received in a message (MMS)

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messaging.
  2. Scroll to and tap the message you want to view.
  3. Press and hold on the picture that you want to save.
  4. Tap Save image to SD card.

 

 

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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 any Home screen, tap Messaging.
  2. Tap New message.
  3. Tap the To field and select Groups.
  4. Choose the group you would like to send a message to.
  5. Enter the text of your message.
  6. When finished, 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 Applications.
  2. Tap Camera.
  3. Frame the subject.
  4. Tap the Camera icon to take the photo.
  5. Tap Share.
  6. Scroll to and tap Messaging.
  7. Enter the recipient’s phone number in the To field or select one of the following options:
    • Recent
    • Contacts
    • Groups
  8. Enter the text of your message.
  9. When finished, 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 any Home screen, tap Applications.
  2. Tap Gallery.
  3. Tap the image(s) you want to send.
  4. Tap the Menu key
  5. Tap Share.
  6. Tap Messaging.
  7. Enter the recipient’s phone number in the To field or select one of the following options:
    • Recent
    • Contacts
    • Groups
  8. Enter the text of your message.
  9. When finished, tap Send.

 

 

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