Learn how to send, delete, and block SMS and MMS messages on the Google Nexus 5. Find out more on this page.
Using Hangouts for messaging
The Hangouts app is the only pre-installed SMS/MMS app on your device. You can send and receive text messages (SMS), as well as photos and videos (MMS) using the Hangouts app.
To learn more about sending messages using Hangouts and settings, visit the Hangouts Help Center.
Send an SMS message using Hangouts
There are three ways to send a text message from Hangouts:
Directly add a phone number
Search for a contact or select from the contacts list
Choose a contact from your conversations list
Send a MMS message using Hangouts
Once you’ve chosen a contact for a text message, you can add multimedia to the message. To send a MMS message, follow these steps:
TIP: To switch between seeing text or multimedia messages and Hangouts messages, touch the contact’s name at the top of the conversation.
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Messaging and Hangouts
The Hangouts app lets you send and receive instant messages and video calls, including SMS messages.
To delete picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:
To delete text messages (SMS), follow these steps:
To save pictures received in an MMS message, follow these steps:
To write and send text messages (SMS) to a group, follow these steps:
To send a new picture or video is a message, follow these steps
To send a saved picture or video is a message, follow these steps
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