Send a Text Message (SMS)

Quickly compose and sent text messages on your phone.

  1. From home, tap messages icon Messages.
  2. Tap messages compose icon Compose.
  3. Tap Enter recipients, and then enter a contact name, a mobile phone number, or an email address using the keyboard. As you enter letters, possible matches from your accounts and contacts display on the screen. Tap a match to add it to the message.
  4. Tap Enter message and enter your message.
  5. Tap messages send icon Send.