Groups

You can use groups to organize your contacts. Your phone comes with preloaded groups, and you can create your own. You might create a group for your family, for coworkers, or a team. Groups make it easy to find contacts, and you can send messages to the members of a group.

Create a Group

  1. From home, tap all apps icon Apps > contacts icon Contacts.
  2. Tap contacts groups icon Groups, and then tap add icon Add.
  3. Tap fields to enter information about the group:
  1. Tap Add member and select a member or members to add to the new group, and then tap Done.
  2. Tap Save to save the new group.

Add Contacts to a Group

  1. From home, tap all apps icon Apps > contacts icon Contacts.
  2. Tap contacts groups icon Groups, and then tap a group.
  3. Tap add icon Add, and then tap the contact(s) you want to add.
  4. Tap Done.

Send a Message to a Group

You can send a message to members of a group, if the members have a telephone number stored in their contact record.

A message to multiple recipients is treated as a group conversation.

  1. From home, tap all apps icon Apps > contacts icon Contacts.
  2. Tap contacts groups icon Groups, and then tap a group.
  3. Tap options icon More options > Send message or email > Message.
  4. Tap contacts to select them, or tap the 0 Selected check box to select all in the group and tap Done.
  5. Continue to enter your message and send it. For more information, see Text and Multimedia Messaging.

Send an Email to a Group

You can send an email to members of a group, if the members have an email address stored in their contact record.

  1. From home, tap all apps icon Apps > contacts icon Contacts.
  2. Tap contacts groups icon Groups, and then tap a group.
  3. Tap options icon More options > Send message or email > Email.
  4. Tap contacts to select them, or tap the 0 Selected check box to select all contacts, and tap Done. Note that you will only see group members that have email addresses in their contact records.
  5. Continue to choose an email account, or Gmail, and then enter your email and send it. For more information, see Compose and Send Email.