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Write and send picture messages - HTC Explorer

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Picture messages can contain pictures, video clips and audio files. You can only send picture messages to phones which support picture messaging or to email addresses. Follow these instructions to write and send a picture message.
You need to set up your phone for picture messaging before you can send and receive picture messages. Click here for information on how to set up your phone for picture messaging.

Step 1 of 20

Find "Messages"

Press All apps to open the main menu.

Step 2 of 20

Find "Messages"

Press Messages.

Step 3 of 20

Create picture message

Press Compose.

Step 4 of 20

Select recipient

Press To.
Key in the first letters of the required contact.
Matching contacts are displayed.

If the recipient isn't saved in the phone book: key in the required number or email address.
Step 5 of 20

Select recipient

Press the required contact.

If the recipient isn't saved in the phone book: key in the required number or email address.
Step 6 of 20

Write the text

Press Add text.
Write the text for your picture message.

Click here for information on how to write text.
Step 7 of 20

Insert pictures, video clips and audio files

Press the attachment icon.
Choose one of the following options:
Insert picture, go to 5a.
Insert video clip, go to 5b.
Insert audio file, go to 5c.

Step 8 of 20

5a - Insert picture

Press Picture.

Step 9 of 20

5a - Insert picture

Press Gallery.
Go to the required folder.

Step 10 of 20

5a - Insert picture

Press the required picture.

Step 11 of 20

5b - Insert video clip

Press Video.

Step 12 of 20

5b - Insert video clip

Press Videos.
Go to the required folder.

Step 13 of 20

5b - Insert video clip

Press the required video clip.

Step 14 of 20

5c - Insert audio file

Press Audio.

Step 15 of 20

5c - Insert audio file

Press Music & sounds.

Step 16 of 20

5c - Insert audio file

Press the field next to the required audio file.

Step 17 of 20

5c - Insert audio file

When the field next to the audio file is marked, the audio file is selected.

Step 18 of 20

5c - Insert audio file

Press OK.

Step 19 of 20

Send the picture message

Press Send when you've finished your picture message.

Step 20 of 20

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Messages"

Press All apps to open the main menu.
Press Messages.

2. Create picture message

Press Compose.

3. Select recipient

Press To.
Key in the first letters of the required contact.
Matching contacts are displayed.
If the recipient isn't saved in the phone book: key in the required number or email address.
Press the required contact.
If the recipient isn't saved in the phone book: key in the required number or email address.

4. Write the text

Press Add text.
Write the text for your picture message.
Click here for information on how to write text.

5. Insert pictures, video clips and audio files

Press the attachment icon.
Choose one of the following options:
Insert picture, go to 5a.
Insert video clip, go to 5b.
Insert audio file, go to 5c.

6. 5a - Insert picture

Press Picture.
Press Gallery.
Go to the required folder.
Press the required picture.

7. 5b - Insert video clip

Press Video.
Press Videos.
Go to the required folder.
Press the required video clip.

8. 5c - Insert audio file

Press Audio.
Press Music & sounds.
Press the field next to the required audio file.
When the field next to the audio file is marked, the audio file is selected.
Press OK.

9. Send the picture message

Press Send when you've finished your picture message.

10. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.