Apple iPad mini

Apple iPad mini

How to guides

Write and send an iMessage

Follow these instructions to write and send an iMessage.
In order to send an iMessage you need to set up your device for iMessaging. Click here for information on how to set up your device for iMessaging.

Step 1 of 14

Create new iMessage

Press Messages.

Step 2 of 14

Create new iMessage

Press the new message icon.

Step 3 of 14

Choose recipient

Press the field next to To.

iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has a device which supports iMessages.
Step 4 of 14

Choose recipient

Key in the first letters of the required contact.

iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has a device which supports iMessages.
Step 5 of 14

Choose recipient

Matching contacts are displayed.

iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has a device which supports iMessages.
Step 6 of 14

Choose recipient

Press the required contact.

iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has a device which supports iMessages.
Step 7 of 14

Write text

Press the text input field and write the required text.

Click here for information on how to write text.
Step 8 of 14

Insert pictures and video clips

Press the camera icon.

Step 9 of 14

Insert pictures and video clips

Press Choose Existing.

Step 10 of 14

Insert pictures and video clips

Go to the required folder.

Step 11 of 14

Insert pictures and video clips

Press the required picture or the required video clip.

Step 12 of 14

Insert pictures and video clips

Press Use.

Step 13 of 14

Send iMessage

Press Send.

Step 14 of 14

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Create new iMessage

Press Messages.
Press the new message icon.

2. Choose recipient

Press the field next to To.
iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has a device which supports iMessages.
Key in the first letters of the required contact.
iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has a device which supports iMessages.
Matching contacts are displayed.
iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has a device which supports iMessages.
Press the required contact.
iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has a device which supports iMessages.

3. Write text

Press the text input field and write the required text.
Click here for information on how to write text.

4. Insert pictures and video clips

Press the camera icon.
Press Choose Existing.
Go to the required folder.
Press the required picture or the required video clip.
Press Use.

5. Send iMessage

Press Send.

6. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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