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Apple iPhone XR

Apple iPhone XR

iOS 12.0

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Write and send picture messages

A picture message is a message which can contain pictures and other media files and can be sent to other mobile phones and email addresses. If you can't send and receive picture messages as soon as you've inserted your SIM, you need to set up your phone for picture messaging.

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Press the message icon.

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Press the new message icon.

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Press To: and key in the first letters of the recipient's name.

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Press the required contact.

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Press the text input field and write the text for your picture message.

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Press the apps icon.

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Press the picture icon.

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Press All Photos and go to the required folder.

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Press the required picture.

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Press Choose.

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Press the send icon.

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Slide your finger upwards starting from the bottom of the screen to return to the home screen.

1. 1. Create new picture message

Press the message icon.
Press the new message icon.

2. 2. Select recipient

Press To: and key in the first letters of the recipient's name.
Press the required contact.

3. 3. Write text

Press the text input field and write the text for your picture message.

4. 4. Insert picture

Press the apps icon.
Press the picture icon.
Press All Photos and go to the required folder.
Press the required picture.
Press Choose.

5. 5. Send picture message

Press the send icon.

6. 6. Return to the home screen

Slide your finger upwards starting from the bottom of the screen to return to the home screen.

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