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Sending a text message

Important: You can set the preferred SIM card you want to use for sending messages. See Choosing which SIM card to use for sending SMS and MMS for more details.
  1. On the Home screen, tap the messenger icon to open the Google Messenger app.
  2. Tap .
  3. Enter a contact name or mobile number in the To field, and then tap .
  4. Do any of the following:
    • If you're using two SIM cards, tap to switch to another card then tap the message box to enter your message.
    • If you're using only one SIM card, tap the message box to enter your message.
  5. Tap to send the message.

    Or, you can tap to save the message as a draft.

    • There is a limit on the number of characters for a single text message, displayed above . If you exceed the limit, your text message will be delivered as one but will be billed as more than one message.
    • Your text message automatically becomes a multimedia message if you enter an email address as the recipient, attach an item, or compose a very long message.
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