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    Apple iPhone 6

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    How to write and send iMessage

    Your messages can be sent as either regular SMS or iMessages. iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or e-mail addresses if the recipient has a device supporting iMessages. Remember, you need to set up your mobile phone for iMessaging.

    Step 1 of 15

    Press Messages.

    Step 2 of 15

    Press the new message icon.

    Step 3 of 15

    Press To and key in the first letters of the required contact.
    Matching contacts from the address book are displayed.

    Step 4 of 15

    Press the required contact.

    Step 5 of 15

    Press iMessage and write the text for your iMessage.

    Step 6 of 15

    Press Send when you've finished your iMessage.

    Step 7 of 15

    Press and hold the camera icon.

    Step 8 of 15

    Press the take picture icon.
    The picture is sent immediately.

    Step 9 of 15

    Press and hold the camera icon.

    Step 10 of 15

    Press the record icon to start the video recorder.

    Step 11 of 15

    Press the stop icon to stop the video recorder.

    Step 12 of 15

    Press arrow up.
    The video clip is sent immediately.

    Step 13 of 15

    Press and hold the microphone icon to start the sound recording.
    Let go to stop the sound recording.

    Step 14 of 15

    Press arrow up.
    The sound recording is sent immediately.

    Step 15 of 15

    Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.

    1. Write iMessage

    Press Messages.
    Press the new message icon.

    2. Select recipient

    Press To and key in the first letters of the required contact.
    Matching contacts from the address book are displayed.
    Press the required contact.

    3. Send text

    Press iMessage and write the text for your iMessage.
    Press Send when you've finished your iMessage.

    4. Send picture

    Press and hold the camera icon.
    Press the take picture icon.
    The picture is sent immediately.

    5. Send video clip

    Press and hold the camera icon.
    Press the record icon to start the video recorder.
    Press the stop icon to stop the video recorder.
    Press arrow up.
    The video clip is sent immediately.

    6. Send sound recording

    Press and hold the microphone icon to start the sound recording.
    Let go to stop the sound recording.
    Press arrow up.
    The sound recording is sent immediately.

    7. Return to the Home screen

    Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.

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