From the home screen, tap the Messages icon.
Note: If Messages is not displayed, scroll to and tap Messages.
Enter a message in the text field.
To send the message as a standard text (SMS) message, tap Send.
To add an image or other file and send the message as a multimedia message (MMS), tap the Attach icon.
Tap to select the preferred file type or file selection method.
Note: If prompted, tap ALLOW to give the Messages app the appropriate permissions.
Tap the preferred file or image.
Note: The steps will vary depending on the chosen file selection method. If needed, tap OK.
The MMS is now sent.
To exit the Messaging application, tap the Home key.
Received messages will now be displayed.
Note: To save a picture to the device storage or memory card, tap and hold the picture then tap Save attachment icon.