Create and Send a Text Message - Nexus 6

Note If Messenger is disabled, ensure Messenger is set as the default app.

  1. From a Home screen navigate: Apps Apps icon > Messenger.
  2. From the Inbox, tap the Compose icon New message icon (located in the lower-right).
    Note If necessary, tap the Back icon Back icon (at the bottom left) to navigate to the Inbox.
  3. From the "To" field, enter a 10-digit mobile number or a contact name.
    Note As the number or contact is entered, a matching contact may appear and can be selected at any time.
  4. To add an attachment:
    1. Tap the Attach icon Attach icon (on the left).
    2. Locate then tap the appropriate attachment.
  5. From the "Send message" field, enter a message.
  6. Tap the Send icon Send icon (at the right).