Moto G Play - Create and Send a Text Message

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

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps icon Apps icon > Messages.
  2. From the Inbox, tap the Plus icon Plus icon (located in the lower-right).
  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 (located in the lower-left).
    2. Tap the attachment type (e.g., pictures, videos, audio, etc.).
    3. Locate then select the appropriate attachment.
  5. From the Send message field, enter a message.
  6. Tap the Send icon Send icon (located in the lower-right).