ZTE Blade™ Vantage 2 - Create and Send a Text Message

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
  2. Tap Messages Messages icon.
    Note If prompted to change the default SMS app, tap NEXT > YES to confirm.
  3. From the Inbox, tap Start chat (lower-right).
  4. 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.
    Note To add an attachment:
    1. Tap the Attachment icon Attachment icon (left of the message entry field).
    2. Locate then select the appropriate attachment.
      Note Scroll up or down to select attachment type (e.g., emoji, GIF, audio, etc.).
    Note To add a photo:
    1. Tap the Add Photo icon Add Photo icon (left of the message entry field).
    2. Swipe left or right to select the desired photo, choose a photo from the gallery or take a new photo.
  5. From the message field, enter a message.
  6. Tap the Send icon Send icon (lower-right).