Create and Send a Text Message - Nokia Lumia Icon

  1. From the Start screen, swipe left to display the apps list.
    Note Alternatively, tap All apps All Apps icon (located in the lower-right; may require scrolling to the bottom).
  2. Tap Messaging.
  3. Tap New message Add New icon (located at the bottom).
  4. From the "To" field, enter a 10-digit mobile number.
    Note Alternately, enter a contact name. As the name is entered, a matching contact may appear and can be selected at any time.
    Note Alternately, tap the Plus symbol Plus icon (located at the end of the To: box), tap a contact then tap the appropriate mobile number (if applicable).
    Note Repeat this step as necessary to add additional recipients.
  5. From the "Type a message" field, enter a message.
  6. Tap Send Send icon (located in the midle; at the end of the message box).