Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Android 4.4.4

Read text messages

Read help info

A text message is a message that can be sent to other mobile phones. If you can't send and receive text messages as soon as you've inserted your SIM, you need to set up your phone for text messaging.

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Read text messages

Press Messages.

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Read text messages

Press the required sender.

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Reply to a text message

Press the text input field.

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Reply to a text message

Key in the required reply and press the send icon.

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Forward text message

Press and hold the required text message until a pop-up menu is displayed.

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Forward text message

Press Forward.

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Forward text message

Press Enter recipients and key in the first letters of the recipient's name.

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Forward text message

Press the required contact.

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Forward text message

Press the send icon.

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Delete message

Press and hold the required text message until a pop-up menu is displayed.

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Delete message

Press Delete.

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Delete message

Press OK.

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Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Read text messages

Press Messages.
Press the required sender.

2. Reply to a text message

Press the text input field.
Key in the required reply and press the send icon.

3. Forward text message

Press and hold the required text message until a pop-up menu is displayed.
Press Forward.
Press Enter recipients and key in the first letters of the recipient's name.
Press the required contact.
Press the send icon.

4. Delete message

Press and hold the required text message until a pop-up menu is displayed.
Press Delete.
Press OK.

5. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.