Delete a conversation. In the Messages list, swipe the conversation from right to left, then
Search conversations. In the Messages list, tap the top of the screen to display the search field,
then enter the text you're looking for. You can also search conversations from the Home screen.
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Share photos, videos, and more
With iMessage or MMS, you can send and receive photos and videos, and send locations, contact
info, and voice memos. The size limit of attachments is determined by your service provider—
iPhone may compress photo and video attachments when necessary.
Send a photo or video. Tap
See full-size photos or video. Tap the photo or video. To see other photos and videos in the
Send items from another app. In the other app, tap Share or
Share, save, or print an attachment. Tap the attachment, then tap
Copy a photo or video. Touch and hold the attachment, then tap Copy.
Add someone to your contacts. From a conversation, tap Contact, then tap Create New Contact.
Save contact info. Tap Contact at the top of the screen, tap
Add to Existing Contact.
Go to Settings > Messages to set options for Messages, including:
Turning iMessage on or off
Notifying others when you've read their messages
Specifying an Apple ID or email address to use with Messages
SMS and MMS options
Turning group messaging on or off
Showing the Subject field
Showing the character count
Blocking unwanted messages
Manage notifications for messages. See
Set the alert sound for incoming text messages. See
. You can choose an existing photo or video on iPhone, or take a
to return to the conversation.
Do Not Disturb
, then tap Message.
, then tap Create New Contact or
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Sounds and silence
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