Send photos, videos or voice messages in Messages

You can send and receive photos, videos or audio files as multimedia messages (MMS) in Messages.

Notes

Send pictures, videos, files or GIFs

  1. Open the Messages app Android Messages.
  2. Open or start a conversation.
  3. Tap Attach Add.
  4. Select if you want to send photos, videos, files, stickers or GIFs. You can also use the camera to take a picture or start a recording.
  5. Find and tap the file that you want to send on the list. You can scroll up or down.
  6. Tap Send Send.

Note: Photos or recordings that you take in Android Messages aren’t saved on your device.

Send voice messages

  1. Open the Messages app Messages logo round.
  2. Open or start a conversation.
  3. Press and hold Mic Microphone
  4. Record your message. 
  5. Tap Send Send.

To cancel a voice message, swipe left on the chat or close the message. 

Send your location

  1. Open the Messages app Messages logo round.
  2. Open or start a conversation.
  3. Tap Attach attach.
  4. Tap LocationLocation.
  5. To send your location, tap Send Send.
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