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Samsung Galaxy S4: 4 Methods to Send a Message

Given send a message is one of the most common method used by the users to communicate with others, no wonder if Samsung Galaxy SIV has provided the stock Messaging app to facilitate their user when they want to send a message. In this phone, you're also presented with some methods to send a message which you can choose the best one suit your need.


4 Methods to send a message
From what I've known, there are four methods available that you can use to send a message. You can see them below:


Method #1: Send a message from Messaging app
This is the basic method usually used by the user to send a message. You can compose a new message directly from the stock Messaging app.
See also: How to Create and Send SMS or MMS in the Samsung Galaxy S4



Method #2: Send a message from Call Log
Best use this method to send a message to a contact in the recent call or missed call. Here are the steps:
  1. Open Phone app.
  2. Tap Logs tab. All of your call histories will be displayed here.
  3. Tap the desired contact you wish to send a message with.
  4. Tap the Yellow closed-envelope icon to create new message to the selected contact.
  5. Type your message in the Enter message field.
  6. If necessary, you can also attach file into your message by tapping the Attachment button and then select a file type and select the desired file you wish to attach.
  7. Tap Send button to send the message.


Method #3: Send a message from Contacts app
This method will facilitate you to send a message to a contact you've added to the Contacts app. Here are the steps:
  1. Open Contacts app.
  2. Tap the desired contact you wish to send a message with, or you can also search for certain contact by entering the contact's name or number in the Search field. All matching contacts will be displayed. Tap the desired contact to display the contact details.
  3. Tap the Yellow closed-envelope icon to send message to the selected contact.
  4. Type your message in the Enter message field.
  5. If necessary, you can also attach file into your message by tapping the Attachment button and then select a file type and select the desired file you wish to attach.
  6. Tap Send button to send the message.


Method #4: Send a message using easy text feature
This method will allow you to access the create new message screen by using a single gesture in any contact list(call log, Contact app, favourite contact). Here are the steps:
  1. Open Contacts app or Call log or Favourite contact list where you can see the contact list.
  2. Swipe the desired contact from right to the left.
  3. You'll be automatically redirected to the create new message screen.
  4. Type your message in the Enter message field.
  5. If necessary, you can also attach file into your message by tapping the Attachment button and then select a file type and select the desired file you wish to attach.
  6. Tap Send button to send the message.

Each method has their own advantage, so by knowing all available methods to send a message, now you can choose which one that best suit your need in order to help you to be able to send a message more faster and easier.

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