How Do I Create/Delete Messages On My Generic CDMA SCH-I100 (Gem Phone?

The Generic CDMA SCH-I100 (Gem) phone can send and receive text and multimedia messages.

    Messaging service availability depends on your network and service plan. Consult your Wireless Provider for more information.  

  • Creating and Sending Messages
    1. Press the Home Key 
    2. Tap on Messaging 
    3. Tap on New message
    4. Tap on the To field, recipients can be entered as one of the following:
      • Name
        • Enter the name, matching contacts will appear on the screen, select the contact from the list
      • Phone Number
        • Enter the phone number, matching contacts will appear on the screen, select the contact from the list
      • Email Address
        • Enter the email address, matching contacts will appear on the screen, select the contact from the list
    5. Tap on Type to compose field, enter message
    6. Press the menu key  for additional options:
      • Add subject - This option will convert message to MMS
      • Attach - Add content to the message, this will convert message to MMS
        • Pictures - Add a picture
        • Capture picture - Take a new picture
        • Videos - Add a video
        • Capture video - Record a new video
        • Audio - Add a sound clip
        • Record audio - Create a new audio clip
        • Slideshow - Add a slideshow of pictures to this message
      • Insert Smiley - Add text emotion
    7. Tap on Send to send the message
  • Delete a single Message
    1. Press the Home Key 
    2. Tap on Messaging 
    3. Tap the desired message thread
    4. Touch and hold a message to delete
    5. Tap on Delete message
    6. Tap on Delete to confirm message deletion
  • Delete all Messages
    1. Press the Home Key 
    2. Tap on Messaging 
    3. Press the menu key 
    4. Tap on Delete threads
    5. Tap on Select All, to delete all messages in the thread
    6. Tap on Delete
    7. Tap on Delete to confirm deletion of all messages in the thread

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