Blackberry bold 9780-picture messaging


Picture messages can contain pictures, sound and video clips. You can only send picture messages to phones which support picture messaging or to email addresses.

Follow these instructions to write and send a picture message on your BlackBerry Bold 9780.

  1. Find Compose Text Message
    Press the Menu key twice
    Scroll to Text Messages and press the Navigation key
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Compose Text Message and press the Navigation key

  2. Select recipient
    Key in the required phone number or email address and press the Navigation key

  3. Write the picture message
    Highlight the message field

    Follow these instructions to write the picture message

    Insert text
    Write the required text

    Insert picture
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Attach and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Picture and press the Navigation key
    Go to the required folder and press the Navigation key
    Highlight the required picture and press the Navigation key

    Insert new picture
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Attach and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Picture and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Camera and press the Navigation key
    Point the camera lens at the required object
    Use the Navigation key to zoom in or out
    Scroll to the camera icon and press the Navigation key to take the picture
    If required, scroll to Yes and press the Navigation key

    Insert video clip
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Attach and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Video and press the Navigation key
    Highlight the required video clip and press the Navigation key

    Insert new video clip
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Attach and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Video and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Video Camera and press the Navigation key
    Press the Navigation key to start recording
    Press the Navigation key to stop recording
    Press the Return key to add the video clip to the picture message

    Insert location
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Attach and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Location and press the Navigation key
    Highlight My Location or the required setting
    Follow the instructions on the display to insert the location

    Insert audio file
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Attach and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Audio and press the Navigation key
    Go to the required folder and press the Navigation key
    Highlight the required audio file and press the Navigation key

    Insert sound recording
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Attach and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Voice Note and press the Navigation key
    Highlight the required sound recording and press the Navigation key

    Insert new sound recording
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Attach and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Voice Note and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Voice Notes Recorder and press the Navigation key
    Press the Navigation key to start recording
    Press the Navigation key to stop recording

    Insert contact from the phone book
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Attach and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Contact and press the Navigation key
    Highlight the required contact and press the Navigation key

    Insert appointment
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Attach and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Appointment and press the Navigation key
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to View and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Agenda and press the Navigation key
    Highlight the required appointment and press the Navigation key

  4. Send the picture message
    Press the Navigation key when you are done
    Scroll to Send and press the Navigation key

  5. Exit
    Press Disconnect
    Press the Return key to return to standby mode

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