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how do you send a text to a group without have to select each individual person?
keithwmarchant

how do you send a text to a group without have to select each individual person?

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Re: how do you send a text to a group without have to select each individual person?
Richh32
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The only way I have found so far is to enter all contacts of a desired group into your Gmail contact list, create a group there that will sinc with the phone. Then the sequence is;

Download the Go SMS Pro app (free)

Enter all the contacts you wish to add to the group into your gmail account

create a group in your gmail account (this will sinc with the phone)

from the main screen tap Go SMS Pro

tap the write icon in the upper left

tap the ico again

Select Groups

tap the group you want to text

tap the box to the right of the text name

tap OK at the bottom left

type your message

tap send

Note: when setting up Go SMS Pro you must select show mobile numbers only

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Re: how do you send a text to a group without have to select each individual person?
B33
Sr. Leader

Have a look at these instructions:  See if they may be any assistance in sending group Text.  b33

https://motorola-global-portal.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/72011

How do I use the DROID RAZR text messaging application?

To launch the text messaging application:

Touch Apps ImageText Messaging

Tip: If the screen is locked, touch Image and flick to text.

Create: Tap + above the inbox list.

Attach: When you’re typing a message, tapImage to attach a picture, video, or other file.

Image

Tips & tricks

  • Forward, or save attachments: Open a conversation, tap and hold a message, then tap Image to forward. Tap and hold a picture to save it.
  • Reply to all in text messages: When you send a text message to multiple people, you can let everyone see the other recipients and reply to all, or hide the other recipients so that replies only go to you. To change this, tap Apps Image> Text Messaging > Menu Image> Settings > Default group message type.
  • Addressing a message to an entire group (ie. "Soccer team") in your contact list has been removed from Android 4.1 upgrade.   Although we do not endorse or support these applications, some users have found many free alternative applications available in Google Play Store.
  • Text your best friend: Use a widget to text your favorite contact quickly: Tap AppsImage, tapWIDGETS at the top, tap and hold Direct message to drag it to your home screen, then choose a contact.

Read, reply, forward & delete text messages

Tap Apps Image> Text Messaging

Open: Tap a conversation to open it.

Attachments: When you open a message with an attachment, tap the attachment to open it, or tap and hold it to save it.

Reply: Open a conversation, then enter your response in the text box at the bottom.

Forward: Open a conversation, tap and hold the message you want to forward, then tapImage at the top.

Delete: Tap and hold a conversation you want to delete (or open the conversation and tap and hold just one message), then tap Imageat the top.

Settings: Tap Menu Image> Settings to change your signature and other options.


Create text messages

Find it: Tap Apps Image> Text Messaging > +

1. Enter the recipients at the top.

2. Tap the text box at the bottom to enter the message.

To add an attachment, tapImage . To send and receive large attachments faster, use “Wi-Fi Networks”.


Group text messages

Group messaging is currently not supported, you may find alternatives in the Android Market, try searching for, "group messaging".

While we do not endorse or guarantee these solutions, or provide support for them, some owners have reported success using 3rd party Android Applications.  You can search the Android Market for this and many other 3rd party applications that are available that may enable you to send group messages from your device.

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