How to Forward, Delete and Share SMS Messages on Android Samsung Galaxy, Sony Xperia, HTC, LG, Nexus and etc

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Cannot forward, delete or share individual SMS on your Android powered Samsung, HTC, Sony, Motorola, LG, Nexus Smartphone? User friendliness it not exactly an Android thing, let alone a Windows powered device. If you’re having problem forwarding or sharing a specific SMS with friends via Samsung Galaxy S, S2, S3, S4, Note, Ace, N7000 or Tab, fear not, it is not a bug, just follow the tutorial below:

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How to Forward or Share SMS Messages in Samsung Galaxy S2 and Note

  • Gently press (for a few seconds) and hold the individual or lightly tap on the individual SMS message (not the entire threat) u want to forward, delete, share or etc. A new dialog box will appear

Below is a simple video tutorial I created, watch the video to understand how it is performed.

8 comments on “How to Forward, Delete and Share SMS Messages on Android Samsung Galaxy, Sony Xperia, HTC, LG, Nexus and etc

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    Vic February 4, 2013 at 11:18 am [ Reply ]

    I spent ages trying to figure out how to forward SMS’s or download attached photo’s. After finding this web site it took less than a minute to learn how to do it. Should have come here straight away!



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      ZamZam April 8, 2013 at 9:40 pm [ Reply ]

      If you need to forward SMS or MMS text messages to another recipient from the Samsung Galaxy Tab, the feature is available in the Messaging app.

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    Liz February 23, 2013 at 2:10 am [ Reply ]

    thanks for the tutorial. have been looking for instructions for ages, this is the first good one. thanks!

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      Boyman April 8, 2013 at 9:41 pm [ Reply ]

      The problem is when forwarding sms there is no. … Messages > long press on message > forward

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    BelleMom April 25, 2013 at 11:05 am [ Reply ]

    Is there a way to forward a complete sms message without having to send each comment separately?

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      Geckoandfly April 25, 2013 at 12:17 pm [ Reply ]

      Hi BelleMom,

      Yup, instead of tapping on the individual message, tap on the ‘menu’ button (one of the 4 primary button on every android phone). This enables you to forward the entire thread.

      If you intend to show someone the entire message, you can capture screen shot of it.

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    Trina Norris December 28, 2014 at 8:05 pm [ Reply ]

    How can I receive texts from my sony expera to my samsung galaxy 4

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    Mo January 22, 2015 at 6:32 pm [ Reply ]

    Just had a sony experia and wasnt sure what to do thanks very much

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