How to Open a Multimedia Message

by Fred Wood

Cell phone

Computer with Internet access

Multimedia Capable Phones

Turn on your phone.

Go to you message list.

Click the preview of the MMS message to open it.

Phones that do not allow picture or video messages

Copy down the Internet address link that you received as a text message that explains how to view your MMS message. This link is where you can view the message online. A password and login ID should be included in this text message.

Open up your browser on your computer.

Type in the Internet address that you received in the text. Enter the login ID and password. The message should appear.

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About the Author

Fred Wood is a freelance writer and producer based in New York who started writing in 2007. His work can be found at and he contributes to several TV news outlets in his tri-state area, including the CW and CBS networks. He specializes in news, health and lifestyle articles. He earned a Bachelor of Science in broadcast journalism from Jackson State University.

Photo Credits

  • photo_camera cell phone image by Alexey Klementiev from