How to Open a Multimedia Message

by Fred Wood
cell phone image by Alexey Klementiev from

Cell phone

Computer with Internet access

Multimedia Capable Phones

Step 1

Turn on your phone.

Step 2

Go to you message list.

Click the preview of the MMS message to open it.

Phones that do not allow picture or video messages

Step 1

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.

Step 2

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.


Photo Credits

  • cell phone image by Alexey Klementiev from

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.

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