Use SMS to Share Location or Address on Microsoft Lumia 535

Edited by Thor, Melissa Rae, Jen M

Hello, and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we are going to show you how to use the SMS messaging function to share or send the location or address of a place when using the Microsoft Map application on a Microsoft Lumia 535.

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Steps

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    To get started, turn the phone on by pressing the power button on the right-hand side of the phone
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    Swipe the lock screen up to enter the home screen
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    Locate and press the "Maps" tile, which is a blue tile with a white map
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    If it is not pinned to the home screen, swipe the screen to the left and search for it in the apps menu.
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    Find and press a location on the map, and the address will appear in a black text box
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    Press the location to bring up the "about" section
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    It will show information about the address and directions from your location.
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    Press the icon with the curved arrows at the middle-bottom of the screen to bring up sharing options
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    Press "Messaging" to send the information via text
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    Press the white circle in the upper-right corner of the screen to add a contact
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    Choose a contact from the list that appears. The text will automatically include the address.
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    Press the icon on the bottom-left of the screen to send the text
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to use the SMS messaging function to send or share a location or address when using the Microsoft Map application on a Microsoft Lumia 535
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    If you have any questions or comments about this video or about the application itself, please leave them in the comment section below, and we shall answer them for you. Thank you for watching VisiHow. Goodbye.
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Recent edits by: Melissa Rae, Thor

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