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LG OPTIMUS L70 D321 MESSAGING/HANGOUTS

Operation Cell Phones Last Updated 08/26/2015
LG OPTIMUS L70 D321 MESSAGING/HANGOUTS

Hangouts is an alternative to the built in messaging app included in Android™ 4.4 KitKat®. With Hangouts, you can send and receive messages and make video calls with one person or with a group of people.


You can change the default messaging app to fit your needs.

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Apps  > Settings  > Networks tab  > More...

  2. Tap Default message app, then select a default messaging app from the list. A prompt will display when selecting an app other than Messaging. Tap Yes to confirm.

To start a Hangout:

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps  > Google folder  > Hangouts

  2. Tap the Add icon  at the top right of your Hangouts list.

  3. Select a contact for your Hangout by typing the person's name, email address, or phone number in the search box. You can also select one of your contacts from the lists below the search box.

  4. Type your message and touch the Send icon

  5. Tap the paper clip icon   and select to Take photo  , Take video  , Attach photo  , or Location  . Follow the prompts to attach.

  6. Depending on contact type you will see either Send Hangouts message or Send to +1 555-555-5555 (the contacts phone number) in the text entry box. Tap the option to the left of the text entry box to switch between Hangouts  and SMS  modes.

Note: Will show option to switch only if selected contact has both a Hangouts and phone number listed.

To start a group Hangout:

  1. Tap the Add icon

  2. Select a contact for your Hangout by typing the person's name, email address, or phone number in the search box. You can also select one of your contacts from the lists below the search box.

  3. Tap Anyone else? in the contact box at the top of the Hangout.

  4. Select one or more people to add to the Hangout.

  5. Tap OK.

  6. Type the message you'd like to send, and tap the Send icon

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