Droid RAZR: Save Photos From SMS Text Messages

Your friend has sent you a wonderful photo to your Motorola Droid RAZR via an SMS text message. Naturally, you want to save the photo to the memory of your phone. Doing so can be confusing to figure out. Don’t worry though, we’ve got the steps for you.

1. View the message thread that contains the photo.

2. Tap and hold the photo while in it’s small thumbnail form in the message thread.

3. You should have an option to save the photo. Select it.

4. The photo is saved automatically to a folder called “Messaging”. You will be able to view it from the Gallery app.


  1. Michael Paxton says

    Just a note. Press and hold picture while it’s not in full screen mode and you will get the option to save it. It will just zoom if you are in full screen mode. Hope this helps.

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