Sending an Email with an Attachment

Motorola Moto X Play on Android 7.1.1

You can send emails from your device from any email account that has already been added to your Gmail app.

  1. Step 1/12

    From the Gmail app main screen, tap the Compose icon.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  2. Step 2/12

    Enter a contact's name.

    The indicator is in the bottom left.
  3. Step 3/12

    Select the contact.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  4. Step 4/12

    Tap the Check mark key.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  5. Step 5/12

    Enter a subject.

    The indicator is in the center.
  6. Step 6/12

    Tap the Next key.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  7. Step 7/12

    Compose your message.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  8. Step 8/12

    Tap the Attach icon.

    The indicator is towards the top.
  9. Step 9/12

    Tap Attach file.

    Note: For this simulation, we're selecting an image file. You can choose other types of attachments to send with an email, but steps may vary slightly based on what type of file you choose.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  10. Step 10/12

    Select a photo.

    The indicator is in the center.
  11. Step 11/12

    When you're finished, tap the Send icon.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  12. Step 12/12

    You've completed the steps!

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