How to Send Text to an Email From a Cell Phone

By Amy Lukavics

These days, text messaging is an extremely popular means of communication. Text messages are sent instantly from cell phone to cell phone along the same online highway email uses. In turn, email can be sent to cell phones as text messages and texts can be sent to email accounts. Sending a text message to an email address from a cell phone is just as easy and quick as sending a regular text.

Step 1

Open your cell phone menu. Select the "messages" or 'text messaging' option. Don't use the any hot keys to get to the message menu.

Step 2

Select the empty box that allows you to send a text message to someone who is not in your contact list. Switch the text option from "123" to "abc." Manually enter the email address you'd like to send the text to, finding the "@" symbol in the "symbols" text option.

Step 3

Enter the text you'd like to send to an email account. When you are finished, click on the "send" option. The text will be sent like a normal text, but will instantly appear in the email address inbox that you entered.