How To Save Photos From Text Message On LG V30

How To Save Photos From Text Message On LG V30

Remember the time your friend sent you a message on your LG V30 with a funny photo or an important picture on it? Of course, it’s human nature for us to keep those memorable photos at our disposal but the question is, do you know how to do it? Luckily, the method of saving a picture from a text message on your LG V30 is an easy task and won’t take a lot of brain cells to accomplish. In this article, we’ll be teaching you how to do it.

Though third-party applications like Kik and WhatsApp have this feature where it automatically stores the pictures sent through it, LG’s default Messages app has a different approach to saving the photos sent through it.

Saving a photo from an MMS or a text message will redirect it to your gallery. After saving the picture on your smartphone, you can do whatever you want to do with it. Share it on social media, attach it to an email or use it as your new wallpaper. Yet before doing any of that, you must learn first how to save it on your LG V30.

Saving a Photo from a Text Message


  1. Head to the text message that contains the picture you want to keep
  2. Tap the picture, then it’ll go into full screen
  3. Tap on the small disk icon located in the top right corner of your LG V30’s screen (Press anywhere on the picture if you can’t see anything for the menu to appear)
  4. Press Save and it’ll automatically be stored in your Gallery applications under Downloads folder

Saving Multiple Photos from Text Messages


To save time and effort in saving every picture manually, a great way to simultaneously save the pictures from the text message is by doing the steps below. It’ll save time and will enable you to surely save it all at once.
  1. Head to the text message that contains the picture you want to keep
  2. Long press the photo, a menu will appear
  3. Press Save attachment
  4. A menu will pop up enabling you to choose the pictures you want to keep
  5. Tap on the pictures you want to keep then press Save
  6. Rename the new file before it is stored to your gallery in order for you to easily find the photos

Once you have stored all of the pictures, you can now share it on social media, attach it to an email or use it as your new background image!