How To Schedule A Text On iPhone? Easy Tutorial

This article contains instructions and information to assist you in scheduling a text message to send later on your iPhone, such as how to use the Shortcuts app to schedule a text and information about other apps that may be available for message scheduling.

You cannot use iMessage to send a text message at a later time. Some workarounds, however, will allow you to send messages at a later time. These require the use of either the Shortcuts app or a third-party application designed specifically for text message scheduling.

Steps To Schedule Texts On Your iPhone

  • Open the Shortcuts app on your phone.
  • At the bottom of the page, select the Automation tab.
  • Tap Create Personal Automations if you’ve never created automation before.
  • You will not see this option if you have previously created automation. Instead, tap the + icon in the upper right corner, then Create Personal Automation.
  • Pick the Time of Day option.
  • Set the time for when you want to send the message.
  • Then, tap Month and scroll down to change the date on which you want the message to be sent. When you’re finished, press the Next button
  • .On the next screen, tap Add Action.
  • Select a contact from the Send Message section on the Actions menu, then tap Next.
  • Enter the message you want to send in the Message field, then tap Next.
  • When you’re finished, tap Done, and the automation will be set up to run according to the settings you selected when you finished the previous steps.

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Follow this guide and you will have no trouble scheduling texts on your iPhone. If you found this guide helpful then do consider sharing.

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