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Does Gmail have the ability to send and receive text messages.

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Maybe you meant that as a search instead of a support question?

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How do I add SMS to my Gmail account? Here's how to use it:

   Log into your Google account.
   Click on the Labs icon in the top-right corner of the page (it looks like a laboratory flask).
   Scroll down to the Text Messaging (SMS) in Chat option and click Enable.
   Return to your main Gmail page and put your cursor on a contact from your Chat list.

Can't find the Labs in the upper right

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Hi oliviag126, if you don't find the feature, you could ask about it on Google's support forum for Gmail:!forum/gmail