Apple s messages app which replaced imessage in ios 8 can extend your text messaging from your iphone to your ipad. On iphone go to settings messages text message forwarding at that point pick which devices to permit to send and get instant messages from this iphone.
It lets you send and receive standard texts the green bubble kind through the built in messages app on.
How to get text messages on my ipad and iphone. Sms mms relay is part of apple s continuity feature. Open the settings app on your iphone. Now open your iphone and follow the steps below.
You can send a text message to one or more people. On the settings screen tap on messages. If you re signing in for the first time enter your apple id and password then click sign in.
Go into the settings app on your iphone then scroll down until you find messages. On your mac open messages then do one of the following. First of all navigate settings messages and turn on the imessage then go to send receive.
Open settings messages send receive and check to make sure the same apple id you used on your iphone is being used on your ipad. On iphone ipad or ipod touch go to settings messages then turn on imessage. In the following you can learn the set up process of text messaging on your ipad.
Tap at the top of the screen to start a new message or tap an existing message. On the messages. Enter the phone number.