How to attach files to emails on an iPad, iPhone or iPod

You may have photos, images, documents, videos, notes, etc. on your iOS device (iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch) that you want to share with your friends via email. This simple guide explains how to add files to an email; you have two options:

  • The first option is to email the attachment within the application. Applications usually have export email sharing options. For example, if you plan to send a photo, start the Photos application and tap Send photo by email, or if you want to attach and send a Pages document, start the Pages application and tap Share and print and so on. Please note that this option will send the attachment if you have already set up your devices integrated mail application.

  • You>three great advantages to using this feature: (a) you can easily attach photos if you access your email through your web browser (such as Safari) instead of using the built-in email application (b) you can attach files when they are responding to an email message and (c) you can attach multiple photos to an email message.