Messaging: HTC Touch Pro2

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    E-mail

    Account – add new e-mail account

    How to add a POP3 or IMAP e-mail account

    To set up an e-mail account in the e-mail client, follow these steps:

     

    Note: To receive e-mail messages, you must sign up for a T-MobileWeb or T-Mobile Internet plan.

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap New account.
    4. Tap the desired e-mail account.
    5. Follow the remaining on-screen prompts to complete the account setup.

     

    Account – add new Exchange e-mail account

    How to add a corporate e-mail account with Exchange server

    To set up a new corporate e-mail account with Exchange Server, follow these steps:

     

    Note: To receive e-mail messages, you must sign up for a T-MobileWeb or T-Mobile Internet plan.

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap New account.
    4. Tap Outlook setup.
    5. If your company supports synchronizing directly with the Exchange Server, tap the link, you can set up your device to sync with it.
    6. Enter your e-mail address and password.
    7. If desired, select the Attempt to detect Exchange Server Settings automatically check box.
    8. Tap Next.
    9. Enter your user name.
    10. Enter your password.
    11. Enter your domain.
    12. If desired, select the Save password check box.
    13. Tap Next.
    14. Enter your server address. This is the same as your Outlook Web Access server address.
    15. If required, select the This server requires an encrypted (SSL) connection check box.
    16. Tap Next.
    17. Select the check boxes if you wish to synchronize:
      • Contacts
      • Calendar
      • E-mail
      • Tasks
    18. Tap Finish. Your device syncs automatically with the Exchange Server.
    19. When your device has finished synchronizing, press the Home key to return to the Home screen.
    20. Touch and hold the active tab.
    21. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    22. Tap the newly created Outlook icon to view e-mail.

     

    Account – change settings

    How to change e-mail account settings

    To change the settings for an e-mail account, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap Menu.
    4. Tap Accounts.
    5. Tap Accounts…. again.
    6. Tap Menu.
    7. Tap Options.
    8. Tap the e-mail account that you want to change.
    9. Tap Edit Account Setup.
    10. Enter new settings.
    11. Tap Next to access additional settings.
    12. Tap Finish when done.

     

    Account – download E-mail as it arrives

     

    To set the device to check for e-mails all of the time, follow these steps:

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Programs tab.
    3. Tap All Programs.
    4. Tap ActiveSync.
    5. Tap Menu.
    6. Tap Schedule.
    7. Next to Off-peak times, tap the drop down list.
    8. Tap As items arrive.
    9. Tap ok in the upper right corner of the screen.

     

    Account – switch between accounts

    How to switch between e-mail accounts

    To switch between e-mail accounts, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap the icon for the desired account on the right side of the screen.
    4. Tap inbox to access e-mail.

     

    Alert – set incoming

    How to turn on or turn off e-mail alerts from the device

    To turn on e-mail alerts, follow these steps:

     

    Turn on or off the event sound

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Settings tab.
    3. Tap Sound.
    4. Tap Event Sounds to turn on or off.

     

    Turn on or off the notifications

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Settings tab.
    3. Tap Sound.
    4. Tap Advanced.
    5. Tap Notifications.
    6. Tap the Event drop down list.
    7. Tap Messaging: New e-mail message.
    8. Clear the Play sound check box.
    9. Clear the Display message on screen check box.
    10. Clear the Flash light for check box.
    11. Clear the Vibrate check box.

     

    Attachment - add

    How to attach files to e-mail messages

    To attach files to e-mail messages, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap the icon for the desired e-mail account on the right side of the screen.
    4. Tap Menu.
    5. Tap New mail.
    6. From To:, enter the e-mail address of the recipient.
    7. Tap Subject and enter a subject.
    8. Tap the body of the e-mail and enter a message.
    9. Tap Menu.
    10. Tap Insert.
    11. Tap one of the following:
      • Picture to tap the desired picture.
      • Voice Note
        1. Tap the Record button.
        2. Speak your message.
        3. Tap the Stop button.
      • File to tap the desired file.
    12. Tap Send.

     

    Attachment - move

    How to move saved e-mail attachments

     

    If the customer has saved attachments to the \Mail Attachments folder, move the attachments to another folder. To move attachments to another folder, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Programs tab.
    3. Tap All Programs.
    4. Tap File Explorer.
    5. Tap the drop down list at the top of the screen.
    6. Tap My Device.
    7. Tap Program Files.
    8. Tap Connections.
    9. Tap Mail Attachments.
    10. Touch and hold the file you wish to move.
    11. Tap Copy.
    12. Navigate to the desired folder.
    13. Touch and hold the screen inside the folder.
    14. Tap Paste.

     

    Attachment - save

    How to save e-mail attachments

    To save e-mail attachments, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap the e-mail to open.
    4. Touch and hold the attachment.
    5. Tap Save As…
    6. Tap the desired folder.
    7. Tap Save.

     

    E-mail message - delete

    How to delete e-mail messages

    To delete e-mail messages, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap the icon for the desired e-mail account on the right side of the screen.
    4. Tap Inbox to access e-mail.
    5. Touch and hold the message you want to delete.
    6. Tap Delete.

     

    E-mail message - forward

    How to forward e-mail messages

    To forward e-mail messages, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap the icon for the desired e-mail account on the right side of the screen.
    4. Tap Inbox to access e-mail.
    5. Touch and hold the message you want to forward.
    6. Tap Forward.
    7. From To:, enter the e-mail address of the recipient.
    8. If desired, tap Subject and enter a new subject.
    9. Tap Send.

     

    E-mail message - read

    How to read e-mail messages

    To read e-mail messages, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap the icon for the desired e-mail account on the right side of the screen.
    4. Tap Inbox to access e-mail.
    5. Tap the message you want to read.

     

    E-mail message - reply

    How to reply to e-mail messages

    To reply to e-mail messages, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap the icon for the desired e-mail account on the right side of the screen.
    4. Tap Inbox to access e-mail.
    5. Touch and hold the desired message.
    6. Tap Reply.
    7. Enter the desired message.
    8. Tap Send.

     

    E-mail message - send

    How to send e-mail messages from the device

    To write and send e-mail messages, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap the icon for the desired e-mail account on the right side of the screen.
    4. Tap Inbox to access e-mail.
    5. Tap Menu.
    6. Tap New.
    7. From To:, enter the e-mail address of the recipient.
    8. Tap Subject and enter a subject.
    9. Tap the body of the e-mail and enter a message.
    10. Tap Send.

     

    Folders – switch between

    How to switch between e-mail folders

    To switch between e-mail folders within the e-mail account, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap the icon for the desired e-mail account on the right side of the screen.
    4. Tap Inbox to access e-mail.
    5. From the top of the screen, tap Inbox.
    6. If required, tap the plus sign next to ‘Inbox’ to display additional folders.
    7. Tap the desired folder.

     

    Inbox - refresh

    How to refresh the e-mail inbox

     

    To refresh the e-mail inbox and download new messages, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Mail tab.
    3. Tap the icon for the desired e-mail account on the right side of the screen.
    4. Tap Menu.
    5. Tap Send/Receive.

     

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    AOL Instant Messenger (AIM)

    Add a buddy

    How to add a buddy for AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service

    To add a new buddy for AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Buddy list, tap Options.
    2. Tap Buddy Options.
    3. Tap Add Buddy.
    4. Tap the Group Name drop down list.
    5. Tap the desired group.
    6. Enter the buddy’s screen name.
    7. Tap Add.

     

    Block buddy

    How to block AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service instant messages (IM)

    To block instant messages (IM) in AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Buddy list, tap the buddy you want to block.
    2. Tap Options.
    3. Tap Buddy Options.
    4. Tap Block.

     

    Delete buddy

    How to delete a buddy from the AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service Buddy List

    To delete a buddy from the AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service Buddy List, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Buddy list, tap the buddy you want to delete.
    2. Tap Options.
    3. Tap Buddy Options.
    4. Tap Delete Buddy.
    5. Tap OK.

     

    Log in / log out

    How to sign on to or sign off of AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service

    To sign on to or sign off of AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service, follow these steps:

     

    Sign on

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
    2. Tap Instant Messaging.
    3. Tap AIM.
    4. If AIM is disabled, tap Yes to enable AIM.
    5. Enter your screen name and password.
    6. Tap Sign In.

     

    Sign off

     

    1. From the Buddy list, tap Options.
    2. Tap the Down arrow.
    3. Tap Exit.
    4. Tap Sign out.

     

    Send message to buddy

    How to send instant messages (IM) to a listed buddy for AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service

    To send instant messages (IM) to a buddy on your Buddy List for AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Buddy list, tap the buddy.
    2. Tap Send IM.
    3. Enter your message.
    4. Tap Send IM.

     

    Send message to unlisted buddy

    How to send instant messages (IM) to an unlisted buddy for AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service

    To send instant messages (IM) to somebody who is not on your Buddy List for AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Buddy list, tap Options.
    2. Tap Send IM to.
    3. Enter the buddy’s screen name.
    4. Tap OK.
    5. Enter your message.
    6. Tap Send IM.

     

    Set away status

    How to set away status in AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service

    To set away status for AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) service, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Buddy list, tap Options.
    2. Tap My Status.
    3. Tap Away.

     

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    Google Talk

    Add contact

    How to add a contact for Google Talk

    To add a contact for Google Talk, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap Options.
    2. Tap Contact Options.
    3. Tap Add Contact.
    4. Enter the new contact’s e-mail address and nickname.
    5. Tap Add.

     

    Block contact

    How to block Google Talk instant messages (IM)

    To block instant messages (IM) in Google Talk, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap the contact you want to block.
    2. Tap Options.
    3. Tap Contact Options.
    4. Tap Block Contact.
    5. Tap OK.

     

    Delete contact

    How to delete a contact for Google Talk

    To delete a contact for Google Talk, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap the contact you want to delete.
    2. Tap Options.
    3. Tap Contact Options.
    4. Tap Delete Contact.
    5. Tap OK.

     

    Log in / log out

    How to sign in to or sign out of Google Talk

    To sign in to or sign out of Google Talk, follow these steps:

     

    Sign in

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
    2. Tap Instant Messaging.
    3. Tap Google Talk.
    4. If Google Talk is disabled, tap Yes to enable Google Talk.
    5. Enter your e-mail address and password.
    6. If desired, select the Remember Password or Automatic Sign In check box.
    7. Tap Sign In.

     

    Sign out

     

    1. From the contact list, tap Options.
    2. Tap the Down Arrow.
    3. Tap Exit.
    4. Tap Sign out.

     

    Send message to contact

    How to send instant messages (IM) to a listed contact for Google Talk

    To send instant messages (IM) to a contact for Google Talk, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap the contact you want to message.
    2. Tap Send IM.
    3. Enter your message.
    4. Tap Send IM.

     

    Set away status

    How to set away status in Google Talk

    To set away status for Google Talk, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap Options.
    2. Tap My Status.
    3. Tap Busy.

     

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    ICQ instant messenger

    ICQ instant messenger is supported through the AIM application.

     

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    MySpace IM

    Add contact

    How to add a contact for MySpace IM

    To add a contact for MySpace IM, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the MySpace Messenger screen, tap Options.
    2. Tap Contact options.

    Tap Add contact.

    1. Enter the new contact’s e-mail address.
    2. If desired, enter the new contact’s nickname.
    3. Tap Add.
    4. Tap OK.

     

    Block contact

    How to block MySpace IM

    To block instant messages in MySpace IM, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the MySpace Messenger screen, tap the contact you want to block.
    2. Tap Options.
    3. Tap Contact options.
    4. Tap Block contact.
    5. Tap OK.

     

    Delete contact

    How to delete a contact for MySpace IM

    To delete a contact from MySpace IM, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the MySpace Messenger screen, tap the contact you want to delete.
    2. Tap Options.
    3. Tap Contact options.
    4. Tap Delete.
    5. Tap OK.

     

    Log in / log out

    How to sign in to or sign out of MySpace IM

    To sign in to or sign out of MySpace IM, follow these steps:

     

    Sign in

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
    2. Tap Instant Messaging.
    3. Tap My Space IM.
    4. If MySpace IM is disabled, tap Yes to enable MySpace I.
    5. Tap Accept to accept terms of use.
    6. Enter your e-mail address and password.
    7. If desired, select the Sign In as Hidden, Save Password, or Automatic Sign In check boxes.
    8. Tap Sign In.

     

    Sign out

     

    1. Tap Options.
    2. Tap Exit.
    3. Tap the Down Arrow.
    4. Tap Sign out.
    5. Tap Yes.

     

    Send message to contact

    How to send instant messages (IM) to a listed contact for MySpace IM

    To send instant messages (IM) to a contact for MySpace IM, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the MySpace Messenger screen, tap the contact you want to send a message to.
    2. Tap Send IM.
    3. Enter a message to your contact.
    4. Tap Send IM.

     

    Send message to unlisted contact

    How to send instant messages (IM) to an unlisted contact for Yahoo! Messenger

    To send instant messages (IM) to somebody who is not on your contact list for Yahoo! Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the MySpace Messenger screen, tap Send To.
    2. Enter the username.
    3. Tap OK.
    4. Enter your message.
    5. Tap Send IM.

     

    Set away status

    How to set away status in MySpace IM

    To set away status for MySpace IM, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the MySpace Messenger screen, tap My Status.
    2. Tap Away.

     

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    Windows Live Messenger

    Add contact

    How to add a contact for Windows Live Messenger

    To add a contact for Windows Live Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap Menu.
    2. Tap Add new contact.
    3. Enter the contact’s e-mail address.
    4. Tap OK.

     

    Block contact

    How to block Windows Live Messenger instant messages (IM)

    To block instant messages (IM) in Windows Live Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap the contact you want to block.
    2. Tap Menu.
    3. Tap Contact options.
    4. Tap Block contact.

     

    Delete contact

    How to delete a contact for Windows Live Messenger

    To delete a contact for Windows Live Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap the contact you want to delete.
    2. Tap Menu.
    3. Tap Contact options.
    4. Tap Remove contact.
    5. If desired, select the Also block this contact, and Also remove this contact from my Windows Live contact list check boxes.
    6. Tap OK.

     

    Log in / log out

    How to sign in to or sign out of Windows Live Messenger

    To sign in to or sign out of Windows Live Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    Sign in

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
    2. Tap Instant Messaging.
    3. Tap Messenger.
    4. Tap Sign in.
      Note: Steps 5 - 13 only occur the first time you log into your account.
    5. Tap Accept to accept terms of use.
    6. Enter your e-mail address and password.
    7. If desired, select the Save Password check box.
    8. Tap Next.
    9. If desired, select the Windows Live services and Live Search bar check boxes.
    10. Tap Next.
    11. If desired, select the check boxes for:
    12. Tap Next.
    13. Tap Done.

     

    Sign out

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap Menu.
    2. Tap Sign out.

     

    Send message to contact

    How to send instant messages (IM) to a listed contact for Windows Live Messenger

    To send instant messages (IM) to a contact for Windows Live Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap a contact.
    2. Tap Send IM.
    3. Enter a message.
    4. Tap Send.

     

    Send message to unlisted contact

    Sending an instant message (IM) to an unlisted contact for Windows Live Messenger is not supported

    We’re sorry, but this is not an available feature on your particular device model.

     

    Set away status

    How to set away status in Windows Live Messenger

    To set away status for Windows Live Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap Menu.
    2. Tap Change status.
    3. Tap Away.

     

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    Yahoo! Messenger

    Add contact

    How to add a contact for Yahoo! Messenger

    To add a contact for Yahoo! Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap Options.
    2. Tap Contact Options.
    3. Tap Add Contact.
    4. Enter the contact’s Yahoo! ID and nickname.
    5. Tap Add.
    6. Tap OK.

     

    Block contact

    Blocking a contact in Yahoo! Messenger is not supported.

    We’re sorry, but this is not an available feature on your particular device model.

     

    Delete contact

    How to delete a contact for Yahoo! Messenger

    To delete a contact for Yahoo! Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap the contact you want to delete.
    2. Tap Options.
    3. Tap Contact Options.
    4. Tap Delete.
    5. Tap OK.

     

    Log in / log out

    How to sign in to or sign out of Yahoo! Messenger

    To sign in to or sign out of Yahoo! Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    Sign in

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap Start.
    2. Tap Instant Messaging.
    3. Tap Yahoo!.
    4. If Yahoo Messenger is disabled, tap Yes to enable Yahoo! Messenger.
    5. Enter your Yahoo! ID and password.
    6. If desired, select the Sign-in as invisible, Remember me or Auto Sign In check boxes.
    7. Tap Sign In.

     

    Sign out

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap Options.
    2. Tap the Down Arrow.
    3. Tap Exit.
    4. Tap Sign Out.

     

    Send message to contact

    How to send instant messages (IM) to a listed contact for Yahoo! Messenger

    To send instant messages (IM) to a contact for Yahoo! Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap a contact.
    2. Tap Send IM.
    3. Enter your message.
    4. Tap Send IM.

     

    Send message to unlisted contact

    How to send instant messages (IM) to an unlisted contact for Yahoo! Messenger

    To send instant messages (IM) to somebody who is not on your contact list for Yahoo! Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap Options.
    2. Tap Send IM to.
    3. Enter the contact’s Yahoo! ID.
    4. Tap OK.
    5. Enter your message.
    6. Tap Send IM.

     

    Set away status

    How to set away status in Yahoo! Messenger

    To set away status for Yahoo! Messenger, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the contacts list, tap Options.
    2. Tap My Status.
    3. Tap a status:
      • Busy
      • Invisible
      • Custom Status

     

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    MMS (picture and video messaging)

    Delete

    How to delete picture messages (MMS)

    To delete picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Messages tab.
    3. Tap All Messages.
    4. Touch and hold the message you wish to delete.
    5. Tap Delete.

     

    Read / view

    How to read picture messages (MMS)

    To read picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Messages tab.
    3. Tap All Messages.
    4. Tap the message you wish to read.

     

    Send picture - Saved

    How to send saved pictures as picture messages (MMS)

    To send saved pictures as picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Messages tab.
    3. Tap Menu.
    4. Tap New.
    5. Perform one of the following actions:
      • Enter the phone number of the recipient.
      • Tap Menu, Add Recipient… and tap a contact from the phone book.
    6. Tap the body of the message and enter your message.
    7. Tap Menu.
    8. Tap Insert.
    9. Tap Picture/Video.
    10. Tap the desired picture.
    11. Tap Send.

     

    Send picture – Take new

    How to take and send picture messages (MMS)

    To take and send picture messages (MMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Photos and Videos tab.
    3. Tap the Camera icon in the upper right corner of the screen.
    4. Frame the subject.
    5. Tap the Shutter icon to take a picture.
    6. Tap the Envelope icon.
    7. Tap Send via MMS.
    8. Tap Send.
    9. Perform one of the following actions:
      • From To:, enter the phone number of the recipient.
      • Touch and hold To: and tap a contact from the phone book.
    10. If desired, tap Subject and enter a subject.
    11. If desired, tap Insert text here and enter a message.
    12. When finished, tap Send.

     

    Send video message

    How to take and send video messages (MMS)

    To take and send video messages (MMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Photos and Videos tab.
    3. Tap the Video icon in the upper right corner of the screen.
    4. Frame the subject.
    5. Tap the Shutter icon to start recording.
    6. Tap the Shutter icon again to stop recording.
    7. Tap the Envelope icon.
    8. Tap the desired account.
    9. Perform one of the following actions:
      • In the To field, enter the phone number of the recipient.
      • Touch and hold To: and tap a contact from the phone book.
    10. If desired, tap Subject and enter a subject.
    11. If desired, tap Insert text here and enter a message.
    12. When finished, tap Send.

     

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    SMS (text messaging)

    Add service center number

    How to add, enter, or change the service center number

    To add or change the text messaging (SMS) service center number, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Settings tab.
    3. Tap Communications.
    4. Tap Phone.
    5. Tap Phone Services.
    6. Tap Voice Mail and Text Messages.
    7. Tap Get Settings….
    8. Tap the Text messages service center text box.
    9. Enter +12063130004.

     

    Delete Message

    How to delete text messages (SMS)

    To delete text messages (SMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Messages tab.
    3. Tap All Messages.
    4. Touch and hold a message.
    5. Tap Delete.

     

    Read Message

    How to read text messages (SMS)

    To read text messages (SMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Messages tab.
    3. Tap All Messages.
    4. Tap a message to read.

     

    Send Message

    How to write and send text messages (SMS)

     

    To write and send text messages (SMS), follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, touch and hold the active tab.
    2. Slide left or right to the Messages tab.
    3. Tap Menu.
    4. Tap New.
    5. Perform one of the following actions:
      • Enter the phone number of the recipient.
      • Tap Menu, Add Recipient…,and tap a contact from the phone book.
    6. Tap the body of the message and enter your message.
    7. Tap Send.

     

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    Text entry method – hardware keyboard

    Copy or cut and paste text

     

    How to copy and paste text using the hardware keyboard.

     

    To copy and paste text, follow these steps:

     

    1. Slide the phone open to reveal the hardware keyboard.
    2. From a text entry screen, move the cursor next to the text you wish to copy.
    3. Press and hold the Shift key and use the directional arrows to highlight the text.
    4. Press Ctrl + C to copy the text.
    5. Move the cursor to where you want to paste the text.
    6. Press Ctrl + V to paste the text.

     

    Delete text

    How to delete or erase text using the hardware keyboard.

    To delete or erase text from a text field or message, follow these steps:

     

    1. Slide the phone open to reveal the hardware keyboard.
    2. From a text entry screen, move the cursor next to the text you wish to delete.
    3. Press the Delete key to delete text.

     

    Enter symbols

    How to enter symbols or numbers in a text field using the hardware keyboard.

    To insert punctuation, numbers, and symbols while entering text on the device, follow these steps:

     

    While in a text entry screen press the ALT key, then the SYM key, and then tap the desired symbol on the screen.

     

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    Text entry method – on-screen keyboard

    Choose text entry mode

    The default on-screen keyboard is a QWERTY keyboard.

    How to change the text entry method using the on-screen QWERTY keyboard:

     

    To enter text using predictive (XT9) mode

     

    1. From a text entry screen, tap the XT9/ABC key on the on-screen keyboard to switch to XT9 mode.
    2. Start tapping letters on the on-screen keyboard.
    3. Words appear in the candidate bar above the on-screen keyboard.
    4. Tap the desired word in the candidate bar to enter.

     

    To enter text using ABC mode

     

    1. From a text entry screen, tap the XT9/ABC key on the on-screen keyboard to switch to ABC mode.
    2. Tap letters on the on-screen keyboard to type words.

     

     

    Copy or cut and paste text

    Copying, cutting, or pasting text using the on-screen keyboard is not supported.

    We're sorry, but this is not an available feature on your particular phone model. See How to copy and paste text using the hardware keyboard.

     

    Delete text

    How to delete or erase text

    To delete or erase text from a text field or message, tap the Delete key from a text entry screen.

     

    Enter symbols

    How to enter symbols or numbers in a text field

    To insert punctuation, numbers, and symbols while entering text on the device, follow these steps:

    1. From a text entry screen, tap the 12# key 12#.png on the on-screen keyboard to switch to the number and symbol mode.
    2. Tap symbols to enter.
    3. Tap the 1/2 key 1-2.png to go to the next page of symbols.
    4. Tap the ABC key ABC.png to switch back to the letter keyboard.

     

    Note: To enter accented letters, touch and hold a letter and then slide to the desired accented letter.

     

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