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    Using text and multimedia messaging

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    You can send and receive text messages from your phone using SMS (Short Message Service). If your subscription includes MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service), you can also send and receive messages that contain media files, for example, pictures and videos. The number of characters you can send in a single text message varies depending on the operator and the language you use. If you exceed the character limit, then all your single messages are linked together and sent as one message. You are charged for each single text message you send. When you view your messages, they appear as conversations, which means that all messages to and from a particular person are grouped together.

    NoteTo send multimedia messages, you need the correct MMS settings in your phone. See Internet and messaging settings.

    To create and send a message

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then find and tap Icn sony app messaging.
    2. Tap New message.
    3. To add a recipient, tap Add recipient, then find and mark the checkbox next to the recipient name. To add more than one recipient, mark the checkboxes for the desired recipients. You can also enter the full number in the search field manually, then tap Add.
    4. When you are finished adding recipients, tap Done.
    5. Tap Write message and enter your message text.
    6. If you want to add a media file, tap Icn sony suquashi smsmms add media 2 and select an option.
    7. If you want to add or remove recipients before sending the message, press Icn sony 11ni and menu k90. To add a recipient, tap Add recipient. To remove a recipient, tap Edit recipients and tap Icn sony remove contact messaging next to a recipient field. When you are finished, tap Done.
    8. To send the message, tap Send.
    TipIf you exit a message before sending, it gets saved as a draft. The conversation gets tagged with the word Draft:.

    To read a received message

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then find and tap Icn sony app messaging.
    2. Tap the desired conversation.
    3. If the message is not yet downloaded, tap and hold the message, then tap Download message.
    TipWhen you receive a text or multimedia message, Icn sony sym action sms appears in the status bar. To read the message, you can also drag the status bar downwards and tap the received message when the status bar is open.

    To reply to a message

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Messaging.
    2. Tap the desired conversation.
    3. Enter your reply and tap Send.

    To forward a message

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Messaging.
    2. Tap the desired conversation.
    3. Touch and hold the message you want to forward, then tap Forward message.
    4. Select a recipient from the list, or tap Add recipient to add a recipient who is not in the list.
    5. Edit the message and tap Send.

    To delete a message

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Messaging.
    2. Tap the desired conversation.
    3. Touch and hold the message you want to delete, then tap Delete message > Yes.

    To delete conversations

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Messaging.
    2. Press Icn sony 11ni and menu k90, then tap Delete conversations.
    3. Mark the checkboxes for the conversations you want to delete, then tap Delete.

    To save a sender's number to a contact

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Messaging.
    2. Tap a conversation.
    3. Tap the sender's number at the top of the screen.
    4. Tap Icn sony btn add contact.
    5. Select an existing contact, or tap Icn sony btn add contact if you want to create a new contact.
    6. Edit the contact information and tap Done.

    To call a message sender

    1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Messaging.
    2. Tap a conversation.
    3. Tap the recipient name or number at the top of the screen.
    4. If the recipient is saved in your contacts, tap the phone number you want to call. If you have not saved the recipient in your contacts, tap Icn sony btn detail call.

    To save a file contained in a message you receive

    1. From yourHome screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then tap Messaging.
    2. Tap the desired conversation.
    3. If the message has not been downloaded yet, tap and hold the message, then tap Download message.
    4. Touch and hold the file you want to save, then select the desired option.
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