Writing and sending messages
Before you can create a multimedia message, or write an e-mail, or connect to your remote
mailbox, you must have the correct connection settings in place.
See “Settings needed for
e-mail” on page 51.
See “Settings needed for multimedia messaging” on page 51.
Options in the text
. A list of message options opens. Select:
if you want to create a text message
To send a picture message, select
Each picture message is made up of several text messages. Therefore, sending one
picture message may cost more than sending one text message.
if you wish to send a multimedia message (MMS).
Copyright protections may prevent some images, ringing tones, and other content
from being copied, modified, transferred or forwarded.
to send e-mail. If you have not set up your e-mail account, you will
be prompted to do so.
to select the recipient(s) from the Contacts directory or write the phone
number or e-mail address of the recipient in the
field if you are sending an MMS or
e-mail to the recipient. Press
to add a semicolon (;) to separate each recipient.
to move to the message field.
4 Write the message.
Your device supports the sending of text messages beyond the normal 160-character
limit. If your message exceeds 160 characters, it will be sent as a series of two or more
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In the navigation bar, you can see the message length indicator counting backwards
from 160. For example, 10 (2) means that you can still add 10 characters for the text
to be sent as two messages.
Note that using special (Unicode) characters such as ë, â, á, ì take up more space.
• To add a media object to a multimedia message, select
. Select the item you wish to add.
Tip! Start to key in
a name in the
. The phone will
retrieve all matching
entries from the Contacts
directory. If only one entry
is found, it is added
automatically. If more
than one entry is found,
select a contact from the
5 To send the message, select