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    How to read SMS

    An SMS is a text message which can be sent to other mobile phones. If you can't send and receive SMS as soon as you've inserted your SIM card, you need to set up your mobile phone for SMS.

    Step 1 of 15

    Press Messages.

    Step 2 of 15

    Press the required sender.

    Step 3 of 15

    You have a number of options when you've read the SMS:
    Reply to SMS, go to 3a.
    Forward SMS, go to 3b.
    Delete SMS, go to 3c.

    Step 4 of 15

    Press the text input field.

    Step 5 of 15

    Write the required text and press Send.

    Step 6 of 15

    Press Edit.

    Step 7 of 15

    Press the required SMS until it's highlighted.

    Step 8 of 15

    Press Forward.
    Key in the first letters of the required contact.
    Matching contacts from the address book are displayed.

    Step 9 of 15

    Press the required contact.

    Step 10 of 15

    Press Send.

    Step 11 of 15

    Press Edit.

    Step 12 of 15

    Press the required SMS until it's highlighted.

    Step 13 of 15

    Press Delete.

    Step 14 of 15

    Press Delete Message.

    Step 15 of 15

    Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.

    1. Open inbox

    Press Messages.

    2. Read SMS

    Press the required sender.

    3. Select option

    You have a number of options when you've read the SMS:
    Reply to SMS, go to 3a.
    Forward SMS, go to 3b.
    Delete SMS, go to 3c.

    4. 3a - Reply to SMS

    Press the text input field.
    Write the required text and press Send.

    5. 3b - Forward SMS

    Press Edit.
    Press the required SMS until it's highlighted.
    Press Forward.
    Key in the first letters of the required contact.
    Matching contacts from the address book are displayed.
    Press the required contact.
    Press Send.

    6. 3c - Delete SMS

    Press Edit.
    Press the required SMS until it's highlighted.
    Press Delete.
    Press Delete Message.

    7. Return to the Home screen

    Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.

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