When the text message network service is available
and you have subscribed to it, your phone can receive
and store text messages. The text message function is
a network service and may not be supported by your
Also, to use text messaging, you must have the phone
number of your message service center available. The
phone can store up to 30 text messages, with a
maximum of about 1,900 characters for all messages
combined. Contact your network operator for details
about the text messaging service and the maximum
number of characters allowed in a message.
The network may have its own default message that is
displayed when the phone is in the network coverage
area. This does not prevent the use of your phone in
Reading Text Messages
When you receive a text message and there is enough
space left in the message memory, (nn) NEW TEXT
MESSAGE(s) (or NEW URGENT or NEW EMERGENCY MESSAGE if
applicable) and the indicator (
) are displayed. See
“The Display” for a description of the Text Message
To read messages
With NEW TEXT
MESSAGE(s) on display,
To read text messages any
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Õpress ▼ to view the
with ▼ or ▲
The messages are shown in the order that they were
received or stored. New messages are shown first, in
their order of priority, then old messages, in their
NEW indicates an unread message and is followed by
the date and time of receipt.
OLD indicates that the message has already been read.
URGENT indicates that the message received was
marked “urgent” by the sender.
EMERGENCY indicates that the message received was
marked “emergency” by the sender.
LOCKED indicates that you have locked the message. It
will not be overwritten even if there is no more space in
memory and there is an attempt to deliver a new
message to your phone.
The Option soft key
With message on
Õ ▼ to option you
Read next shows the next message.
Erase deletes the current message from memory.
Lock/Unlock allows you to lock and unlock messages.
When a new message arrives and the message
memory is full, the new message automatically
overrides old messages unless they are locked.
Call back displays the first number from the current
message and calls that number. You can also just press
while the message is displayed to call back a
number in the message.
Setting your phone to
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Õ▼ to On
With “Pager Mode” set to On, you can receive Voice
Mail Notification and Text Messages. You do not receive
any incoming calls. When you set “Pager Mode” to On,
the message PAGER ONLY is displayed. The default
setting is Off. “Pager Mode” is a network service.
Please check for the availability from your network