Motorola defy-send a text message

You can write and send text messages from your phone to another.

Follow these instructions to write and send text messages.

  1. Find New text message
    Press the menu icon
    Press Messaging
    Press Text messaging
    Press New text message

  2. Enter recipient
    Press To and key in the number of the recipient

  3. Write the text message
    Press the message field
    Follow the steps below to write a text message using the phone keypad.

    Write letters
    Press the required key until the required letter is displayed

    Switch between capital and lower case letters
    Press Shift once to write a capital letter and then return to writing lower case letters
    Press and hold Shift for a moment to write several capital letters in succession
    Press Shift again to return to writing lower case letters

    Insert a space
    Press Space to insert a space between two words

    Write numbers and symbols
    Press ?123 to see a number and symbol keypad
    Key in the required symbols
    Press ABC to return to ordinary input

    Insert text
    Press where you want to insert text
    Write the text

    Delete text
    Press DEL to delete the character to the left of the cursor

  4. Send the text message
    Press Send when you have written your text message

  5. Exit
    Press the Home key to return to standby mode

See more helpful tips on how to do clever things on your Motorola DEFY >

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