Nokia c3 touch and type-send a text message

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

You can write text messages with or without predictive text input.

Follow these instructions to write and send text messages using ordinary text input.

  1. Find Create message
    Press Menu
    Press Messaging
    Press Create message

  2. Select ordinary text input
    Press and hold # until a pop-up menu is displayed
    Press Prediction off

  3. Write the text
    Follow the steps below to write text using ordinary text input.

    Write letters
    Press 2 once to write A, twice to write B and three times to write C etc
    Wait until the cursor starts blinking if you want to write two letters from the same key in succession

    Switch between capital and lower case letters
    Press # to switch between capital and lower case letters

    Insert space, full stop and comma
    To key in a space between two words, press 0
    To key in a full stop, press 1
    To key in a comma, press 1 twice

    Write numbers
    To key in one number:
    Press and hold the key with the required number until the number is displayed

    To write longer numbers:
    Press and hold #
    Press Number mode
    Key in the required numbers

    Insert symbols
    Press * to access a page with symbols
    Press arrow left or arrow right to see more details
    Press the required symbol to insert it

    Insert smiley
    Press * twice to access a page with smileys
    Press the required smiley to insert it

    Insert text
    Press where you want to insert text
    Key in the text

    Delete text
    To delete one character at a time:
    To delete the character to the left of the cursor, press Clear

    To delete all contents of a text message:
    Press Options
    Press More
    Press Clear text

    Please note: Clear text is only available if you have keyed in text.

  4. Enter recipient
    Press Continue
    Press Number or mail
    Key in the required phone number
    Press OK

  5. Send the message
    Press Send

  6. Exit
    Press Disconnect to return to standby mode.

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