Nokia e5-00-send a text message

You can write text messages with or without predictive text input. Follow these instructions to write and send text messages on your Nokia E5-00 using ordinary text input.

Please note: The message centre number needs to be saved in the phone before you can send a text message.

1. Find New message

  • Press arrow up to access the main menu
  • Press Messaging
  • Press New message

2. Enter recipient

  • Press To and key in the number of the recipient

3. Write the text message

  • Press the message field
  • The steps below are based on the display keypad Android keyboard
  • 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 Shift twice 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
  • Insert numbers and symbols
  • Press ?123 to see the number and symbol keypad
  • If required, press ALT to see more symbols
  • 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 Nokia E5-00 >

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