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Send a text message

The number of recipients that you can send a text message to depends on your wireless service provider.
  1. On the Home screen, click the Text Messages icon.
  2. Press the Menu key > Compose Text Message.
  3. In the To field, do one of the following:
    • Type a contact name.
    • Press the Menu key > Choose Contact. Click a contact.
    • Type a phone number that can receive text messages (including the country code and area code). For languages with non-Latin characters, press the Alt key to type numbers. Press the Enter key on the keyboard.
    • If your BlackBerry® smartphone is connected to a CDMA network, you can type an email address.
  4. Type a message.
  5. Press the Enter key on the keyboard.
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