According to the manual you're supposed to be able to send texts to email addresses but everytime i try it says message fail to send. help!! i used to have a really cheap fone and i could do it and the manual says you can do it so why cant i do it?!!??
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Re: send text to email address
You need to enable GPRS or edge service(also called MMS service ) on this phone,before you can send messages to email. The best option would be to get in touch with your cell phone provider and they would give you the settings for the same. Some phones pick these settings automatically, others have to be configured manually.
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Are you sending the text message to your email address correctly? you also have to make sure that your phone is capable of sending MMS messages and not just standard text messages since often the translation from a phone text message and a standard email is not always possible depending on your carrier and the yahoo mail server.
What you need to do is contact your local service provider (e.g mine was
Mobilicity) and then tell them that you're having trouble receiving a confirmation code from Facebook. They should be able to fix the problem, because I received my confirmation code right after.
(By the way, you can only use your cell phone number once, because
you're only supposed to have one account, according to Facebook)
You could also use the calling option, and have Facebook call you to send you the verification code.
DON'T use your home phone number for these options, because if you need
to verify your account again, they will automatically text you with the
number you gave them and tell you to type in the confirmation code
Step 1Go online to Facebook's Mobile page.
Step 2Type your email address and Facebook password into
the corresponding text-fields and click "Login" to sign-in to your
Step 3Scroll down and click "Text a link to my phone." It may take up to five minutes to receive the text message from Facebook.
Step 4Type your Boost Mobile phone number into the text-field and click "Text link to my phone."
Step 5Open the SMS application on your Boost Mobile phone
and open the text message sent to you by Facebook. Click the link
provided in the text message. This link automatically directs your phone
to download the Facebook application. Access the new application by
going to your main apps menu and selecting the Facebook icon.
Get Facebook Mobile on Boost Standard Cellular Handset
Step 1Go online to Facebook's Mobile download page.
Step 2Type your email address and password into the corresponding text-fields and click "Login" to sign-in to your Facebook account.
Step 3Scroll down and click "Sign Up for Facebook Text Messages."
Step 4Select "Boost Mobile" from the drop-down menu and click "Next."
Step 5Activate your Boost cellular handset, open your SMS application and select the option to create a new SMS.
Step 6Address the SMS to "32665" and type "F" in the
message field. Click "Send." Wait a couple of minutes for a reply. The
reply contains a confirmation code.
Step 7Type the confirmation code into text-field and click "Confirm."
Step 8Configure your Facebook Mobile settings according to
your preferences. For instance, if you want to update your Facebook
status with text messages, click the "ON" button bellow "Texts are." If
you want to receive text messages of certain friends' status updates,
type their name in the text-field beside "Whose status updates should go
to my phone." Once you are finished, click "Save Preferences."
Step 9Update your status by typing it into a new text-message and addressing it to "32665."
what exactly do you mean by sending a text message on your email address? and where are you now? if your going to send a message to australia overseas, you need to replace 0 to +61
and if your going to send your email address, it actually depends on how you have created it, does your email has .nz or .au after the email address? if not then there's no need to add nz
You should be able to send a text message with the picture attached to an email address.
to send a multimedia message/text message w. picture attached: -find the actual picture you want to send on your phone and select it -then hit your "menu" or "options" button, which should give you an option to send/share the picture -select text message or multimedia message (MMS) -in the "to" line for the text message, enter the email address you'd like to send it to -hit "send"
when you add address it should ask you where from. say contact list (for this you must have email addresses of contacts in the phone book, then only will it work). Select as many as you want. If you do not have emai adds in the phone book then I am afraid you will have to write them seperated by comma. then send.
To send a message to an email address you need to set an email gateway number: Messaging > settings > text messages( check whether there is video options if not just use text messages and confirm with your provider if this service is supported.The provider might be using same gateway or different for video and text messages) > Email gateway
NB The (email gateway)Number is supplied by your service provider