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Texting driving me nuts - can't select imported contacts properly

Selecting the Message igon from the front screen to send a text : Simple enough right ?

So I fill in a message, click Recipent, try to choose a name : Only about half of the 150 or so contacts are listed. I can see them all if I select the top left-hand menu icon, Sort ab A->Z then Z->A it shows the lot.

So I choose a name from the list, which is entered in the To (1) box. Then a To(2) box appears. When that's present, the Send button never works.

Can text with slightly more success by going to the Call Contacts list, then choosing Message, but even then it's 50/50 whether a second To(2) box appears, which seems to prevent a message being sent.

If I fill in the To(2) box, a To(3) appears and Im in this crazy loop of trying to add recipients to send the message (it can't be done!)

None of the To boxes can be deleted.

Finally, it seems you can only send a text to an imported contact where the contact phone type is marked as Mobile. Even though many of the numbers imported were mobiles, unless they are *marked* as mobile, it just won't use it.

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  • lgcookie Apr 24, 2009

    Hi dema - 2 Gig Micro SDHC, though it's unrelated - this issue was present before I put the card in, and no contacts are stored on the card but on the phone.

    Cheers - Neil

  • danny ruvo May 11, 2010

    do you have a memory card in the phone and how many gigs is it



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Throw away the phone or go to a service centre.

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