COMMUNICATION
Setting text and multimedia message options
COMMUNICATION

Setting text and multimedia message options

  1. From the Home screen, tap > Messages.
  2. Press MENU, and then tap Settings.

You can set the following:

Storage settings
Delete old messages Automatically delete older messages when the limits below are reached. Locked messages are not deleted.
Text message limit Choose the maximum number of text messages to store in each message thread (this does not include locked messages).
Multimedia message limit Choose the maximum number of MMS messages to store in each message thread (this does not include locked messages).
SMS settings
Delivery reports Receive a report on the delivery status of your message.
Service Center Displays the message service center number used. Tap to change the number. It is recommended that you do not change the number here for it may cause problems in receiving and sending messages.
Manage SIM card messages View text messages stored on your SIM card. You can also delete or copy these messages to your phone’s memory.
MMS settings
Delivery reports Receive a report on the delivery status of your message.
Read reports Receive a report whether each recipient has read the message or deleted it without reading.
Auto-retrieve Automatically retrieve all your MMS messages completely. When selected, the MMS message header plus the message body and attachments will automatically download to your phone. If you clear this check box, only the MMS message header will be retrieved and shown in your All messages screen.
Roaming auto-retrieve Automatically retrieve all your MMS messages completely when roaming. You may incur significant phone charges.
Priority setting Set the message priority of MMS messages sent.
Maximum message size Set the maximum file size of an MMS message. The MMS message will not be sent out if it exceeds the file size set here.
Received messages
Received notification Receive a notification in the status bar when a new text or multimedia message arrives.
Play notification sound Set your phone to ring when a new message arrives.
Notification sound Select a ring tone that is specific to new text and multimedia messages. Note that the ring tone briefly plays when selected.
Vibrate Set your phone to vibrate when a new text or multimedia message arrives.
Sent messages
Sent notification Receive a notification in the status bar when a message is sent successfully.
Failure notification Receive a notification in the status bar when a message is not sent successfully.
Play notification sound Set your phone to ring when a sent or failure notification is received.
Notification sound Select a ring tone that is specific to sent or failure notifications. Note that the ring tone briefly plays when selected.
Vibrate Set your phone to vibrate when a new text or multimedia message arrives.
 
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