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BlackBerry Bold Made Simple: For the BlackBerry Bold 9700 and 9650 Series by Gary Mazo, Martin Trautschold

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Chapter 18. SMS Text and MMS Messaging

As you may be aware, a key strength of all BlackBerry devices is their messaging abilities. We have covered email extensively and now turn to SMS and MMS messaging. In this chapter, we will show you how to send and view both text messages (SMS) and multimedia messages (MMS). We will show the various apps from which you can send a message and offer some advice on how to keep your messages organized.

Text and Multimedia Messaging

SMS stands for Short Messaging Service (text messaging) and MMS stands for Multimedia Messaging Service. MMS is a short way to say that you have included pictures, sounds, video, or some other form of media right inside your message (not to be confused with regular email where media ...

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