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Wannabe Geek

Topic # 11728 8-Feb-2007 19:43 Send private message

How do u text people hu live in austrailia?


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  Reply # 60164 8-Feb-2007 19:48 Send private message

Depends on where you are, and what network you are on.

Every time you post a message here, you are presented with this:
Be considerate, use standard English, do not use SMS abbreviations, this will help everyone understand your message.
Please check our forum usage guidelines.

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  Reply # 60165 8-Feb-2007 20:01 Send private message


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  Reply # 60167 8-Feb-2007 20:06 Send private message

Depends on the aussie number.

If you have the mobile number, take off the front zero.

then send it to +61 <number without the zero>

Say the number is 021 12345678

then you need to send the text to +612112345678

The plus is part of the number. You'll have to work out how to get it on your phone. I hold down the * key on my Nokia to get +.

61 means australia.

Good luck.

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  Reply # 60177 8-Feb-2007 21:46 Send private message

For Telecom you need to use 00 then the country code, i.e. 0061


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  Reply # 60185 8-Feb-2007 23:21 Send private message

GSM (Vodafone)

Say the number is 0404940795

drop the 0 and follow the following



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  Reply # 60614 13-Feb-2007 08:03 Send private message

for Telecom NZ the international access code 00 prefix is optional for SMS, but the rest of the digits must be the international format of the destination mobile number starting with the country code.

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