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Old May 2nd, 2010, 10:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default How to send large group texts

How can I send a text to groups with over 20 contacts in them? I have two work groups that range from 20 to 25 members and often need to get messages to them.

I switched from a Blackberry and like the new phone a great deal but I really need to have the ability to send large group texts.

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Old May 2nd, 2010, 10:14 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You have to put all of the contacts into a group.

Once you have done this, in the sms app select that group as the "send to" group

all of the contacts phone numbers should populate into the "To:" field

type your message and then send.

I know this isn't very detailed but it's a starting point. Perhaps someone could help fill in the blanks for me?

As a side note, a contact can be a member of multiple groups.
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If you hit compose, then the icon to the right of the "To" box, you'll get your contacts and you can check multiple contacts.

That or create a contact group if its going to be the same people alot.
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how do you go into a contact and set the primary so that its only on one # and not the email? because when i add these people in a group it sends to their email and cell and want to eliminate the email destination. TY
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