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General Typing over 160 characters in a text

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Ruben, Dec 30, 2009.

  1. Ruben

    Ruben Well-Known Member
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    Whenever I text using over 160 characters, to a non-Verizon customer, it just cuts it off. How do I get it to make it is multiple 160 character messages?
     

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  2. esn

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    Use mms it is unlimited text.
     
  3. ericDylan

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    use handcent ... it automatically splits your text in to individual 160 character texts
     
  4. Ruben

    Ruben Well-Known Member
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    How?
    I still get the VZW 160+ error in handcent.
     
  5. mj_b90

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    There's an option to split long messages in handcent, it was off by default for me.
     
  6. Ruben

    Ruben Well-Known Member
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    Thanks, mj_b90 and everyone else.

    ~Solved~
     
  7. Caddyman

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    handcent is the bees knees
     
  8. JoeC

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    MMS text isn't unlimited--I believe its capacity is 1000 characters for 7-bit
     
  9. Ruben

    Ruben Well-Known Member
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    I am starting to like handcent better than the HTC messaging client.
     
  10. mj_b90

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    I've just started using handcent too, and I like all the options it gives. Does it seem a bit jittery to anyone else though? It seems like there's lag in bringing up my inbox and again when sending a message. I never noticed these issues with the default messaging.
     
  11. Ruben

    Ruben Well-Known Member
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    It's less laggy than the HTC messaging app.
     

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