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Use Twitter - BlackBerry Torch 9860

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Twitter is a social network allowing you to write your own and read others' status updates in messages not exceeding 140 characters. The status updates are displayed in your profile and are received by people who follow you. You decide who you want to receive status updates from. Follow these instructions to use Twitter.
You need to set up your phone for internet to use this function. Click here for information on how to set up your phone for internet.

Before you can use Twitter, you need a Twitter profile. If you don't have a Twitter profile, you can create one at http://www.twitter.com

If you don't want to use the Twitter application, you can use your phone's browser: open the browser and connect to http://mobile.twitter.com.

Step 1 of 17

Find "Twitter"

Press the Menu key twice.

Step 2 of 17

Find "Twitter"

Press Twitter.

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Step 3 of 17

Log on

If it's the first time you use the application, you need to log on.
If you set your phone to save your logon details, you don't need to log on the next time.

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Step 4 of 17

Use Twitter

Follow these instructions to see some general guidelines on how to use Twitter.

Step 5 of 17

Write status update

Press Compose Tweet.

Step 6 of 17

Write status update

Press What's happening? and key in the required text.

Step 7 of 17

Write status update

Press Tweet.

Step 8 of 17

Read your friends' status updates

Press the status updates icon.

Step 9 of 17

Read your friends' status updates

Press the Menu key.

Step 10 of 17

Read your friends' status updates

Press Refresh.

Step 11 of 17

Read mentions

Press the mentions icon (@).
The replies to your status updates are displayed.

Step 12 of 17

View profile

Press the profile icon.

Step 13 of 17

View profile

Press the required submenus for further details.

Step 14 of 17

Read private messages

Press the messages icon.

Step 15 of 17

Read private messages

Press the required message.

Step 16 of 17

Exit

Press Disconnect.

Step 17 of 17

Exit

Press the Return key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Twitter"

Press the Menu key twice.
Press Twitter.

2. Log on

If it's the first time you use the application, you need to log on.
If you set your phone to save your logon details, you don't need to log on the next time.
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3. Use Twitter

Follow these instructions to see some general guidelines on how to use Twitter.
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4. Write status update

Press Compose Tweet.
Press What's happening? and key in the required text.
Press Tweet.

5. Read your friends' status updates

Press the status updates icon.
Press the Menu key.
Press Refresh.

6. Read mentions

Press the mentions icon (@).
The replies to your status updates are displayed.

7. View profile

Press the profile icon.
Press the required submenus for further details.

8. Read private messages

Press the messages icon.
Press the required message.

9. Exit

Press Disconnect.
Press the Return key to return to standby mode.