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Use Facebook

Facebook is a social network which enables you to communicate with your friends. You can upload pictures and video clips and you can create groups. You can use Facebook using an application on your phone. Follow these instructions to use Facebook.
Before you can use Facebook, you need a Facebook profile. If you don't have a Facebook profile, you can create one at

If you don't want to use the Facebook application, you can use your phone's browser: open the browser and connect to

Just so you know...

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Find "Facebook"
Press the Menu key twice.
Press Facebook.
Log on
If it's the first time you use the application, you need to log on.
You also need to select settings for synchronisation.
Choose option
Choose one of the following options:
Write status update, go to 3a.
View your homepage, go to 3b.
View your profile, go to 3c.
View your friends, go to 3d.
View your pictures, go to 3e.
Write message, go to 3f.
Upload picture to Facebook, go to 3g.
3a - Write status update
Press What's on your mind?.
Key in the required status update and press Share.
3b - View your homepage
Press the homepage icon.
3c - View your profile
Press the Menu key.
Press View My Profile.
3d - View your friends
Press the friends icon.
Press the required friend.
Press View Profile.
Follow the instructions on the display to view your friends' status updates and contact details.
3e - View your pictures
Press the Menu key.
Press View My Profile.
Press the pictures icon.
3f - Write message
Press the messages icon.
Press the field below To.
Key in the name of the recipient.
Press the field below Subject and key in the required subject.
Press the field below Body and key in the required message.
Press Send.
3g - Upload picture to Facebook
Press the camera icon.
To upload a saved picture:
Press the required folder.
Press the required picture.
To upload a new picture:
Press Camera.
Point the camera lens at the required object.
Press the camera icon to take the picture.
Follow the instructions on the display to key in text and select a photo album.
Press Upload.
Press Disconnect.
Press the Return key to return to standby mode.
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