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Use Twitter

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.
Before you can use Twitter, you need a Twitter profile. If you don't have a Twitter profile, you can create one at

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

Just so you know...

Please select the red text to see instructional images.

Find "Twitter"
Press the Menu key twice.
Press Twitter.
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.
Use Twitter
Follow these instructions to see some general guidelines on how to use Twitter.
Write status update
Press What's happening? and key in the required text.
Press Tweet.
Read your friends' status updates
Press the Menu key.
Press Refresh.
Read mentions
Press the reply icon (@).
The replies to your status updates are displayed.
View profile
Press the profile icon.
Press the required submenus for further details.
Read private messages
Press the messages icon.
Press the required message.
Press Disconnect.
Press the Menu key to return to standby mode.
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