Basic use

Set up your tablet for iMessaging

iMessages can be sent to phone numbers or email addresses if the recipient has a device which supports iMessages. Remember, you need to activate your Apple ID.

Just so you know...

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Find "Messages"
Press Settings.
Press Messages.
Turn on iMessages
If you're asked to log on, log on with your Apple ID.
Press the indicator next to "iMessage" until the function is turned on.
Turn sending of read reply on or off
Press the indicator next to "Send Read Receipts" to turn the function on or off.
If you turn on Send Read Receipts, the sender is notified when you've read an iMessage.
Enter email address
Press Send & Receive.
Press Add Another Email....
Key in the required email address and press return.
Press Messages to go back to the settings.
You can key in an email address which others can send iMessages to.
Remember, you need an Apple ID. If you don't have an Apple ID, you can create one at www.apple.com
Return to the home screen
Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
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