Nokia N8

Nokia N8

Use Twitter - Nokia N8

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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 the Twitter application.
Before you can use Twitter, you need an Ovi account. If you do not have an Ovi account, you can create one at www.ovi.com

Before you can use Twitter, you need a Twitter profile. If you do not have a Twitter profile, you can create one at www.twitter.com

You need to set up the phone for Internet to use this function. Click here to see how.

If you do not want to use the Twitter application, you can use the phone's browser. Open the browser and connect to http://mobile.twitter.com.

Step 1 of 27

Find "Social netw."

Press the Menu key.

Step 2 of 27

Find "Social netw."

Press Applications.

Step 3 of 27

Find "Social netw."

Press Social netw..

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Step 4 of 27

Log on

If it is the first time you use the application, you need to log on to Ovi and Twitter.
If you set the phone to save your login details, you do not need to log on the next time.

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Use Twitter

Press the Twitter icon.
Follow these instructions to use Twitter.

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Write status update

Press the home icon.

Step 7 of 27

Write status update

Press What's happening?.
Press the field and key in the required status update.

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Write status update

Press Tweet.

Step 9 of 27

View friends' status updates

Press the home icon.
You can find the status of your friends next to their names.

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Read reply

Press the reply icon.
Read replies to your status updates.

Step 11 of 27

Read private messages

Press the messages icon.

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Write message to friend

Press the messages icon.

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Write message to friend

Press Compose.
Press the field and key in the required text.

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Write message to friend

Press Add Friend to select a recipient.
Press the required friend.

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Write message to friend

Press Send.

Step 16 of 27

Upload picture

Press the home icon.

Step 17 of 27

Upload picture

Press the camera icon.

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Upload picture

To upload a saved picture:
Press Photo(s) from Gallery.

Step 19 of 27

Upload picture

Press the required picture.
When a picture is ticked (V), it is selected.

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Upload picture

Press OK.

Step 21 of 27

Upload picture

To upload a new picture:
Press Photo from Camera.

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Upload picture

Point the camera lens at the required object.

Step 23 of 27

Upload picture

Press the Camera key to take the picture.

Step 24 of 27

Upload picture

Press Select.

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Upload picture

If required, press Add a caption to add text to the picture.
Key in the required text.

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Upload picture

Press Upload.

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Exit

Press the Menu key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Social netw."

Press the Menu key.
Press Applications.
Press Social netw..

2. Log on

If it is the first time you use the application, you need to log on to Ovi and Twitter.
If you set the phone to save your login details, you do not need to log on the next time.
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3. Use Twitter

Press the Twitter icon.
Follow these instructions to use Twitter.

4. Write status update

Press the home icon.
Press What's happening?.
Press the field and key in the required status update.
Press Tweet.

5. View friends' status updates

Press the home icon.
You can find the status of your friends next to their names.

6. Read reply

Press the reply icon.
Read replies to your status updates.

7. Read private messages

Press the messages icon.

8. Write message to friend

Press the messages icon.
Press Compose.
Press the field and key in the required text.
Press Add Friend to select a recipient.
Press the required friend.
Press Send.

9. Upload picture

Press the home icon.
Press the camera icon.
To upload a saved picture:
Press Photo(s) from Gallery.
Press the required picture.
When a picture is ticked (V), it is selected.
Press OK.
To upload a new picture:
Press Photo from Camera.
Point the camera lens at the required object.
Press the Camera key to take the picture.
Press Select.
If required, press Add a caption to add text to the picture.
Key in the required text.
Press Upload.

10. Exit

Press the Menu key to return to standby mode.