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Old 10-27-2007, 07:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Im a newbie on my first bb, so i have alot of learning to do but i heard somewhere that using aim on the curve doesnt use your text messages...is this true?
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Old 10-27-2007, 07:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
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AIM does not use text messaging, it uses data.
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Old 10-27-2007, 07:58 PM   #3 (permalink)
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thats really good to know..my 400txts a month will go along way now...thanks for lettin me know
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If you're going to be using AIM a lot, I'd recommend you have an unlimited data plan, if you can afford it. Much easier to pay a few extra dollars a month to use it all you want rather than have surprise on the bill.
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thankfully tmobiles blackberry plan is unlimited...for a mere 20/month
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What about "windows live messenger"? it uses data or SMS? Thanks in advance,
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