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Old 08-19-2009, 08:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm a new BB user, and I can't figure out how to read or retrieve SMS texts that I receive. I can compose and send texts, and my phone rings when I receive one, but I'm never able to view it.
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It's possible your SMS messages are separated from your Messages inbox. Do you have a separate SMS icon anywhere?

To see if they are separated, click on the Messages icon, then go into Options -> General Settings. Look for 'SMS and Email Inboxes'. Is it set to Separate?
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I figured it out. I had hidden the Messages icon, and was using two separate icons for two different email addresses. I didn't realize that texts went to the icon I was hiding. Thanks!
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I have the same problem as msteiner..all of a sudden my sms icon disappeared..I can send sms and can see them received in the icon for unopened sms but cannot access or read. Tried going to options and changing the SMS/email boxes to separate..but nothing worked...can anyone help
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