If the message is not sent, a low tone sounds and the
display shows Message Send Failed.
If the text message fails to send, the radio returns you to the
option screen (see Managing Fail-to-Send Text
Messages on page 71).
Sending a Quick Text Message
Your radio supports a maximum of 50 Quick Text messages as
programmed by your dealer.
While Quick Text messages are predefined, you can edit each
message before sending it.
Press the programmed Text Message button and proceed to
Follow the procedure below.
1S to access the menu.
2Por Q to Messages and press N to select.
3Por Q to Quick Text and press N to select.
4Por Q to the required Quick Text and press N to
5A blinking cursor appears.
Use the keypad to edit the message, if required.
Press P to move one space to the left.
Press Q or the # key to move one space to the right.
Press the *DEL key to delete any unwanted characters.
6Press N once message is composed.
7Por Q to Send and press N to send the message.
Por Q to Save and press N to save the message to
the Drafts folder.
R to edit the message.
R again to delete the message or save it to the Drafts
8Por Q to the required alias or ID and press N to
Por Q to Manual Dial and press N to select.
The first line of the display shows Radio Number:. The
second line of the display shows a blinking cursor. Key in
the subscriber alias or ID and press N.
9The display shows Text Message: <Subscriber/Group
Alias or ID>, confirming your message is being sent.