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New Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎10-06-2011
My Device: Torch
My Carrier: O2

Delivery reports for text messages?

Hi -



How can I turn on delivery (and read) reports for text messages?


I thought I'd found it deep within the menus somewhere, but nothing changes when I turn it on! (Maybe it's not the right thing after all...)


I can only get the little "D" (and "R") on BBM; nothing for text messages...


Any advice abut how to turn on this very useful feature will be gratefully received...


Thanks, Sam


Elite II
Posts: 8,978
Registered: ‎01-05-2009
My Device: BlackBerry Z30
My Carrier: Rogers

Re: Delivery reports for text messages?

BBM is a BlackBerry feature controlled by RIM.  Text messages are a carrier-controlled feature.  If any text messaging service was to offer a 'delivered' and 'read' option, it would be controlled by the carriers.  If they don't introduce such a feature to text messaging, you won't see it.  (That's another reason why EVERYONE should have a BlackBerry and use BBM.)



I hope that helps you.  Smiley Happy

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