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Registered: ‎04-01-2009
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Re: SMS character limit

I went and just deleted the messages from my inbox and deleted the contact and put them back in but when they text me it still has the history how do you completely erase the messages from the phone?
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Re: SMS character limit

Hmmm...I don't use SMS at all, but try this...with any Messages list displayed, press the BB key and select View Folder. Use that to look into all of the folders that have to do with SMS and delete those for that user...maybe you can filter on that user? (Hover on their name and that should do a search/filter).

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Re: SMS character limit

You can set the SMS history displayed at Options > SMS > Number of Previous items.

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Posts: 13
Registered: ‎04-01-2009
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Re: SMS character limit

So i deleted all of the sent and recieved messages and the contact and then put them back in and its working a lot better now, hopefully it lasts. Thanks!!!