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Posts: 6
Registered: ‎02-25-2011
My Device: Bold 9780
My Carrier: Optus

How to drop a line in text messages


I was wondering if anyone could tell me how I drop a line in text messages? With my BlackBerry Bold 9780 I pressed "alt" and "enter" and it would drop down a line. I've tried that with my BlackBerry Q10 with no success.

Thanks in advance.

Elite II
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Registered: ‎01-05-2009
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV
My Carrier: Rogers

Re: How to drop a line in text messages

Type out your message BEFORE you enter a recipient name in the "To:" field. If you're replying to an SMS, you'll have to start a new one following this method as well; you can't reply to one and drop a line.

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Re: How to drop a line in text messages

Another solution/workaround to entering a hard return or drop down a line, I've posted in this link...



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