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Gen1 How to send/receive a SMS

Here the correct process to set up your Thuraya phone in order to send and receive SMS :

  • Go to the menu : Messaging (5) / New (5-1)
  • Write your message
  • Select Options and then Send
  • Enter your wished number (do not forget the international country code) and press Send

Note1: For your information, you can send SMS for free to other Thuraya numbers by visiting the Thuraya SMS website. and click on “Send an SMS for free”.

Note2: The following operators block their subscribers to receive SMS from Thuraya:

  • in France (Orange, SFR and Bouygues Telecom)
  • in Tunisia (Tunisie Telecom)
  • in Austria (MobileCom)
  • in Spain (Telefónica).

On the other side, Thuraya does not block any incoming SMS from any GSM subscriber whose network has a commercial roaming agreement with Thuraya, such as MobileCom, Telefónica, Orange, SFR and Tunisie Telecom.


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