Quick Start Guide to: Messaging
Open the Messages tab* in the Sharing Hub
From the main screen, tap the Sharing Hub, then tap Messages
* requires Share + Messaging Plan
Locate your Folktells messaging number
Find your number at the top of the messages tab
Give your number to family & friends!
Give it to your family & friends so they can send you messages from wherever their adventures take them.
Play new messages
When a new message arrives, an alert pops up. Tap the Play It button to enjoy the message, or use your voice! Just say ‘Play it!’
Tell your contacts to add some style!
By adding some special Folktells hashtags, your family & friends can add their name, photo and favourite colour to their contact card in your message list.
#ftmyname – follow the hashtag with a name, #ftmypic – send with a photo, #ftmystyle – follow the hashtag with a predefined colour name, or a hex colour code
Or, create your own with any hex color value – for example #DC143C
See all your messages
You’ll find all of your messages in the Sharing Hub on the Messages tab. Tap a play button button to enjoy any message.