Quick Start Guide to: Share + Messaging Plans
Open Sharing from the menu
Tap the menu, tap Sharing
Choose a Share + Messaging plan
How to choose?
-choose Share for most uses
-choose Share + Messaging to also receive text & photo messages in Folktells
Senders do not need a Folktells plan of any kind to send text & photo messages to a subscriber. Messaging subscription is available only in Canada, UK, USA.
Follow the prompts to complete your purchase
Monthly and annual plans available in the App Store & the Play Store
Get your texting number
On the Messages tab in the Sharing menu, choose a country*, enter your preferred area code**, and tap the search button. Select a number from the results and follow the prompts.
*Numbers are available only in Canada, UK, USA. **Some area codes have no numbers available, a Google search can show you what area codes are valid for your preferred region.
Tell family & friends your new Folktells number
They can send text & photo messages to you from their phones, just as they would to anyone with a mobile number.
What can you do with a Share + Messaging plan?
By adding Messaging, you’ll also get a phone number to which family & friends can send their in-the-moment messages and share their life’s adventures!