How-To use AOL Instant Messenger to send a Text Message to a phone
This week's how-to was inspired by a post over on www.boingboing.net regarding sending a SMS from AOL's Instant Messenger. We thought we'd show you how to do this on a Mac or PC with AIM (AOL Instant Messenger ... you want to send Text Messages to ...
What do you do when you get a text from an unknown number?
How’s your text etiquette, when it comes to responding to messages that don’t have a contact card tied to it? To responding to that number that looks familiar, even if you can’t picture a face with it. Do you try to find out who it is by asking right ...
Q&A: How do I back up text messages?
Question: How do I back up my text messages ... you click past some disclaimer; most free airport WiFi has worked this way in my travels. Another is networks that were free at the time but no longer are — think of hotels that require a current room ...
Nine things everyone should know how to do with a spreadsheet
(I personally prefer Excel, possibly because I’ve been using it for nearly 30 years). But regardless of the app you use, the question here is: How well do you know how to use it ... as you can combine text with your formatted number.
How to Add a Contact from a Text Message
Is there a way to add someone who has sent you a text message to your address book? Yep. It’s easy, if not particularly intuitive, to add a new number to Contacts right from the message itself. To do it, first drag the message downward on your iPhone.