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Setting up my tablet for iMessages

Want to select settings for iMessages? It's easy, but remember you need to activate your Apple ID before you can use this function.

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Find "Messages"

Tap Settings.

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Find "Messages"

Tap Messages.

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Turn iMessages on or off

If you're asked to log on, log on with your Apple ID.

Tap the indicator next to "iMessage" to turn the function on or off.

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Turn read reply on or off

If you turn on read reply, the sender is notified when you've read an iMessage.

Tap the indicator next to "Send Read Receipts" to turn the function on or off.

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Enter email address

You can key in an email address which others can send iMessages to.

Tap Send & Receive.

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Enter email address

You can key in an email address which others can send iMessages to.

Tap Add Another Email....

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Enter email address

You can key in an email address which others can send iMessages to.

Key in the required email address and tap return.

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Enter email address

You can key in an email address which others can send iMessages to.

Tap Messages to go back to the settings.

Step 9 of 9

Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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