There is a configuration to set up Message centre in every mobile phone. When you get a new cellular phone, have to preset their message center number in to it which is provided by your ISP. Digit length of SMS message service center numbers is not a fixed number. Mobitel message service center address and Airtel message service center addresses is 7 digits long while dialog and etisalat message center address is 8 digits long and hutch message center address is 9 digits long.
You must do this only one time if your hand phone is not receiving messages or if it can’t send them.
- Enter Menu Mode on your handset
- Select MESSAGES
- Select WRITE MESSAGES
- Select MESSAGES SETTINGS (for some hand phone models if necessary)
- Select option for MESSAGE SERVICE CENTRE number or its equivalent
- Enter Message Centre Number: +9477000003 (For Dialog)
- Confirm selection.