Apple iPad with Retina display

Apple iPad with Retina display

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Use Twitter

Twitter is a social network allowing you to write your own and read others' status updates in messages not exceeding 140 characters. The status updates are displayed on your profile and are received by people who follow you. You decide who you want to receive status updates from. Follow these instructions to use Twitter.
Before you can use Twitter, you need a Twitter profile. If you don't have a profile, you can create one at www.twitter.com.

You also need to install Twitter. Click here for information on how to install Twitter.

If you don't want to use the Twitter application, you can use your device's browser: open the browser and connect to http://mobile.twitter.com.

Step 1 of 24

Find "Twitter"

Press Twitter.

Step 2 of 24

Log on

If it's the first time you use the application, you need to log on.

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Use Twitter

Follow the steps below to use Twitter.

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Write status update

Press the status update icon.

Step 5 of 24

Write status update

Write the required text and press Tweet.

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Read your friends' status updates

Press Home.

Step 7 of 24

Read your friends' status updates

Press the required status update.

Step 8 of 24

Read replies and mentions

Press Connect.

Step 9 of 24

Read replies and mentions

Press the required mention.

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Read replies and mentions

Press Connect to return to the list of replies and mentions.

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Read private messages

Press Me.

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Read private messages

Press the messages icon.

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Read private messages

Press the required sender.

Step 14 of 24

Read private messages

Press Close.

Step 15 of 24

Write private message

Press Me.

Step 16 of 24

Write private message

Press the messages icon.

Step 17 of 24

Write private message

Press the new message icon.

Step 18 of 24

Write private message

Key in the first letters of the required Twitter contact.

Step 19 of 24

Write private message

Matching Twitter contacts are displayed.

Step 20 of 24

Write private message

Press the required Twitter contact.

Step 21 of 24

Write private message

Press the text input field.

Step 22 of 24

Write private message

Key in the required text and press Send.

Step 23 of 24

Write private message

Press Close.

Step 24 of 24

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Twitter"

Press Twitter.

2. Log on

If it's the first time you use the application, you need to log on.

3. Use Twitter

Follow the steps below to use Twitter.

4. Write status update

Press the status update icon.
Write the required text and press Tweet.

5. Read your friends' status updates

Press Home.
Press the required status update.

6. Read replies and mentions

Press Connect.
Press the required mention.
Press Connect to return to the list of replies and mentions.

7. Read private messages

Press Me.
Press the messages icon.
Press the required sender.
Press Close.

8. Write private message

Press Me.
Press the messages icon.
Press the new message icon.
Key in the first letters of the required Twitter contact.
Matching Twitter contacts are displayed.
Press the required Twitter contact.
Press the text input field.
Key in the required text and press Send.
Press Close.

9. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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