Facebook on your Mobile With Warid
After the phenomenal success of Facebook MMS feature, Waridtel introduces yet another exciting service to make your life much more simpler!
Its all through SMS now. You can update your status, post on your friendâ€™s wall, message your friends, add new friends, poke them and much more, simply by sending SMS to 32665 (FBOOK).
All you need to do is synch your Facebook account with your Warid Mobile numbers on Facebook website. From then on, you can send and receive status updates, wall posts, message friends to their inbox, and much more. Isnâ€™t it so convenient?
In addition to this, you will receive all the notifications related to Facebook for FREE.
Log in to your Facebook account at http://www.facebook.com/mobile
Go to your â€œProfileâ€ page & enter â€œInfoâ€ tab. Enter your phone number under â€œContact Informationâ€ and save settings.
Under Settings, click on â€œAccount Settingsâ€ and go to â€œMobileâ€ tab.
Click on the link â€œRegister for Facebook Mobile Textsâ€
A pop up window will appear. Select the country as Pakistan and select the carrier from drop down menu as â€œWarid Telecom. Click on Next
Send â€˜Fâ€™ in SMS to 32665. After sending the SMS, click next
You will receive a code, that you will enter in the designated space under â€œEnter the code hereâ€.
Once the code is entered and confirmed, your mobile number will be linked with Facebook. You will be guided to the configurations page.
Set your configurations according to your choice, and click on â€œSave Preferenceâ€. You will notice your phone number listed in the drop down menu under â€œMy Phonesâ€.
You are all set to use Facebook Mobile Texts
Set up Facebook Status:
Send your status update at 32665. i.e.,
Send Message to a Friend:
Send a message to your friend. i.e., â€œmessage
Write on Friendâ€™s Wall:
Scribble on your friendâ€™s wall. Send an SMS to 32665 along with your friendâ€™s name. i.e. â€œwall
Poke a Friend:
Now you can poke your friend as much as you want. Send â€œpoke
Search for Friendâ€™s Information:
Add a Friend:
Simply send SMS to 32665 as â€œadd
Find a Friendâ€™s E-mail:
Need your friendâ€™s e-mail address? Is he a friend on Facebook? Send his/her name in SMS as â€œemail
Undo Status Change:
If a customer updates a status, which needs to be deleted or removed immediately, simply reply the notification with â€œundoâ€. The recent status update will be removed.
To find additional commands, send â€œhelpâ€ in SMS to 32665, you will receive a list of commands that can be used to perform activities on Facebook.
To deactivate notifications on mobile handset, send â€œOFFâ€ to 32665. You will be longer be able to receive notifications on your handset.
To re-activate notifications on mobile handset, send â€œONâ€ to 32665. You will start receiving notifications. Please note that the first time setup requires the code that needs to be entered in Facebook Mobile Text setup.
The service is available for both prepaid & postpaid
Facebook notifications are FREE of cost
Facebook SMS charges are Rs. 1/SMS