Messaging with Digicel

Digicel Text (SMS)

Digicel Text is Digicel’s easy-to-use text messaging service (also known as SMS) that allows you to:

  • Send and receive text messages up to 160 characters in length using your Digicel mobile phone
  • Send messages to another Digicel subscriber no matter where they are

Digicel Text messages are delivered immediately if the receiving handset is switched on. Messages are stored and sent at a later time if the receiving handset is switched off.
All Digicel subscribers have this feature once they are on the Digicel Network.

How does it work?

  • Go to Menu
  • SELECT Messages
  • Choose to write a message
  • Enter phone number (You can choose between typing the number or retrieving it from your phonebook)
  • Send Message

 

Multimedia Messaging (MMS)

Multimedia Messaging* (MMS) enables you to exchange a combination of text, audio, picture and video** between other  subscribers. You can also send MMS messages to an email address. Each message sent is charged at a flat rate. There is no charge to receive a message.

How does it work?

  • Go to Menu
  • SELECT Messages
  • SELECT MMS
  • Choose to add text, audio, picture &/or video as desired
  • Enter phone number, email address or select recipient from your phonebook
  • Send Message

Alternatively you can take a picture or record a video or audio clip and send as an MMS message straight away.

  • Take picture / record audio or video clip
  • SELECT Send as MMS
  • Choose to add text as desired
  • Enter phone number or email address or select recipient from your phonebook
  • Send Message

Note:
*To use MMS you must have a GPRS/EDGE compatible handset that supports MMS.
** Not all phones support video. Please refer to your phone’s userguide for assistance.

 

Web Text

Digicel webTEXT allows Digicel customers to log on to the Digicel website and send up to 30 messages FREE each month to any Digicel number. Simply register on the Digicel website www.digicelcayman.com to send FREE messages.  For a great alternative at no cost, send a text via WebText.

To access WebText, click:

http://webtext.digicelgroup.com/loginForm.do?country_code=CYM&language_code=en

 

 MyMail

You can easily access MyMail via our “DigielLive* Portal. MyMail allows Digicel customers with a WAP compatible handset to access and manage personal email accounts from a mobile phone.  

*There are two ways of connecting to Digicel Live:

  • Press and hold down your internet ready key or
  • Open your browser and go to wapdigicel.com

 

Voicemail

Digicel's voicemail service is easy to use, fast to access and FREE from your Digicel mobile phone. It's your 24-hour answering service that automatically stores messages for you when your phone is in use, switched off or when you can't answer your phone.

It's as easy as 1-2-3!

To access voicemail simply dial '123' and follow the prompts.
The first time you access your voicemail you will be asked to personalise it with your name and password. Personalising with your name lets your friends know that they have reached the right person when they call!