HOW TO DIAL SMAT NUMBERS ON CONVENTIONAL PHONES
To dial a SMAT Number, press ONCE the keypad reflecting each of the alphabet that form the name you wish to spell on the phone. The name dialed will be displayed as digits e.g.
To dial 0700-CALLALPHA, 0700225525742 will show on your phone screen and then press ENTER (DIAL).
HOW TO DIAL SMAT NUMBERS ON BLACKBERRY PHONES
- Type 1: Dial 0700 or 0800 number range as the case may be. Then press the ‘Alt’ key permanently and press the keys of the alphabets that spell SMAT number. When done, release the ‘Alt’ key and press the dial button on the phone key pad. The call will go through while displaying the 0700 or 0800 and SMAT name in alphabets. E.g. 0700ALPHACARE
- Type 2: Go to the menu page of the blackberry phone and tap on the ‘phone symbol’. You will see a display that says ‘Dial a number’. Input the 0700 or 0800 as the case may be. Press the ‘Alt’ key permanently while you dial the corresponding alphabets that spell the SMAT number. It will appear in capital letters after the 0700 or 0800 number range. Then press the ‘SEND’ key and the call will go while the display will be 0700 (THE ALPHABETS SPELLING THE SMAT NUMBER IN CAPITAL LETTERS). E.g. 0700CALLALPHA
- Type 3: The only difference with the type 2 is that when you press the ‘SEND’ key, the call will go while the display will show the numerical digits that translate to the SMAT number as if dialed from a phone that is not a blackberry.
e.g. 0700ALPHATECH will display as 0700257428324