Tweet to a Person or Account Directly with Twitter Using Microsoft Lumia 535

Edited by Thor, Sid Bedekar, Dougie, Eng

Hello and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we are going to show you how you can tweet a person or account directly using the "@" symbol while using Twitter on a Microsoft Lumia 535.



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Steps

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    Press the power button on the right hand side of the phone to bring up the lock screen
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    Swipe the lock screen up to access the home screen
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    On the home screen, find and press on the Twitter tile
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    It is a blue tile with a white bird on it.
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    If your Twitter tile is not pinned to the home screen, swipe left and find it in the applications menu
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    To start a tweet, press on the icon that looks like a blue circle with a paper and quill at the bottom of the screen
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    The "@" symbol allows you to tweet directly to an account. The tweet will still be visible to other people but it will be directed specifically to an account.
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    To write to Dale Winton, write the "@" symbol
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    To do this, you will have to press the "&123" button on the keyboard.
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    Press the "@" button to write it
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    Type the account name you are tweeting to; in this case, "dalewinton"
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    Press space followed by your message
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    Press the icon that looks like a blue circle with a bird and three lines to send the tweet
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    It is located at the bottom of the screen.
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    From the main page, swipe left until the head symbol is blue
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    All your tweets will be located here. The latest one can be seen at the top.
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    Pressing the latest tweet will open a new screen
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    The account name "@dalewinton" will be colored in blue. The blue color means that Twitter has acknowledged the fact that "@dalewinton" is a real account.
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    Press "@dalewinton" to open Dale Winton's account page
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    A direct tweet can be sent to any account as long as you know the account name
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to tweet a person or account directly by using the "@" symbol on twitter while using a Microsoft Lumia 535. If you have any questions or suggestions about this video or Twitter, then please leave them in the comment section below. You have been watching VisiHow, goodbye.
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