FAQs Wireless information

Caution! While exciting, robust seismic periods can generate an elevated numbers of messages. Please check your paging service plan before subscribing to insure an adequate allotment of messages (or characters) are available to receive these bulletins.

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The character count for either pager, cell phone and PDAs is fairly consistent:

    Wireless Device
    Average Character Count
    per message
    350 - 400
    Cell Phone
    150 - 200
    350 - 400

Some cell phones have unusual protocols for notifying the recipient when there is a new message. Check the manual and set it for a limited number of rings or tones for a limited period of time. Otherwise, the notifications may go on forever and could be annoying in the early morning hours.

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