Networking and Communication

Mood for chatting log on to Etisalat chat rooms. Chat at your finger tips.

Just go to Etisalat service menu> Messaging> Chat and start chatting.

Charges: Rs. 2 per sms

Etisalat Messenger is an instant messaging application that gives you the possibility you to chat with your public network contacts and Etisalat SMS contacts.

Log on to for more information

Now you don't need to login into Facebook to update your profile. Update your status, get your friend's status updates, get notifications of your profile, and write on your friend's wall and many more now via Etisalat Facebook SMS.

To register type "FB" and send a SMS to 32665.

Rs.1 per sending SMS Receiving SMS's free

Above charges excludes Government Taxes.

When you are in a mood to find new friends, Chat with old friends, flirt with some girls or guys & have loads of fun just log into Etisalat Friend Zone. You'll find thousands of friends to chat, smile and laugh with. Search by age, sex and location across the island.

To use this service, go to Etisalat service menu > Messaging > FriendZone.

If you are a new user, click on "New user" option & when prompted, create your own profile.
You can use the search, Match me options to find friends you like.
Invite friends & when they accept, start chatting.

Charging and special notes
Each Chat SMS originated will be charged Rs.1.00 per message.

Above charges excludes Government Taxes.

"Star Dial" also known as "voice SMS service" allows you to send a voice message with out calling the person you wish to contact.

All you have to do is dial *followed by the number you wish to call and record your message.

E.g. *0722123456
You can send a Star Dial message to Etisalat and Dialog customers now

To retrieve a "Star Dial" message you need to dial 141.

All incoming messages can be listened to; Free of charge the first time. Further you can retrieve your messages and administrate your star dial system by accessing the web assigned for this service.

Web URL:

Etisalat Numbers Rs.1.50 per message
Dialog Numbers Rs.2.50 per message
Retrieval (First attempt) Free
Retrieval (second attempt) Rs.1.50 per message

Etisalat number Rs.1.50 per message
Dialog number Rs.2.50 per message

Retrieving of an already retrieved message will be charged as above.

Above charges excludes Government Taxes