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Saturday, January 16th, 2016 11:43 AM

Area code required for sending/receiving texts?

I'm on an iphone 4S. I can't send or receive texts without an area code. Is this normal? I don't need to use an area code to make a local phone call, so why with texts? This is going to be a problem for people that don't know they have to use the area code to text me.

ACE - Expert


64.7K Messages

8 years ago

Yes, the full 10 digit wireless number is required to send a text. Don't worry, anyone needing to text you will figure it out pretty quick. 

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