Have you received a suspicious text message? Learn more

Official

Accepted

Unanswered

Advanced Filters

Search Results (88)

Relevance
Cannot receive text on roaming

Hello,  I have a problem with recieving text messages (sms). I have to say that I am not a client of AT&T. The operator I use is not from the US (TELE2) however AT&T is the mobile network that works with my operator. My phone recieves the signal and is registered to the network. However, I cannot ei

Questions

 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

348

1

0

0

Past Text Message History Needed

I was told from other people who have done this that I am able to received the history of my text messages. They said they were able to request the texts back to a certain date. I am needing this done for court purposes. Having a print out with the time and date showing that the texts were never alt

Questions

 • Wireless Account

111

2

0

0

Unreliable SMS/MMS delivery between AT&T and Republic Wireless

I have a 1st gen Moto X on AT&T, and my girlfriend has a different Motorola phone (don't remember the model off the top of my head, but I think it's one of the budget ones) on Republic Wireless. SMS and MMS messages are often delayed or even dropped. This has been happening on and off for around a y

Questions

 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

344

1

0

0

Send mass text messages

We have a business account with a couple of cell lines and a few ZTE Velocity (MF923) hotspot modems. Is there a way to send text messages to our clients utilizing the AT&T network?

Questions

 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

504

3

0

0

SMS messages been blocked

Hi, We provide automated notifications (thru SMS) on behalf of our customer. These messages are NOT marketing messages at all. We use Plivo (an SMS service provider) to send our messages. For some reason since yesterday morning, all Cingular Wireless/AT&T stop receiving our messages. All other provi

Questions

 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

127

0

0

0

SMS/MMS Not Always Delivered/Received

Not sure why my original post was deleted, so I'm posting this again and hoping for some help! Bear with me if I'm a little long-winded here, but here's a TL;DR: For months now, I've had intermittent issues with receiving and sending MMS and sometimes SMS on five different Pixel devices.  The story:

Questions

 • Android

2K

5

Messaging Issue with SMS solved

At first I wasn't able to send sms text messages, but only received them. I looked up my issue to see if someone else has had the same issue, so I found out that all I needed to do was change my text message center number to something else and it's been working since last night.

Questions

 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

153

1

0

0

Want to disable "your gophone balance is" text messages

I have a $10/month GoPhone plan.  Every time I complete a call, or send/receive a text, I get a text message from AT&T which says, "Your GoPhone balance is $XX.XX."  These messages are unnecessary, distracting, and (above all) annoying. Can I turn them off?

Questions

 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

1.9K

2

0

0

Text messages not being received from SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger

I have a SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger used as a safety device to transmit messages or summon help when I am in the backcountry. I am able to program in canned messages the system will send via an e-mail, text message or both.  I preprogram the device to send e-mail for example to:  Johnsm

Questions

 • Wireless Account

119

0

0

0

Sms option for group texts

I got an android system update to version 8.1.0 on my Samsung Galaxy Prime 3 2-3 days ago. I'm noticing that now my messaging app no longer allows group msgs to be sent as SMS even tho' it shows the option to do so in the app. I used to be able to send SMS to group before the upgrade. I use an app t

Questions

 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

138

2

0

0

iPhone XS Dual SIM - SMS sent from ATT SIM number, not the number I specified!

I have an iPhone XS with a EU carrier physical SIM and ATT eSIM. For the most part everything works as expected. However, every so often when I send an SMS and specifiy to use the EU sim for the message, I get an error from ATT that the SMS cannot be delivered, incorrectly formatted number, etc. whe

Questions

 • Apple

180

4

0

0

Messages App "Incompatible" with Moto X

I recently purchased a Moto X 2nd Generation "Pure Edition" from the Motorola website and activated it on my Family Share NEXT account.  Today, I am trying to install the AT&T Messages App, but the Google Play store says it is incompatible with all of my devices.  I was able to install the tablet ve

Questions

 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

633

2

0

0

Some Text Messages are missing or never received?

Some weird stuff started about 2 months ago...Sometimes I'll get a text on my unlocked phone, and I see the notification, which stays on the screen for a few seconds, then slides up and disappears as normal.Now - if I touch that notification BEFORE it disappears, it takes me to the text message, no

Questions

 • Apple

257

2

0

0

Samsung S10 Plus Not Recieving MMS When Connected to WiFi

There have been issues as of September 2019 where if I am connected to WiFi, any MMS does not download but will show a blank MMS and ready to download once I am on data instead of WiFi.This is getting annoying and I am also getting alerts of messages(both SMS/MMS) being received twice or more times.

Questions

 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

434

1

0

SMS not working

Hi  I Have an iPhone XR that is currently not able to receive and send SMS (iMessage is working fine)  Software is up to date and I have restarted my phone and refreshed the network  Can anyone assist me?  Thanks in advance

Questions

 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

90

2

0

0

Lumia 640 SMS Center Number

I have an AT&T Go Phone, the Lumia 640, and I can't send text messages.  Some how in the settings the SMS number is gone.  I tried pulling every number off the SIM card and none of them work.  Please help!  🙂  I even tried reseting the phone and that didn't work either. 😞

Questions

 • More AT&T PREPAID Discussions

644

1

0

0

How to re-enable SMS previews on lock screen after Galaxy Note 3 Lollipop update?

I upgraded to Lollipop on my Galaxy Note 3 yesterday, and most of it is very good.  However, one thing that seems to be missing is that I am not getting previews of my SMS messages on my lock screen; I am only getting a notification that I have a new message.  I even have selected the option to show

Questions

 • Samsung

425

1

0

0

Galaxy S5 will send MMS but not SMS

My Galaxy S5 stopped sending SMS yesterday, but it can still receive them and also make phone calls. I can send MMS and receive them as well. I have tried booting in safe mode as another article suggested and that did not work. I also tried to clear the cache on the messaging app as well as doing a

Questions

 • Android

781

1

0

0

Not receiving Picture MMS from one contact only (Galaxy S7 to Galaxy S9)

Up until a week ago I was receiving Pictures via SMS, but now I am not... only from one contact! They are sending the messages from a Galaxy S7 to my Galaxy S9. Both of us have Advanced Messaging and have cleared our cache/restarted our phones, etc. I have been able to receive pictures from other co

Questions

 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

133

0

0

0

iPhone 5s SMS message problem

I have had a big problem receiving group text messages on my 5s.  My main group is a combo of apple and android, and of Verizon and AT&T,  They can see what I send but my messages bog down coming back.  I don't get them sometimes for 36 hours and then they come randomly, sometimes dozens at a time. 

Questions

 • Apple

324

2

0

0

Not finding what you're looking for?
New to the AT&T Community? Start by visiting the Community How-To.
New to the AT&T Community?
Visit the Community How-To.