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Messaging on my Samsung S7

I used to be able to create a message and add up to ten pictures or 9 pictures and 1 video.  Now I am unable to send more than 1000kb which is only three pictures in my message.  I really hate having to send the person four messages to get all my pictures/videos in the message.  What happen?  Did I

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AT&T customers receive error when texting my number

Hey there, People who have AT&T wireless cell phones are receiving the following error message when they try to send me a text message: Error Invalid Number.  Please re-send using a valid 10 digit mobile number or valid short code. There are numerous discussions about this online, but none of the ty

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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Not Receiving SMS Group Texts Until Hours Later

I am in a group chat that consists of eight people, only one of which has an android, making it an SMS chat. I could receive messages fine until the other day, when I began to receive texts a couple hours after they were sent. Now, I get messages a day later. I've tried resetting my network settings

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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sms forwarding?

So heres the deal. Tomorrow im getting the HTC One. Not a big deal. I was considering the S4 but... nobody will give me feedback so i decided myself. Regardless. I have tons of locked messages i would love to forward to my new phone. Is there any way i can do this? I have the LG Escape. Thanks!

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Inconsistencies sending SMS messages (pictures)

Is there something going on with AT&T lately specifically relating to sending messages with pictures in them?  MMS or SMS?  Text only is fine and hardly ever fails, but as soon as we start adding pictures it basically just "churns" and will not send.  Sometimes we get a network error, or message fai

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 • Android

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MMS group messaging not working

I just switched to AT&T after 14 years with Verizon, 3 weeks in and I’m not receiving SMS/MMS messages in a group chat, yet my husband who also switched with me and also has a new iPhone is receiving them. I was on chat and phone with customer service 4 times today, apple confirmed its a carrier iss

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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iPhone 4S is only sending texts as "text message" and not iMessage

Since October 29th, all of my text messages to other iPhone users are being sent as "text message" and not as iMessage. They take longer to send and to receive, and the change is driving me crazy.. I haven't done anything to change my network settings, anything I can try to fix this?

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 • Apple

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How to activate international SMS?

I will be in Switzerland for several weeks.  I want to continue to be able to send / receive SMS messages to/from phone numbers in the USA.  But I do not need to make/receive voice calls.  What option do I sign up for that allows international SMS, but no international voice?

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 • Account Features

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What happens to sent SMS's that are undelivered b/c phone is off / out of country?

I'm traveling in Europe for several weeks, and my AT&T GoPhone doesn't support international voice or data roaming outside of US & Canada. I want to know what happens if someone sends me an SMS message while my phone is off / out of the country.- Will it get returned to them as "undeliverable"?- Wil

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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Garmin Inreach SMS to AT&T

I used a Garmin Inreach device which utilizes SMS.   Recently it appears that there has been an interruption of service once Garmin hands over to ATT.  It has something to do with the text message containing location information.  Many of us use this device for personal safety and now we no longer a

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 • Other Phones & Devices

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Delay receiving inbound SMS messages from text.att.net, but no delay using cingularme.com

Salutations, My company uses a program that sends SMS messages to personal cell phones using an SMTP relay, and recently I've been having a delay in messages that are being sent to my phone when they are using the SMTP settings for @text.att.net but are having no delay when going through the Cingula

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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AT&T Messages and PIN Code

I lost my phone and am waiting for a replacement. I am trying to view my messages online with AT&T Messages yet after I login it asks for the PIN number that was sent to my phone. If I had my phone with access to text I would not need to login online to AT&T Messages. Is there any other way to do va

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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AT&T appending numbers before contact phone # - generating "Error Invalid Number." message

My dad's phone (Samsung S10) has suddenly started appending digits in front of my phone number in his SMS even though in his contact list my number appears as the correct 10-digit number.  All the texts to me are bouncing.  I deleted my contact entry out of his phone, deleted the text thread, and th

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 • Samsung

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SMS short codes in Landline Texting

Does anyone know if it is possible to receive SMS short codes on AT&T Landline Texting service. You know, the codes that comes from banks and cell phone companies. I was told that I needed to upgrade to the premium package to enable MMS and that would help. Thanks.

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 • AT&T Phone Features

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SMS Texts in E-mail Inbox Solution

SMS Texts in E-mail Inbox after Samsung Switch phone migration issue solved. Thanks Nijha R. at AT&T Customer Care for all her help. Visit URL for solution:https://android.stackexchange.com/questions/47213/turn-off-text-message-sms-sync-to-exchange-email-account- southsidesmoka

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 • Android

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Advanced messaging turned on, not working

Advanced messaging is turned on,  but I can't use any of the features. Larger files automatically resize and the "delivered" and "read" statuses arent appearing where they always did before.

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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text messages going to different phone on my account

Recently some of the text messages sent to me are going to my husband's phone. We are on the same account. Have been for years. We both have been having the same phone numbers for 15+ years. I have an Android and have never had an iPhone associated with my phone number. He has an iPhone. We checked

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email to sms on ATT network from one email address shows originating from multiple sources

Hi.  I'm able to send an email to my new ATT SMS service using myphone#@txt.att.net --- but each email (from the same email sender) gets sent as if its coming from a different phone number.  The source number seems to be internally generated and increments on each send.  I've read some past posts fr

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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I do not receive short code text messages on an AT&T Prepaid number

Hi, I have an AT&T prepaid number, I have never been able to receive short code text messages on this number. For example, I use discover bank and never receive a text from them for 2-factor authentication purposes, but I do receive texts from full numbers. To circumvent this issue I tried to see if

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 • Account & Usage

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keep getting spam and Phishing messages from email address

Theres no report option and forwarding to "SPAM" doesnt work for a email address I'm allittle confused how this Is happening please advise??

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 • Samsung

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