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Text Messaging on Nougat 7.0

Since ATT's so-called "Advanced Messaging" has screwed up my phone by not allowing me to backup, forward,transfer, or copy my sent text messages frem my old phone to my new one (both S7 Edges), I am now forced to make screenshots of each and every important message thread.  The problem is that with

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Unable to receive MMS messages from some people

I'm unable to receive MMS messages from some people. I'm using an unlocked Moto Z Play and the stock/standard Google Messages App on Android 6 Marshmallow and just upgraded to Android 7 Nougat. Still having the problem. It tells me I have received a message, but it says "unable to download, touch to

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Cannot receive SMS/MMS from non-AT&T customers

Some basic facts:-Originally had Google Voice # (630-xxx-xxxx) routing to my non-AT&T phone (Google Pixel) (309-xxx-xxxx) and started to see slow and out-of-order texts a few days back from non-AT&T customers-Assumed GV was the problem, ported the number to my device, completed successfully yesterda

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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SMS Sent Yet Never Received By Recipients

Since about a month ago, all text messages (SMS) sent from my number could no longer be received by any other number, including US and non-US numbers, despite the fact that all messages display as successfully sent on my end as usual. I did not realise the problem since nothing reflects oddly on my

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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Stop data text messaging from showing on my bill

So my husband is cheating on me. I found out by looking on the data usage on our AT&T bill. I saw the same number over and over. Well, after confronting him, and promising me it was over - I told him how I figured it out. Now I can't see his usage anymore. Has he blocked it from being captured by AT

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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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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Upgrade phone but keep current text messaging plan

When trying to place an order through the site, I'm able to select my current unlimited data plan but my text messaging plan does not show up. The only options are the unlimited plan and the no text messaging plan. Okay, so I can't do it online, but when I call in it turns out that no one is able to

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AT&T Messages stopped working after mobile plan change

Last week my AT&T Messages app stopped working on my Note 3.  My voicemail was also reset.  When I attempted to reinstall it, it errored out after a time with a message to call 611.   Also when I log into https://messages.att.net from my laptop, the page loads and allows me to log in but a message "

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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Galaxy S6 unable to send text messages

I have a Samsung Galaxy S6 phone and it is unable to send text messages to certain people. I can receive text messages but cannot text back. I can text back my husband, my daughter, 1 of my sisters. When I try texting my mom or my other 2 sisters, co-worker, It just sits there and "spins". I have tr

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Incurring Text Charges While Out of the Country

My wife and I were in Mexico last month with our iPhones set to "Cellular Data" OFF, "Roaming" OFF, and "Wi-Fi Calling" ON.  My wife has the international plan were if you make at least one international call (which they all will be since we were out of the country) you get charged $10 for the day.

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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Wireless home phone text messages

Is anyone familiary with the text message feature on the Wireless home phone? If so how do I access these messages.

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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Picture messaging and data charges?

I recent switched from Sprint to AT&T and was under the impression that picture messaging was part of their unlimited text plan. I have unlimited talk and text with 1gb of data. I turned off the data because I dont really use it much. But apparently, (which i knew it needed data to send) MMS is not

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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Text message monitoring?

BEFORE I get all of the flip (and I believe uninformed) "trust your child" comments I have read in previous posts let me say this:    I trust my kids.  I don't trust other people's kids.    AND   1.  My kids know the phones they use are MINE. 

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Text messages from Bank of America SafePass

I recently got an AT&T prepaid Go Phone and I am unable to receive Bank of America SafePass text messages on it. I had a T-Mobile prepaid SIM/number before that and it worked fine so i am inclined to blame AT&T for the problem. I didn't port my number, i got a brand new number & SIM from AT&T. Anyon

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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Receiving delayed text messages

On group chats I have been receiving text messages on a delay.  Last week I was getting some about an hour or 2 after they were sent.  But then yesterday, on three different group texts, there were text messages sent in the afternoon that I did not receive until 2am.  The texts are coming from peopl

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