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Do you have questions about your text messages?

Text messages make it easier to share your life with those you care about – with videos, pictures, content and more. However, text messaging can bring up a number of questions; who can read my texts? Are my texts stored anywhere, how can I recover my messages, how many people can I text in a group?

This page will not only offer you discussions on these topics but will help you protect yourself by recognizing and reporting Spam text messages and help you resolve any issues that you might run into. You will also find conversations about AT&T Messages, Voicemail to Text and other options AT&T provides to make your texting effortless and enjoyable!

Latest discussions about Text Messages

Multiple incoming texts from weird number showing in Account History

There have been MULTIPLE incoming texts from 1BF882564782 showing up in the Account History of my husband prepaid account even tho...
by xunrealx on Oct 13, 2019 9:09 AM
3 3 Replies 122 Views

How to retrieve my text from my damaged phone

I've damged one of my phones and I really need to get my text messages from that phone to my other line because these are very imp...
by Atinnon85 on Oct 7, 2019 6:45 AM
2 2 Replies 141 Views


I need to retrieve text messages sent and received between myself and family member starting from 2015 thru 2018. Is this possible...
by Goosebear on Sep 26, 2019 12:02 PM
1 1 Reply 115 Views


I didn't understand what the temporary pin was for and didn't enter it on time,how do I get another pin to activate voicemail.
by Savage110 on Sep 12, 2019 2:35 PM
1 1 Reply 212 Views

Duplicate text messages Samsung S10

I jeep getting duplicate text messages from various people its totally random and if someone sends a picture through text it won't...
by Buckleys3 on Sep 4, 2019 11:05 AM
1 1 Reply 333 Views