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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!

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by MandySue on Aug 19, 2018 6:31 PM
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Text won’t go through

When I send a text message I get this message back “We're sorry, but your message could not be delivered because you have reached ...
by Abbbbbbbahhhh on Aug 16, 2018 7:14 PM
1 1 Reply 38 Views
38 Views

Group Not Receiving All Texts

Over the last couple of weeks, not all my messages are being received by all group members. I've tried the troubleshooting steps f...
by jennlo on Aug 8, 2018 10:43 AM
6 6 Replies 241 Views
241 Views

Attachment limet???

I try to send a gif after a message I already hit send on. But I get a "attachment limet reached" which I have never seen before a...
by Beachbum5150 on Jul 31, 2018 9:52 PM
1 1 Reply 128 Views
128 Views

IM sms texts that are in code

On my call log It’s showing coded text message on one of my devises how can I see who’s texting in the middle of the night
by Jeschbaker on Jul 29, 2018 8:04 AM
1 1 Reply 85 Views
85 Views

Receiving one long text message that shows multiple on data usage

When I receive a long text message on my iPhone 8 from a non iPhone and a different carrier, it is received as one , but shows mul...
by Jdickied on Jul 17, 2018 12:05 PM
5 5 Replies 158 Views
158 Views

How can I increase size of letters?

The letters are too small for me to read when sending and receiving messages. How can I enlarge them?
by Crys24 on Jul 1, 2018 10:32 PM
1 1 Reply 58 Views
58 Views

iMessage sent to non iMessage recipient

If I send an IMessage to an iPhone not using imesssge when they respond, will their phone number appear in my phone bill text deta...
by Flashy2 on Jun 27, 2018 3:34 PM
1 1 Reply 168 Views
168 Views

Pics in texting

I recently changed my service to a new to me phone, now I can't send or receive pics when I text. Is it my error or is it the carr...
by Cama57 on Jun 23, 2018 7:09 PM
0 0 Replies 99 Views
99 Views

Incoming SMS messages are being delayed anywhere from minutes to 4-5 hours

I can send messages and all other features on my phone (Samsung Galaxy S8) are functioning. It's been going on the last 2 or 3 day...
by jdg3 on Jun 21, 2018 8:02 AM
1 1 Reply 184 Views
184 Views
by JudyAC on Jun 18, 2018 12:35 PM
1 1 Reply 94 Views
94 Views

Text message

Can I read my text messages on my computer
by Dkh1979 on Jun 5, 2018 8:05 AM
1 1 Reply 281 Views
281 Views

text message

I received a text message from a relative that he did not send. He didn't have his phone on him and no one was home at the time. H...
by laura0957 on Jun 2, 2018 9:04 AM
1 1 Reply 127 Views
127 Views

SMS Forwarding iPhone to iPhone issue.

SMS Forwarding from one iPhone number to another iPhone number only works when initial iPhone both on and unlocked. iMessage to th...
by NoNopeNot on May 25, 2018 7:08 AM
1 1 Reply 164 Views
164 Views

Delay in group messages

When I send a text in group messages sometimes the people in the group are receiving them hours later.
by ChiChi69 on May 8, 2018 5:05 PM
1 1 Reply 167 Views
167 Views
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