Owners of the new iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max or iPhone XR can’t stop using this wonderful smartphone from Apple. This device comes with so many great features that some have called it the best phone to ever be released. One thing that people have complained about though is the texting problem on iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max or iPhone XR.
If you’re having iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR or iPhone X texting issues, don’t worry there’s a few ways that this can be fixed and we’ll explain below how we can do this. Some of the problems is between iMessage and SMS with iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max or iPhone XR, but it’s most common for users to have an issue with iMessage on iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max or iPhone XR. The most common texting issues on iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR include:
- Users can’t send SMS or texts to people that have some other phone besides the iPhone like Blackberry, Android or Windows.
- Users can’t receive SMS or texts from other iPhone owners.
If you’re dealing with one of the texting problems on iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max or iPhone XR as mentioned above, the main source of these issues roots from iMessage. It’s most common that what has happened is that you’ve recently got your new iPhone X and switched the SIM card directly into the iPhone X from your old iPhone.
Also, you’ve probably forgot to deactivate iMessage on your old iPhone before using the iPhone X. Thus all old texts and messages are being sent over to your old iPhone instead of your new iPhone. But there’s a way to fix this, just continue reading below.
Before you go to fix the texting issue on your iPhone, it’s a good idea to have the iPhone plugged into a power source using an iPhone charger like this so you don’t have the phone shut off during the solving process.
How To Fix iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR Can’t Receive Messages Issue:
The first thing you need to do is go to the Settings app on your iPhone. From here tap on Messages and select on the Send & Receive tab. Now browse and select on “Use your Apple ID for iMessage” and then type in your Apple ID to get control of iMessage. Once you do that you’ll need go verify the iMessage settings by going to “You Can Be Reached By iMessage At” entering your phone number here.
If that doesn’t work, there’s a second way to fix your text message problem on iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR. This is recommended for those that don’t have their old iPhone anymore and need to sign out of iMessage to get iMessage working on iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR. What you can do is go to this website here, the Deregister iMessage page.
- Select on “No longer have your iPhone?”
- Type in the required info
- Go and get the Send Code that has been sent to you
- Enter the Confirmation Code into the disegnated area
- Select on the Submit button
After you follow the steps above, you shouldn’t be having anymore text message issues on iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR and iPhone X. If the problem is still continuing for you, it’s suggested that you go to your local wireless carrier store and see if they can fix the problem for you.