Some reports have been saying that Verizon users have been dealing with network outages across the country. This means if you’re having problems getting or sending text messages, or not being able to make calls, there’s a good changes that you’re dealing with an outage.
There’s a few things that you can do to try to fix the Verizon outages that you may be dealing with it. We’ll be explaining a few things that we recommend that could help you fix the issues that you’re dealing with on your wireless smartphone.
The first thing that we recommend you do is to get in touch with Verizon to see what the issue is. By contacting Verizon you’ll know exactly what the issue is and what they recommended you do.
You can get in touch with Verizon by calling 1-800-922-0204 or dial *611 directly on your Verizon phone.
Sign Up To Get Outage Alerts
Another thing that you should do is go into your Verizon account and enable notifications to be notified of service outage and different alerts. You can make it so you either get an email or a SMS when the outage has been fixed.
Visit The Outage Site
A recommendation that we have is that you can check a website that you can report an outage from your wireless carrier. The name of this site is called Outage.Report and you’ll also be able to see what areas across the country are also having problems.
Another website that you can check out is called downdetector.com, this site will let you see what areas have been dealing with outages during the past 24 hours.
Check Out The ‘Help with a Service Outage’ On Verizon’s Website
The final thing that you can do is visit Verizon’s help with a service outage page to see if this will fix the problem that you’re dealing with. This is a useful page to visit just in case your issues aren’t related to a service outage.
Sometimes you could be dealing with some troubleshooting problems and this page will help you figure out a way to fix your problem. You can do things like restarting your smartphone or clearing the cache to see if that solves the problems you have with making a call or sending/receiving text messages on your Verizon smartphone.