Originally Posted by Griff_LI
I've no idea how you tell it not to. The only settings in the default App I can see is Settings->Delete Old Messages, have you got Text Message Limit set low? (Mines 200). Sorry I can't help more, anyone else know some vague setting ?
No, I have that option OFF so don't think that's the problem. I'm going to set it very high, however, and see if that helps.
I just installed Handcent (free version) and will try that for future messages.
Thanks everyone who did answer..... must be a fluke in either my phone or my carrier, or both.