Thread: Support Offline Texting in Nexus 5
View Single Post
Old April 11th, 2014, 10:43 AM   #14 (permalink)
Senior Member
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 886
Device(s): Nexus 5
Carrier: Sprint, home of unlimited dialup

Thanks: 80
Thanked 309 Times in 231 Posts

Originally Posted by mikedt View Post
Yeh I tried that, and all I'm getting is "Send chat invitation to." from the Hangouts app. Looks like in China, Hangouts is behaving exactly as Google Chat would. So for SMS and a Nexus in China, I would need to install a separate SMS app, like Handcent.
In hangouts, go to settings/SMS. Does it show SMS enabled (first entry under General)?
(or go to home/settings/wireless&networks - what is "Default SMS App" set to? If it is not set to hangouts, change it to hangouts and then see if you can now send SMS from hangouts)
20gb free cloud storage with this link
jj14x is offline  
Reply With Quote