Support group message issue iphones to galaxy s4

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by aroze, Aug 19, 2013.

  1. aroze

    aroze New Member
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    Ok so I just switched from a 4s to an s4 and I use group message very often with all iphone users. My issue is that I do not recieve any messages from my friends because there messages continue to send in Imessage. Ive read that once one phone number does not support imessage the group is reverted to sms or mms. This is not the case here and I am wondering what can be done.
     

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  2. zebug

    zebug Well-Known Member
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    Just throwing out ideas here as my group messaging works flawlessly with my iPhone friends. Do you have "group conversations" checked in the settings? Oh I'm using the stock messaging app
     
  3. aroze

    aroze New Member
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    Yes group conversation is checked in settings. Same problem though
     
  4. josborne6

    josborne6 Well-Known Member
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    Works fine here. Group messaging checked. Works with other androids and iPhone.
     
  5. zebug

    zebug Well-Known Member
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    Carrier specific maybe? I have Verizon
     
  6. Veritas4420

    Veritas4420 Well-Known Member
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    If you just switched to may want to make sure your # is not still associated with your Apple account. It might still be trying to send an Imessage to your phone as apposed to a regular text.
     
  7. AbductedCasper

    AbductedCasper Active Member
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    This have had happend to me for the past month, Ive finally fixed it the way how is if you have an iphone go to apple and unregister your device and turn off imessage. If you dont have an iphone go to your carrier's store and change your number thats how I got mines fixed.
     

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