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  1. CrystalSC

    CrystalSC Well-Known Member
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    So, I've got my phone. I'm in my home using wi-fi.
    I removed the SIM from my iPhone 4S and put it into my N5 during setup.

    I am texting a friend via SMS within Hangouts. She is texting me back - but they are coming in on the iPhone.

    Does anyone know why her texts are not coming into my N5? And how to make them do so?
     

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  2. matt1994

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    I don't know if this will help. Take the iphone, open hangouts, go to settings->sms-> uncheck turn on sms. had the same problem with facebook
     
  3. CrystalSC

    CrystalSC Well-Known Member
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    I don't see an SMS option under settings on my ios hangouts app. :(
     
  4. matt1994

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    what if you sing out of this app or delete it from iphone?
     
  5. CrystalSC

    CrystalSC Well-Known Member
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    I deleted the Hangouts app from my iPhone and restarted it. My incoming texts from other iPhones are still going to my iPhone. It must be that AT&T has that phone registered on my account. :thinking:
     
  6. CodeMonkey

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    At a guess this is because of iMessage: https://discussions.apple.com/message/22436272#22436272
     
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  7. CrystalSC

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    That was it! Thanks. Turned iMessage off and my texts came through.
     
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