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why are my google voice text going against my regular text charges !!!

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by rocksthaman, Mar 28, 2010.

  1. rocksthaman

    rocksthaman Well-Known Member
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    help , im paying way to much for overages
     

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  2. Howie

    Howie Well-Known Member
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    Go to voice.google.com, click Setup, under the Phones tab click Edit for your phone and you should see Receive SMS on this phone (mobile phones only)
    make sure that is unchecked.
     
  3. QrafTee

    QrafTee Well-Known Member
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    Because you're sending your texts via your Google Voice forward SMS? Just because you're sending texts via the forward number, it still means you sent a message to that number via text message.
     
  4. kokiangel

    kokiangel Well-Known Member
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    Thank you Howie. I had been wondering about that too. I had it unchecked on the voicemail & SMS tab but didn't catch the phone one. Geez! I was getting kinda miffed thinking folks were still sending me texts to my regular phone number instead of my GV number. You just made my day!
     

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