Cannot send iMessage on non-Apple Phone
I have an iMac OS X El Capitan running. When I use iMessage, I can't send a message to a mobile phone that isn't an iPhone. I used to be able to do this, but for some reason that I can't do this anymore. No problem when the e-mail with an iPhone.
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I have a MacBook Pro and a reason is more send my iMessages who are in sync with my phone. I get all my messages again, but when I try and send them I get Red! I deleted my account and added to new and has not worked. Please help and thank you!
Consider that on the iPhone > settings > Messages > Send and Receive that identifier Apple and iPhone number are active?
I take it on the Mac in Messages > Preferences > accounts > account number iPhone iMessages both the Apple ID are defined as items to receive to?
IF you check the spot 'To' can you can ID or iPhone number says Mac versions you are connected to your contact?
Is agree with the version of the iPhone?
In some cases you will look at the synchronization on one than the other version to not connected correctly.
Let's say for instance that the settings of the iPhone say iPhone number is not checked (it happens sometimes even if you can not change).
After awhile, the number is de-registered and then no synchronization with the Mac as Apple and the iPhone number will become linked.
There is a kind of time halfway house in the Middle before the number becomes derigestered where only partial sync works.
It can be paid for sign out of the Apple ID on the two reset then the iPhone number (wait until it checks) prior to the addition of the Apple ID and turn it back on again on the Mac.
Accept the pop ups of the iPhone on what it uses.
20:34 Sunday; March 6, 2016 iMac 2.5 Ghz i5 2011 (Mavericks) 10.9
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Mac OS X (10.6.8).
a few iPhones and an iPad
I managed to connect my phone to the laptop. Now I can send files from my laptop to the phone. But I can't if I try to send files from my phone to my laptop which is more important to me? Obviously the phone waiting for a signal that the sent signal is welcome? But windows7 is not responding?
Seems like a common problem and what I see in other forums a Samsung issue counterpart.
By default of Bluetooth - cannot connect with computer
See also this:
Try shared USB drivers and see if your problem fixes.
Recently, I bought Toshiba Satellite L850 - 1JX I ve installed all the drivers for Bluetooth, but whenever I want to send a file to my mobile phone, the pc Bluetooth said that "unable to detect the remote device.
I put t know what to do.
Can you please tell us what operating system you have installed on your machine? Win7 64 bit perhaps?
I guess you know how works the BT. Installing BT stack is only the first step.
You must be sure module BT is successfully activated. You must establish a connection between your laptop and mobile phone (synchronization). Did you ever?
Please post some more comments on the situation as a whole.
I've been using PE13 as my External Editor and automatically pass my FIRST photos from Apple iPhoto to PE13.
At work but quit. Nothing can be sent PE13 for change or adjustments. My preferences in the Panel in iPhoto
is stated "Edit in Photoshop Elements 13." Photo will not transfer. No problem for over 2 weeks - has now left. Ideas?
Make sure that you have selected the application Support files editor and not an alias.
-Open iPhoto and then choose iPhoto > preferences.
-Select the general tab.
-Click Edit Photo menu and select in the Application.
Then go to:
/ Applications/Adobe Photoshop elements 13/Support Files / Photoshop elements 13 Editor
In the Support files folder, select the editor application (Photoshop elements Adobe Photoshop elements 13 13 not editor) and click Open
Then close iPhoto Pref.
I can't use Messages to send messages to non-Apple users ("your message cannot be sent.'), or it syncs with my iPhone. I have all the settings in place, it has just stopped working.
Hey Tux Kapono,
I understand that you have updated to macOS Sierra, and now you can not send SMS messages. I know it's nice to be able to have continuity in your messages on devices, so I'm happy to help you.
There are a few settings that should be checked to make sure that everything is correctly configured for this feature. This article has more information on the subject:
Set up SMS and MMS messaging
Use this feature with any Mac, iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch that satisfies the requirements of continuity system. Make sure that your devices are configured as follows:
- Each device is connected to iCloud with the same Apple ID.
- On iPhone, go to settings > Messages > Send and receive. Make sure the Apple ID at the top of the screen is the same Apple ID you use for iMessage on other devices. Add a check to your address, phone number, so that you can be reached by both iMessage. Do the same on your iPad or iPod touch.
- On iPhone, go to settings > Messages > transfer, text messages, then choose which devices to send and receive text messages from the iPhone. A verification code and then on each device. Enter this code on your iPhone.
- On Mac, open Messages, and then choose message > Preferences. Click accounts, and then select your account from iMessage. Make sure the Apple ID shown here is the same Apple ID you use on other devices. Add a control to your phone number and email address.
Use the SMS and MMS messaging
To use this feature, simply start conversations as usual in the Messages application on any of your devices. Alternatively, you can start a conversation by clicking a phone number in Safari, Contacts, calendar, or other applications detecting phone numbers. All your incoming and outgoing messages on all your devices.
Thank you for using communities Support from Apple. See you soon!
I was never able to send photos to non-Apple devices. I can not send or receive group messages that include non-Apple devices. This has happened for years on every iPhone I've ever had. I tried all the suggestions on this site. Any ideas?
Contact your operator. SMS/MMS is a function of the carrier, which is what you use when sending non - iOS devices. You must have a texting plan and one that includes the MMS to send pictures.
Hello, I used to be able to send SMS with my iPad Air2 to non-Apple phone when my iPad was connected to a WIFI network.
Recently, I changed to an iPad Pro and this feature doesn't seem to work.
I did a montage on the Air iPad I did on the iPad Pro or is something that no longer works?
My phone is an iPhone 6s.
On your iPhone, go to settings > Messages > text Message Forwarding and set up your new iPad.
My iphone has deleted my phone number of my apple ID, and I can't link it.
my email address is attached, but it will not send or receive messages either. I tried to connect from my apple account and when I try to turn my imessage, it comes up with the 'activation Imessage, activation error. message to try again.
I did a reset of my phone as well, and that did nothing either.
If you are wanting to add your phone number to Apple ID, follow these steps:
Connect to iMessage:
- Tap Settings > Messages > send & receive.
- Click on use your Apple ID for iMessage. Then sign in with your Apple ID. Use the same Apple ID as your iPhone.
- Select the phone number and e-mail addresses that you want to join.
You can see more information about it, if you click on the link below:
I hope this helps.
Keep my message disappears when I send them offshore, and whenever I click iMessage my beginning of phone vibrates and make this sound ringtone - what that means and what I need to do so that he can stop?
MMy messages disappear when I send only the & my message sometimes do not send. When I click iMessage he's my phone vibrate and ring sound to where I have to exit the whole application. What do this mean and what do I do to stop?
Thank you for using communities of support from Apple!
From what I read, it seems that your iPhone on iOS 9.3.3 5s is not cling your text/iMessages. I'd like to keep track of these conversations myself I'll be happy to help you.
Because you used the link at the bottom of the use of Messages with your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to get more help, I'll assume you have check the Messages on your iPhone settings. If you do not, click the link and check that everything is configured correctly.
iMessages is part of the iOS on your iPhone, in order to have this behavior as you described refers to a problem with the installation.
Save your iOS device - install a new clean copy of iOS on your iPhone, is what we call here. Since this process will erase everything, I highly recommend making sure your personal data is safe to backup and first.
Use iTunes on your Mac or PC to restore your iOS device - to install a new copy of iOS, your iPhone will be erased completely and that cannot be done via iTunes on a computer. In the settings of the iPhone doesn't that erase your personal information.
Once your iPhone has rebooted, you will configure your phone as a new iPhone this time. If you wish, you can connect to dive into iTunes and App Store and iCloud. At this point, check iMessages and see if it keeps your messages after they are sent. If so, the next step.
Restore your iOS device from a backup - now you're ready to bring your information to your iPhone. Just follow the steps described in this article.
Take care and have a nice day!
I updated my iphone 5 and I couldn't remember my password to reset my password, but it says that my apple ID cannot be used to unlock my phone. How can I unlock it?
Apple seems to have trouble with their servers for activation now. Try again in a few hours.
If the problem persists and you are owner of the original iPhone, take and his receipt to a physical Store. If you are not, you must contact the person.
I can't send emails from my phone on one of my email address. Others work very well.
The email address that does not work on my phone works fine on my mac mini.
When I sent eamive he says my "Cannot Send Mail" name user or password... is incorrect
Check the outgoing mail server setting. Make sure that your user name and password are there.
Settings > Mail, Contacts, calendars > your mail account > account > outgoing mail server - tap the name of the server next to SMTP check in the main server and make sure that your user name and password are entered and correct - even if it says that the password is optional.
I'm a Microsoft Online Customer Service, which contacts on behalf of my client. My client has problem with Outlook Express, which cannot send and receive emails, and cannot sync to the phone. He receives this error message below:
The host 'SMTP' could not be found. Please check that you have entered the server name correctly. Account: 'POP3', server: 'SMTP', Protocol: SMTP, Port: 25, secure (SSL): no, Socket error: 11001, error number: 0x800CCC0D
I'm not sure of the sync with the phone number, but the account settings are not yet near. SMTP is not a host name or a server name. You must find the correct POP3 server settings.
Setting up email in Outlook Express servers
Hi all! How can I send photos or videos for non-blackberry phones? My daughter has a T-Mobile phone and I can't send her pictures from my blackberry.
Thank you to Lorrie information. This seems to happen when you try to send photos or videos to all phones except Blackberry. I'll also contact Sprint and see if they have any other suggestions.
Hi, experts :)
I'll get straight to the point!
I have a toshiba satallite L755-16z for a month or two (New, with windows 7 64-bit)
and knows that it has BT and I guess that its 3.0
So I tried to connect the bluetooth with my phone & it paired very well!
but when I try to send files and from my phone, it says (connection) but fails to send it in the end. In addition, this problem is not just with my phone as I tried issuing and receiving to & from another phone, but always the same problem!
HOWEVER, I tried to turn the BT adapter off (right-click on the icon in the notification area and then turn off bluetooth adapter), start the application (bluetooth monitor) can send files & IT WORKS!
But this only happens for once just after the restart of bluetooth, so every time I want to send files, I have to turn off BT, then turn it on?
It is kind of unacceptable!
I tried Toshiba Bluetooth Stack, and he had the same problem. In addition, I didn't like the way it worked (style and all)... so I uninstalled & returned to the original version of BT in the pc.
I looked for answers to no luck & now I'm desperate for the answer!
Please anyone knows how to fix it, help me please? !
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> HOWEVER, I tried to turn the BT adapter off (right-click on the icon in the notification area and then turn off bluetooth adapter), start the application (bluetooth monitor) can send files & IT WORKS! But this only happens for once just after the restart of bluetooth, so every time I want to send files, I have to turn off BT, then turn it on?
Usually the BT must be activated using the Fn + F8 key combination.
So remember that BT has been enabled using these buttons.
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