Messages of the Sierra and the problems of continuity iMessage

I took these communities to try to resolve a problem which, for me, is as old as the first day iMessage became available for Mac.

I can't emphasize how incredibly boring, it is completely out of sync how both are. The problems are always the same:

(1) never are conversations in the issue of order/same on both devices. For example, for a conversation that has been exploited to iMessage on my iPhone, when I open my Mac, it appears in the notifications, like new. All the answers are there.

(2) a conversation that has been deleted from the iPhone suddenly appears on the opening on my Mac... seriously?

(3) the conversations that are deleted on my iPhone does not disappear in the Messages and vice versa.

To sum it all, pretty much the case is that both apps, while they expected to work simultaneously with fluidity to do what they want when they want.

This has been a problem since iMessage became available on Mac OS for the first time (think it was Mavericks). I've been waiting for Apple to fix this with each software update to make OSX or iOS. But guess what...?

My Mac running OS Sierra and my iPhone 6 s more running iOS 10.0.1. Everything that could be activated in so that they can work together has been activated and triple checked. I would really like to know if anyone has a way to fix this or if there is other people are having the same problem.

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Hello

An excellent explanation of exactly how iMessages works on iPhone and Mac.

It does the same thing, if you add in an iPad or and iPod Touch.

iMessages are pushed, the Treaty is called, for devices that have been associated with (by adding the Apple ID on an iPhone).

This means that it is not as Mail where are read from the server and in the case of a POP account you can choose to let the "message" on the server if other devices can read.

IMAP accounts will be synchronized as you say but POP will be more like the Messages app with iMessages.

The iMessages which is addressed to you are marked by the number of devices is in the opportunity to see it.

He pushes the devices until they respond (Accept) once this device has accepted it is removed from signage and only devices that did not have a chance on seeing.

There is a time limit on how long the iMessages is pushed to a device (such that being away from your Mac turned off everything on vacation or phone that died or was out of range of the carrier)

Once the device have the iMessages it is removed from the server.

A simpler view is that the iMessages is "copied" and sent to each device and that each device can not see the other "versions" and that each "copy" is deleted from the server that happens on the device.

The news to "read" your comments, you might see comes that of the device, it was intended to (i.e. addressing a number only the iPhone to another end may, so together, to send the reply 'read').

Same thing with sent.  This is why you get a response, when he showed even "Delivered" as someone can answer from a connected device.

This means that the 'Sync' is really only show on all devices and nothing do you on one device will be the effect of the other.

It is not broken, even if this isn't what you think that told you about the device.

You can tell them http://www.apple.com/feedback/messages.html

20:31 Saturday; October 1, 2016

 iMac 2.5 Ghz i5 2011 (El Capitan)
 G4/1GhzDual MDD (Leopard 10.5.8)
 MacBookPro (Snow Leopard 10.6.8) 2 GB
 Mac OS X (10.6.8).
 iPhone and iPad (2)

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