Why does my iPhone say I have unread text messages when I don t?

Try closing the app, turning off the notification, and restarting your iPhone first – those are the easy potential fixes. But if that doesn’t work, you might have to back up data and reset your phone with the help of iCloud.

How do I fix my iPhone message glitch?

First solution: Restart Messages app and your iPhone To clear out these glitches, restarting the Messages app is recommended. That said, force quit/force close the Messages app or stop it from running on your iPhone and then open it again.

How do you reset unread Messages on iPhone?

To fix/reset the unread messages count, do the following:

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. Tap Mail, Contacts and Calendars.
  3. Tap the email account with the wrong unread email count.
  4. Move the email selector to the OFF position.
  5. Power down the device by holding the power button.
  6. Power up the device.
  7. Tap settings.

Why is my iMessage showing the wrong number?

Reset iMessage settings: Go to Settings > Messages. Toggle iMessage to OFF and then back to ON. Once iMessage has been activated, scroll to Send & Receive to check if the right mobile number is ticked.

Why is my Messages app glitching?

Clear Cache and Data in Message App. If your device has recently been updated to the latest version of Android, the old caches may not work with the new Android version. The conflicts between the old caches and the new Android version will cause errors including message app error.

Why is my text message number different?

This issue usually arises when a customer has just ported in from a different provider. Each Skinny SIM card is provisioned to have an assigned mobile number that starts with 0204. In some cases, the number brought over does not update the device and therefore sending out text messages using the assigned 0204 number.

Can a text message go to the wrong number?

Yes, some scammers are posing as people who have texted the wrong number. Experts recommend you don’t respond to texts from strangers — if nothing else, a scammer will know your phone number is active when you reply.

How do I find unread messages on iPhone?

Launch Siri and give it a voice command. Siri will help you find out the unread message. If you are using an iPhone with a Home button, you can keep holding the home button to launch Siri. On iPhone X or later, press the Side button for a few seconds.

How do you reset iPhone Messages?

Tap Settings > General > Reset > Reset Network Settings and see if this fixes the problem. If you still don’t get a data connection, and there is no WiFi available, you should be able to press and hold on the undelivered message and choose to ‘Send as text message’ from the options that come up.

Why is my number showing up as a different number?

Caller ID spoofing is the practice of causing the telephone network to indicate to the receiver of a call that the originator of the call is a station other than the true originating station. This can lead to a caller ID display showing a phone number different from that of the telephone from which the call was placed.

How come when I text someone it shows a different number?

Try going to Settings/Apps/All, selecting Messenger (or whatever your texting app is called), and first Clearing Cache. If that doesn’t work, Clear Data (this will erase any texting threads you might have in storage).

Why are my text messages jumbled?

Check Date and Time The most common reason the Samsung phone shows the wrong order of messages is the incorrect date and time in the Settings app. Usually, it occurs when you manually change the date and time or modify it incorrectly.

How to fix unread count on iPhone/iPad is incorrect?

You can do this by opening the Mail app, opening your inbox, selecting “edit” at the top right, select “Mark All” at the bottom left and select “Mark as Unread”. I the issue still exists, try the fix below. Incorrect Unread Count iPhone / iPad FIX Go to “Settings” Select “Mail, Contact, Calendars”

How to fix iPhone showing unread text messages?

When you find things are the same and still iPhone shows unread text messages, it’s time to force restart your device. To do this, press and hold the ‘Home’ and ‘Power’ buttons altogether on devices.

How many unread messages do you see on your Mac?

Both Mac systems are using OS X 10.7.3 and I have never experienced this issue before. The MacBook is showing 39 unread messages, and the iMac is showing 16, in actuality there are 3 unread messages.

How to fix Phantom text message issue on iPhone?

Make sure to open ‘Settings’ and tap ‘General’. Go to ‘Reset’ > ‘Reset All Settings’. See if still phantom text message issue arises on your iPhone. 2. Ask Siri to Read the Unread Messages