GV Text and Handcent alert at same time?? Anyone to turn off Handcent alert?

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  1. TheCyclist

    TheCyclist Member

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    Does anyone know how to turn off a GV text sent to my regular number?

    It's kinda weird when someone txt me via my GV number and then get a forwarded txt to my normal number while getting an alert on my GV app.

    Anyone have this problem and solve it?
     
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    Log into your Google voice account online and adjust the settings there. There is an option to remove forwarding to your mobile number.
     
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    I originally set mine up on the settings so it would not forward a notification to my regular number. This also saves on text that are being charged to your Verizon number (If you have a limit like I do).

    But I have searched and searched and I can't find the setting to do that anymore. It still works that way for me and I just removed the email notification as well. Don't need to be told 3 or 4 times that I have a text message.
     
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    Well, this is not a problem really. You did let GV to forward it to your phone so it does it with your permission.:)

    You can go to your GV Setting and under "Voice & SMS" tab, make sure you uncheck the "Send a text (SMS) message to: Mobile"
     
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