Not receiving messages, but able to send??

Discussion in 'Droid Incredible Tech Support' started by dreamtomorrow, Sep 9, 2011.

  1. dreamtomorrow

    dreamtomorrow New Member

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    So I received the update and it was messing up my phone along with not receiving text messages then I wiped my phone and activated it and tested the messages...no go. What could be causing this? I really would like it fixed :-( I downloaded Handcent and goSMS and textplus-none of them receive sms. Haven't tested MMS though. I CAN send people messages though. Thanks for feedback
     
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    Having the same problem with my inc ever since the 2.3.4 update. Anyone know how to fix this?
     
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    Have you contacted Verizon? I'm with pageplus (a small company of theirs) and I'm afraid they won't help me since I'm not really Verizon customer
     
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    I went into a local store today and the reply I got was buy a new phone.
     
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    :-O you're kidding. That's ridiculous. It was working fine until the update sooooo you'd think they could undo it. Grrrr. So frustrating. What are you going to do? Do you think rooting will help? :-(
     
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    They said they can't undo any update from 2.3 the rep said to try rooting but honestly i don't think he knew what rooting is. But rooting is what I will try. If that doesn't work probably will end up buying the bionic
     
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    I think the highest version unrevoked supports is version 2.2, which is what the inc used to be
     
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    So i spent alot of time talking to htc and verizon with no solution. So i got the bionic and love it!

    Sent from my DROID BIONIC using DroidForums
     
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    Yea, I got no solution either! But can't upgrade, so will probably get the Eris. The newer phones seem rather bulky. I guess that's the price to pay for a bigger screen. Glad you're happy with the bionic though!!dancedroid
     
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    This exact same thing happened to me right after I did the upgrade! I am waiting the 3-5 days for them to troubleshoot but if they don't figure it out I really don't feel like I should have to purchase a new phone! It was working just perfectly before I allowed the upgrade :eek:(
     
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    Well I switched my number to my old phone I had and messages go through to it, so it's not a network issue, it's a phone/update issue. I've heard (not confirmed though) that HTC is going to release a bug fix sometime, hopefully soon, to straighten out the problem. I emailed HTC, haven't heard back yet but I hope this is true because there is no excuse for them ruining a perfectly functional phone. I'm glad I'm not the only one experiencing problems
     
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    My wife is having the same problem. I'm not sure if this is related, but she was also seeing the message for low internal disk space the past few days. I tried doing a factory reset and talked with Verizon, but their only suggestion was to get a new phone! It doesn't appear that there is a root method for 2.3 yet from what I can tell. Otherwise I'd root it and try a custom ROM.
     
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