Some contacts not adding to text message

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    When i go to send a text message, in the to field i can just start typing someones name and it will show up with their number and then i can select it. some names in my phone do not work with this. any ideas why ?
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    The contacts that don't work probably don't have a phone number set as "mobile".
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    One other thing I found out today was they have to be formatted like this (xxx) xxx-xxxx I forgot the dash and could not send a text to that number.
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