|Sep 22, 2012, 01:56 PM||#1|
Whenever I try and activate iMessage or facetime on my iPhone 5 all I get is the error, "Could not sigh in, please check your network connection and try again." The error doesn't happen right away it takes about 15-30 seconds then seems like it times out. I tried to activate on both wi-fi and data connection to no avail. I've read a few other areas where people have had these problems curious if anyone has as well and any fixes.
Last edited by fRod; Sep 22, 2012 at 02:01 PM.
|Sep 26, 2012, 02:07 AM||#5|
Yeah I did that as well, logged into iCloud no problem. I think it might of been when I first plugged in my iphone and it gave the option "select as new phone" or use as my old iphone from when I had my iphone 4. I've called apple 3 times so far and they know its an issue but have no idea on how to fix it.
|Sep 26, 2012, 09:18 PM||#6|
Found the fix!!!
I found the fix for the error. Took me a few different tries but I got it to work. You have to completely reset your phone (erase all content and settings) and set it as a, "new phone". I advise you to copy all the information that you want/need onto iCloud first. After I did this my facetime and imessage worked perfectly! Hope this helps.
On a side note as well your contacts won't be erased either but save them on iCloud just in case.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|iMessage and Facetime issue||NitinNike||OS X Mavericks (10.9)||7||May 6, 2014 04:22 AM|
|iMessage and FaceTime issue!||NitinNike||MacBook Air||1||Mar 16, 2014 05:02 PM|
|Finally fixed my issue with imessage to group when one doesn't have imessage||vrillusions||iOS 7||0||Oct 28, 2013 08:26 PM|
|iMessage / FaceTime down||strangelogic||iCloud and Apple Services||1||Oct 25, 2012 05:42 PM|
|Cannot Authorize iMessage and Facetime.||xbay||iOS 6||1||Sep 22, 2012 12:24 AM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:40 AM.