iMessage Users Experiencing Outages

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    Apple's iMessage app appears to be down for some users, with a number of people noting on Twitter that the service is experiencing issues. Sending a message results in an error, with future messages sent as standard text messages.

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    According to Apple's system status page, the service experienced outages that affected 30% of iMessage users from 3:35 to 4:11 EST, but the app still does not appear to be functioning as normal. iMessage has suffered from several outages in the past, with the most recent major outage taking place in April.

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  2. macrumors newbie

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    Not working for me.
     
  3. macrumors newbie

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    It's working fine in Europe (Germany).
     
  4. macrumors 6502

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    Down for me as well. iOS 7 beta 3 on Verizon iPhone 5.
     
  5. macrumors 6502a

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    yep no go here. just outgoing that's not working
     
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    down on both ipad mini and iphone 5
     
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    Doesn't work on my mac, iPad, or iPhone. All are on some form of beta.
     
  8. macrumors 6502

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    I'm out too, on ios7 in uk
     
  9. macrumors regular

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    Was down but has now started working again for me. IOS 7 beta 3.
     
  10. macrumors 6502

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    Not working for me. Beta 3 on iPhone 5 GSM.
     
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    not just beta,friend is on 6.0 and his is sending text instead of imessage also
     
  12. macrumors regular

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    Down for me too ..Rogers , Canada
     
  13. macrumors 6502

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    Back up for me. That was fast. Unless it's flaky...
     
  14. macrumors 6502a

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    back up for me as of now as well.
     
  15. macrumors 6502a

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    Still down for me
     
  16. macrumors 6502

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    Just tried resetting the network settings and that did work!!!
     
  17. macrumors 6502

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    Back up for me now. Was down for a little over an hour. iPhone 5 running iOS 7 beta 3 on Verizon on Long Island.
     
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    iOS 7 beta 3 turned iMessage off for me. Make sure it's turned on in settings > messages.
     
  19. macrumors member

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    Back up for me as well. I did not reset network settings though. iPhone 5 ATT iOS 7 B3 Richmond, VA
     
  20. macrumors newbie

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    Quick fix

    All you need to do is go to settings - general (scroll all the way down) till you reach reset- then hit the middle lonely option named "Reset Network Settings"

    your phone will reset itself and reboot, then proceed to go on to your old conversations, close them out and reopen them. Problem should be fixed.
     
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  22. macrumors regular

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    Functioning 100%
    - UK
     
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    Down 100%
    UK
     
  24. macrumors 6502

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    Went down for me. Reentered my password for messages under settings>general>messages and it has been working ever sense. Not sure why it stopped. But rebooting and logging in or signing out and signing back in fixes it.
     
  25. macrumors newbie

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    Issue with iMessage

    I was also having iMessage issue. Resetting network works perfectly
     

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