iMessage sent to email goes to iPad; iMessage sent to # goes to iPhone - why?

Discussion in 'iOS 5 and earlier' started by imacericg, Oct 16, 2011.

  1. imacericg macrumors regular

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    #1
    I want iMessages sent to my email to go to both devices, is this possible?
     
  2. HengenJL macrumors 6502a

    HengenJL

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    Rochester, NY
    #2
    yes it is, but people need to message you at your email address instead of your phone number. Settings -> Messages -> Receive At -> Add your email address
     
  3. Transeau macrumors 6502a

    Transeau

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    Alta Loma, CA
    #3
    ^^ What he said... AND make sure the Caller ID for iMessage and FaceTime are set to your email address on every device.
     

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