iOS 7 text message and iMessage

Vell843

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Can someone post a screen shot of a text message and iMessage in iOS 7. I am just wondering of text messages are still green or not? Thanks
 

tkwolf

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I actually do like the dark blue for sms and light blue bubble for imessage, at least thats how i saw it in the demo. Green aint bad too, but I was a little stoked for this change haha
 

MacReloaded

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I actually do like the dark blue for sms and light blue bubble for imessage, at least thats how i saw it in the demo. Green aint bad too, but I was a little stoked for this change haha
You saw it wrong. It's a gradient where iMessages near the top are lighter than the iMessages at the bottom.
 

Vell843

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Jun 20, 2011
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Can someone with iOS 7 beta post a screenshot of a text message and a iMessage so that we can see the differences. Thx
 

thenameisstefan

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Jun 15, 2013
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Hey guys. I'm new to this forum and just got iOS7 on my iPhone 5. I like it a lot except I don't understand why my messages have to send as regular text messages rather than imessages when im talking to someone with an iphone? Like my texts refuse to send via imessage. Is this a common problem? Does anyone know how I can fix this? Thank you
 

ntrigue

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Hey guys. I'm new to this forum and just got iOS7 on my iPhoen 5. I like it a lot except I don't understand why my messages have to send as regular text messages rather than imessages when im talking to someone with an iphone? Like my texts refuse to send via imessage. Is this a common problem? Does anyone know how i can fix this? Thank you
You likely have to turn off and then reactivate iMessage and FaceTime.
 

thenameisstefan

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Jun 15, 2013
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You likely have to turn off and then reactivate iMessage and FaceTime.
Yeah I turned both of them off and then turned them back on and its still not working. The thing is though, the swipe to turn imessage on gets stuck and sometimes wont let me turn it on. I have to sit there and do it over and over again until it works. And then when i finally turn it on, the imessages still wont send.
 

ntrigue

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Yeah I turned both of them off and then turned them back on and its still not working. The thing is though, the swipe to turn imessage on gets stuck and sometimes wont let me turn it on. I have to sit there and do it over and over again until it works. And then when i finally turn it on, the imessages still wont send.
Welcome to betas. It is likely because you did not restore as new iPhone when you went to iOS 7.
 

thenameisstefan

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Jun 15, 2013
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Welcome to betas. It is likely because you did not restore as new iPhone when you went to iOS 7.
No I didn't because when I tried to get iOS7 the first time that way, it didnt work. I updated with the download from "Check for Update" but I guess I can live without iOS7 for a few months. Im assuming it will fix itself once they release it in the Fall? What do you think?
 

eLiz8

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Jun 16, 2013
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text messages not working with iOS 7

anyone else having a problem with receiving text messages from another iphone with AT&T provider
 

Weiser878

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anyone else having a problem with receiving text messages from another iphone with AT&T provider
I've had a couple of instances where messages came through to me hours after they were sent. A few times it seems my messages weren't always going out to others, but that seems sorted out now. I dont think its an iOS7 thing. I think the timing was just a coincidence
 

bandityo

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Nov 11, 2012
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Cant read the new messages keyboard..font so thin and light my old eyes cant hardly see it.

NOw the keyboard on the spotlight search function is fine...just not the message keyboard :(