iPhone Names not showing up in messages and all messages gone?help

Discussion in 'iOS 9' started by enthawizeguy, Jul 9, 2015.

  1. enthawizeguy macrumors 6502

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    so I updated to iOS9 dev thinking it would be as easy as the public went but lost all my messages and none of the names are showing up only the numbers . How do I fix this ? It's driving me insane .
     
  2. amirite macrumors 6502a

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    Try disabling and enabling contacts in iCloud?
     
  3. enthawizeguy thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Did that ? Does it take a while . It's not working I'm stressing
     
  4. amirite macrumors 6502a

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    I don't know, but I assume all your contacts are in iCloud so it could help. Try force quitting the messages app too.
     
  5. enthawizeguy thread starter macrumors 6502

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  6. enthawizeguy thread starter macrumors 6502

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    I see the names but in messages it only shows numbers
     
  7. enthawizeguy thread starter macrumors 6502

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  8. Gav2k macrumors G3

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  9. enthawizeguy thread starter macrumors 6502

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    yes i have , i reinstalled it a few times. i unchecked and check contacts. They show up in contacts but as soon as i send a message to them they show the phone number.
     
  10. Gav2k macrumors G3

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    Ok go settings> mail, contact, calendar> short name.

    Turn this off.

    Made a difference??
     

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