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Question: I can’t use iMessage by my number phone

Hi, I can’t use iMessage by my number phone! Why?

iOS 11.0.2, IPhone 6s

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Nov 19, 2017 5:53 AM in response to h_up In response to h_up

Hello h_up,

Thank you for using Apple Support Communities. It's my understanding that you've been unable to use iMessage with your phone number. I'm happy to help.

Use the steps in the link below to make sure your number has been set up properly:
Add or remove your phone number in Messages or FaceTime

If the issue persists, please tell us more about what you're experiencing and include any additional troubleshooting steps you may have tried.

Have a wonderful day!

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