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Question: what to do when it says waiting for activation in imessage on settings?

I already have done all and nothing happens

iPhone 7, iOS 11.1.2

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Dec 13, 2017 10:27 AM in response to nicolefrompr In response to nicolefrompr

Hello nicolefrompr,

Thank you for using Apple Support Communities. It's my understanding that you're receiving an error message when trying to activate iMessage. I'm happy to help.

If the issue persists after following the steps in the resource you came from, I recommend contacting Apple Support for further assistance.
Contact Apple Support

Have a wonderful day!

Dec 13, 2017 10:27 AM

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