If you switched from the iPhone to an Android phone, you may have noticed a bug where people who previously were sending you iMessages can’t anymore. There’s a quick solution to this bug, however, so you can un-trap your messages.TechCrunch reports that the bug is apparently is due to the iMessage system not deactivating the service after you switch your phone number to the other device. Apple user Alphonsusjude, however, found this fix seems to work:
- Go to: https://supportprofile.apple.com/MySupportProfile.do
- Log in if not already logged in.
- Click on “edit products”
- Click on the “x” to the right of the product.
- Click “unregister”
If you’ve encountered this bug, give this solution a try and let us know how it works for you.