iphone  6s sending messages from wrong number


Changed number recently and iMessage using old number. iMessage using wrong number to text on iPhone 6s. Wrong number appearing when texting someone. iPhone 6s plus sending messages from wrong number. People receiving messages from old number on iPhone 6s or 6s plus.


If you're having the problem where the messages you send appear under an old or wrong number that isn't yours on your iPhone 6s or 6s plus, this issue is caused by iMessage. Follow these steps to fix this problem and assign your proper number to iMessage:

  1. Go to Settings > Messages > Send & Receive

  2. Tap on the Apple ID and sign out

  3. Turn iMessage OFF

  4. Go to Settings > Phone > My number and make sure it is correct. If not, enter the correct number

  5. Turn your iPhone completely off for 10 seconds, then turn it back on

  6. Go to Settings > Messages > iMessage and turn it back on

  7. Tap on Send & Receive and sign into your Apple ID

  8. Make sure the correct number is displayed under “Start new conversations from:”
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