iOS 7 Messaging Problem – A Quick Fix until the Real Fix Arrives

messagesSome iOS 7 users are having problems sending text messages.  Apple is working on a fix but until it is available, you may want to try this:

Step 1:  Turn off iMessage (Settings > Messages).
Step 2:  Reset networking settings (Settings > General > Reset).
Step 3:  Reenable iMessage (Settings > Messages).

This fix will cause your device to forget any previously entered Wi-Fi passwords.

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Judy is a computer veteran with 30 years of experience. She has owned everything from a TRS-80, Apple IIe and various Windows-based PCs. She is currently living in her Apple ecosystem at home consisting of an iPhone, iPad, iMac, MacBook, Apple TV, iPod nano and two Time Capsules. She is a fan of all things mobile since she got her first Palm Pilot in 1999. Check out her iPad app, Number Wizard, in the App Store. Follow her on Twitter @junovotech or at