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Strange number on text messages
blueyucca
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When people recieve my text messages, there is a strange 11 digit or so long number that is part of the text messages they receive from me.  It isn't anything recognizable so they don't respond to them.  A) What is it? B) How do I get that resolved?

 

Christine

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Re: Strange number on text messages
Ann154
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http://community.vzw.com/t5/ThunderBolt-by-HTC/New-Number/m-p/477732#M885

I'm most definitely NOT a VZW employee. If a post answered your question, please mark it as the answer.

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Re: Strange number on text messages
Ann154
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It is the SIM card number. To fix it, see the link above.

I'm most definitely NOT a VZW employee. If a post answered your question, please mark it as the answer.

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Re: Strange number on text messages
rsuri2
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My wife and I had this problem for 2 different Thunderbolts.  We pulled the battery.. Waited 30 seconds.. Put the battery back in and restarted and it hasn't been an issue since.

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