How am I still able to text?

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  1. dangizangi

    dangizangi New Member

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    How am I still receiving text message from other iphone 4s?? I haven't paid my phone bill in 2 months. everything else is cut off though, it even says I have no service on the top left hand... is there a built in device in the new iphones? or did they just forget to cut the texting part out?
     
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    Seems a bit odd... might want to touch base with your wireless provider. However, they probably won't be much help since you haven't paid your bill.
     
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    Well I guess I'm lucky :)
     
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    Perhaps... until the wireless provider catches on months from now and tries to charge you a lump sum for the text messages that you've sent and received w/o being in a messaging plan. Paying per text can rack up the $$ quite quickly!
     
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    Well I was thinking in the new iphones, they have something built in them where iphones can text iphones without service. The reason I say that is because No other phones can text me, or call me except the new iphone.
     
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    When texts come in... what color are the bubbles?
     
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    Here's a screen shot

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    that's iMessage, you have it enable in your iPhone and your contact is having it as well, iMessage is not part of your carrier network services.
     
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    It's iOS 5.0 or 5.0.1. Not the new iPhone. It's most likely any iPhone running this iOS... And I'm sure it's being sent and received over wifi.
     
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    Similar to an iPad that's wifi only and not on a cell network.
     
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    Thomasjtsi Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Those would be iMessages... interesting.
     
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    my friend is weird lol.

    So is it free of charge? since I'm running it on wifi?? and how long will this last???
     
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    Your spelling on the those messages in not very good.

    Sent from my 64gb iPad
     
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    Lol thanks?
     
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    I use a spellchecker. Works quite groovy.

    Sent from my 64gb iPad
     
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