iMessage and SMS: why are iPhone messages blue or green?

Many iPhone owners regularly face the problem of separating the types of text messages in the standard iOS messenger, the Messages application. The iOS developers tried to make the application as convenient as possible by combining SMS / MMS and iMessage correspondence in one application, but as a result, they confused inexperienced users even more. … Read more

How to receive SMS (iMessage) messages from iPhone to Mac or iPad

Starting with OS X Yosemite, there is a useful feature on Mac called SMS Continuity (Message Forwarding), which allows you to receive (forward) SMS messages from iPhone to Mac. The essence of the function is the ability to forward SMS messages from iPhone to Mac and vice versa. You can use Forward Messages only between … Read more

How to forward an SMS or iMessage to another contact on iPhone

Most iPhone users use Apple’s proprietary Messaging application for correspondence (SMS or iMessage). And practically each of them at least once in their life had a need to send the information they received to someone else. But not everyone can cope with this task (mostly screenshots are sent) – after all, the corresponding function is … Read more

How to disable repeated notifications about received SMS and iMessage in iOS on iPhone or iPad

Many users experience the inconvenience of repeated notifications of received messages via SMS and iMessage in iOSwithout knowing that this feature can be turned off. In fact, getting rid of meticulous signal duplicates is very easy. ♥ BY TOPIC: How to add a voice alert when iPhone or iPad is charging. Despite the fact that … Read more

How to Change SMS and iMessage Notification Sound on iPhone for Selected Contacts

iOS offers many options for customizing the iPhone. Some of them greatly improve the usability of the device. This article describes how to set custom ringtones and alerts for iMessage text messages for individual contacts. Setting up custom ringtones and ringtones for contacts can come in handy if you want to quickly figure out if … Read more

iPhone does not send SMS. What to do?

Most often, sms work without problems – it is time-tested and very reliable service. But sometimes it happens that your iPhone refuses to deliver SMS messages to their destination. What happened and how to fix the problem? ♥ BY TOPIC: 20 iPhone features that most users can turn off. How to understand that SMS is … Read more

How to transfer SMS from iPhone to iPhone and Mac, or how the Messages function works in iCloud

Starting with iOS 11.4 and macOS High Sierra 10.13.5, Apple has expanded synchronization via iCloud to messages (Messages feature in iCloud). As a result, when you switch to a new “apple” device, you automatically get the whole history of correspondence with your friends, relatives and colleagues. On how to configure everything correctly, we will tell … Read more