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Failed message sending

I am in gran canaria on holiday.ihave over 900 text messages but cannot send one even though earlier today i had no problem😣aaar help anyone please
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Re: Failed message sending

Try selecting a different network manually. Also try rebooting your phone.

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Re: Failed message sending

Take the SIM card out and carefully wipe it with a dry cloth to remove any static build up.
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Re: Failed message sending

Possibly some sort of network downtime in Gran Canaria. Hope it's back to normal soon @Piki100

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Re: Failed message sending

@Piki100 did you manage to get your text messages working yet? 


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Re: Failed message sending

Turned out to be the complex where i was staying.their wi-fi kept disconnecting.considering i had paid €27 for the week i wasnt a happy internet addict😕 ended sorted after a word with management ..thanks hun
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Sorted it thanks jonesie😀 the large bottle of southern comfort helped with the frustration that was slowly building up hahaha ..thanks hun
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Southern Comfort does tend to fix a lot of things.....😂😂

Glad you got it sorted 😀

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Was complex's internet where i was staying.wi-fi continually disconnecting /buffering on tv😠€27 omg .for an internet addict like me not to be able to send messages/go online unhappy is a very mild word to describe me at the time haha ..thanks hun
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Re: Failed message sending

It was that or time in a police cell hahaha as if i hadnt been able to have sorted it and was sober then yes it would have been handcuffs for me hahaha thanks hun