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Nokia n73 every time i try to send a mesege it says text mesege: invalid phone or message centre number check the number

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  • aaron321 Jun 16, 2008

    ive allready tried it ive tried both numbas for orange but still doesnt work?

  • aaron321 Jun 16, 2008

    well i brought this phone of ma mate yesterday and i had the sim card in my other phone and i was textin of it fine

  • aaron321 Jun 16, 2008

    no it still doesnt work

  • aaron321 Jun 16, 2008

    it cums up wid da lock code and i havent got a clue wat that is haha

  • aaron321 Jun 16, 2008

    na my mate must of changed it or summin cuz i put dat in and it dnt work

  • aaron321 Jun 16, 2008

    na dnt work m8 dnt wrry about it wat shall i do after i resest ma phone? ill go to a shop and get the locks takein of

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Hello aaron!!

Check the message center no might be its wrong ... u can change it in the message settings .. call ur customer care and aske them the message center no they'l proviide you!!

Posted on Jun 16, 2008

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  • Kanth raj
    Kanth raj Jun 16, 2008


    Ok just confirm putting your sim card to other cell phone and try messaging!!! reply back after trying!!

  • Kanth raj
    Kanth raj Jun 16, 2008


    Sorry it might be annoying but give a try putting another sim card to ur n73 and try messaging!!

  • Kanth raj
    Kanth raj Jun 16, 2008


    Ok!! Hmm now try formatting it buddy!! Those tries were just to confirm where the problem lies!! Just type *#7370# for reset!! Backup ur contacts before resetting it!!

  • Kanth raj
    Kanth raj Jun 16, 2008

    preset code 12345 unless u have changed it!!

  • Kanth raj
    Kanth raj Jun 16, 2008

    try 00000

  • Kanth raj
    Kanth raj Jun 16, 2008

    Then ask ur mate for the code !! then try resetting and check it whether messaging working fine!!

    thank you for using fixya!!

    Regards
    Smielmaker

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