iMessage and Facetime

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  1. whatever004

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    issue(1)
    iMessage cannot send out my message and also receive message, i did connect my ipad3 to the internet by using wifi and i already check my connection, everything works well. But why iMessage cannot send out?
    issue( 2)
    facetime , i cannot receive any calls although my friends is calling me and they actually scolding me for did not answer their calls. When i call my friends by using facetime, they actually cannot received my call as well. what is going on? TT

    Please help!thank you very much!

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    IMessage only works between iPhone iPad or iPod devices and both parties should have enabled wifi.
     
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    Poisonivy Super Moderator Staff Member

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    you can actually use imessage on 3g without a wifi connection.
     
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    hamish623 iPF Noob

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    Have you had a reply to this query as I have the same problem although I have managed to send a MSG to my daughter who has an iPhone - I cannot seem to send a MSG to my sister who doesn't have an iPhone ...
     
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    Poisonivy Super Moderator Staff Member

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    You can only imessage between iphones,it will be sent as an sms to non iphones.
     
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    I have the same problem...although I can use 3G at my house (can't get 4G where I am)....and can talk to my husband on his iPhone with my iPad3, but no one else, even my son, who has an iPad3. Won't go thru.
     
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    Correction -- was able to do Facetime with my son, but only via wifi.
     
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    FaceTime only works over wifi.
     
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    Hey guys! i found one solution, but is for connection that connected to the Wifi. which is, change your DNS to google DNS which 8.8.8.8 .i try this, and it actually works!
     

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