Quick Answer: Why Do I Keep Getting The Same Text Message Over And Over Iphone?

Why am I getting two messages from the same person?

A: The most common cause of this is that the other person has started sending you iMessages from a different address.

iMessage users can receive messages at more than one address.

While iMessages can be received at any of the associated addresses, one address is chosen by default to send iMessages..

Why am I getting copies of my text messages?

If you are receiving multiple copies of your text messages, it may be caused by an intermittent connection between your phone and the mobile network. To make sure messages are delivered, your phone makes several attempts, which may result in multiple copies of a text message.

Why are my texts showing up twice?

Your best way to do it would be through the phone’s “Settings”, then “Apps”, locate the messaging app and then tap both “Clear Cache” and also “Clear Data”. Just be sure you save any messages you want to another device before doing so as they will all be wiped.

Why do I keep getting the same text message over and over?

When your device is in a low coverage area (or it disconnects to the network), the device or network may try re-delivering messages as it reconnects. This results in sending or receiving duplicate text(s). Your contact’s phone could also be the one doing this.

How do I stop my iPhone from repeating text messages?

Turn Off Repeating Text Message Alerts on iPhoneOpen the Settings app in iOS, and go to “Notifications”Choose “Messages” and scroll down to find and select “Repeat Alert”Select “Never” from this list (or if you want more repeating alerts you can choose the other numerical settings as desired – the default setting is two)More items…•

Why do I get the same text message twice on my iPhone?

This can be caused by a setting in the Messages notifications. If you go to Settings > Notifications > Messages > scroll down until you see Repeat Alerts. You can change it to Never or a number of times.

Why do my deleted texts reappear?

Text messages hang around after you “delete” them because of how the iPhone deletes data. When you “delete” some kinds of items from the iPhone, they don’t actually get removed. Instead, they’re marked for deletion by the operating system and hidden so that they appear to be gone. But they’re still on the phone.