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Asteroid

Delayed text messages s8 plus. HELP!!!

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 For almost almost 2 months now, I've been receiving my text messages really late. Sometimes even multiple days late. The latest at this point being 5 days! It's happening with both SMS and MMS messages and it's driving me nuts! I was on the phone with Sprint tech support for over an hour troubleshooting and they couldn't figure it out and said it was the phone. Does anyone have any ideas I can try!? Is anyone else having this problem? And it happens indoor and outdoor. 

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Re: Delayed text messages s8 plus. HELP!!!

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@userfWuTK3qQUB go into your battery settings and go into optimized apps. Make sure the apps you are using aren't optimized. 

setting, device maintence, battery, battery usage, optimize battery usage(top right three dots), then hit show all apps in the drop down menu on the screen

 
     

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Cosmic Ray

Re: Delayed text messages s8 plus. HELP!!!

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This issue may be isolated to the app you are using. Try wiping the cache and data in your messages, you might loss some sms still on route, but if they're a week late it won't matter much I guess.

 

P.S. Needless to say back up first.

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Asteroid

Re: Delayed text messages s8 plus. HELP!!!

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Tried that already =\

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Asteroid

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Try turning off Wifi calling


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Re: Delayed text messages s8 plus. HELP!!!

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@userfWuTK3qQUB go into your battery settings and go into optimized apps. Make sure the apps you are using aren't optimized. 

setting, device maintence, battery, battery usage, optimize battery usage(top right three dots), then hit show all apps in the drop down menu on the screen

 
     

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Asteroid

Re: Delayed text messages s8 plus. HELP!!!

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Just changed a few settings like you mentioned. I'm gonna test it out for a few days and I'll report back

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Constellation

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Still not working..!

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Astronaut

Re: Delayed text messages s8 plus. HELP!!!

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Thank you! This fixed the Messaging lag on my Note 8.
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Constellation

Re: Delayed text messages s8 plus. HELP!!!

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Nearly all the apps are optimized so do I have to switch that off?

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Constellation

Re: Delayed text messages s8 plus. HELP!!!

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Then what, there all being optimize and when you tap on the app It won't let you do anything so how do you fix that? my problem is I send the message and 5 days later I get a message failed icon and they got the message so what is that all about??


@VerbumVeritum wrote:

@userfWuTK3qQUB go into your battery settings and go into optimized apps. Make sure the apps you are using aren't optimized. 

setting, device maintence, battery, battery usage, optimize battery usage(top right three dots), then hit show all apps in the drop down menu on the screen

 
     

 

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