Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works
Photo

Hidden Sender Message(s)


  • Please log in to reply

#1
rainmaker

rainmaker

    Member

  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 34 posts

Hello.

 

Apologies if this is the wrong forum, I was on the fence to post here or under mobile phones.  Anyway, please see the attached... the "Hidden sender address" message you see will NOT go away.  I clear it, I clear the phone cache, and it just comes back...again and again (like that cat for my fellow Canuks).  I checked with my provider (Virgin Mobile Canada) and they indicated it was most likely a phone issue as there were no messages on their system.  So here I am...  Any thoughts..?

 

I am using the stock messages application.

 

Thanks,

 

~RainMaker

Attached Thumbnails

  • Screenshot_2016-06-22-09-34-40.png

  • 0

Advertisements


#2
RKinner

RKinner

    Malware Expert

  • Expert
  • 19,790 posts
  • MVP

Found this on another forum:  https://www.reddit.c...er_address_mms/ Might be worth a try tho one other poster said it didn't work for him.

 

 

UPDATE: Think I fixed it, and it was totally by accident. I wanted to try Hangouts as my SMS app. So, when I enabled Hangouts as default SMS, it auto imported all my SMS/MMS. And when it did, there was a mystery MMS to an unknown sender bolded (i.e. "unread"). I was then able to delete these messages and the message went away!

Those unknown MMS message were not visable to the the stock Messaging app and I have no idea how they got there, but now it seem that they've gone away.

 

 


  • 0






Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP