5 Ways to Fix iMessage and FaceTime not working on iOS, iPhone, iPad, iPod


If you face FaceTime not working issue on iPhone 6, 5, 5c, 4s, 4 or iOS 8 these instructions may help you to fix your problem.
FaceTime is an important application in iOS and Mac OS X to make video calls without using Google hangout or Skype.
But a lot of users reported FaceTime or iMessage activation error. They face a problem when they turn on or send texts to other iPhone or iPad.
Fix 1: Check your carrier Provider

  • First, check your country based carrier provider for iMessage and FaceTime in Apple support page.

Fix 2: Reset Network Settings

  1. Go to Settings->General->Reset.
  2. Tap “Reset Network Settings”.
  3. Enter the Passcode if required and tap “Reset Network Settings” in the pop-up box.

Note: This action will reset all Wi-Fi Networks & Passwords, APN & VPN Settings, and Cellular Settings of your iPhone.
Fix 3: Disable iMessage or FaceTime

  1. Go to Settings -> message and turn off iMessage and FaceTime.
  2. Then turn on airplane mode (your WiFi automatically turned off). So turn on WiFi and try to send text messages via iMessage or make a call via FaceTime. It will prompt. Enter Apple ID and password details.
  3. Then you will get notification via carrier. Your carrier might charge for SMS.
  4. Press OK.

Fix 4: Update your current location

  1. FaceTime: Go to Settings -> FaceTime -> Apple ID  and update your current location when the number has been registered. Then Save Settings.
  2. iMessage: Go to Settings -> Message -> Send & Receive -> Apple ID and update your current location. Tap Save.
  3. Finally, reset your iPhone.

Fix 5: Contact Apple support
If your issue not solved yet, contact Apple support.
if you know any other solutions to fix this issue, let us know through your comments.

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