Text messaging/typing delay; multiple duplicate messages being received

Discussion in 'Samsung Focus' started by RebeccaNC, Jul 8, 2011.

  1. RebeccaNC

    RebeccaNC New Member

    Jul 8, 2011
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    Hi all,

    When I first got my Samsung Focus from AT&T (on initial release), the phone worked flawlessly. Unfortunately after the first major update, I'm now experiencing the following:

    - When I attempt to text anyone, I can type the first few words. Then the phone will freeze from 30 seconds to 1 minute. I can then type as much as I want. However, this is *extremely* annoying. :)

    - I'm starting to receive duplicate messages with a lot of texts. I've confirmed with the senders that they only sent the messages one time. Sometimes I only receive 1 duplicate, sometimes multiple.

    Has anyone seen either of these issues, or know of a resolution?


  2. ninjaap

    ninjaap Moderator

    Mar 23, 2008
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    Try deleting user stored text suggestions: settings/keyboard/reset text suggestions

    Most often when I recieve duplicate messages it's the senders fault. They could be using an app they've downloaded to suppliment their SMS.

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