How to delete a phone number from the database iMessage when switching to Android




Binding to the firm service Apple leads to the fact that some users rearrange SIM-card from the iPhone to another smartphone, say, Android, can not receive short messages sent from devices running on iOS. The problem is that after the change of ecosystem SMS-messages keep coming through iMessage to blackouts and dead iPhone. To solve the problem Apple has launched a special service .


Tools for the isolation of contacts database was named «Deregister iMessage». To disable the phone number from iMessage enough to enter it on the website Apple, pre-specified countries registering SIM-card.

For current users of the iPhone untie phone number from iMessage possible from the operating system. We just need to go to “Settings”, go to “Messages” and iMessage toggle switch to “Off”. This will solve the problem in the event that the smartphone will is broken or lost.

How to disable phone number from iMessage

Step 1: In any browser, open the page .

Step 2: Scroll down to the section «No longer have your iPhone?».

Step 3: In the line «Enter your phone number», click on the flag of the United States and in the search box write Russia. Confirm the change in the region.


Step 4: Enter your phone number and click Send Code.


Step 5: On your phone will receive an SMS with a six-digit number.


Step 6: Enter the code in the line «Enter confirmation code» and click Submit.


Now your room to get rid of iMessage.


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