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Access SMS while overseas

I have a postpaid Telstra Mobile.

I have International Roaming Activated and can make calls and use data fine.

Whenever I am overseas I cannot receive or send SMS messages.

When I land back in Aust, 50 or more SMS messages will immediately come through dating back days or weeks whilst I've been away.

I need to activate SMS whilst overseas - HELP!!

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Level 25: The Singularity
Level 25: The Singularity

Re: Access SMS while overseas

Go in to Messages-Settings and make sure that the messaging gateway number starts +614 if it starts with 04 change the 04 to +614
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