How to Fix Can’t Send Text or SMS on Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra/S20+/S20/S10+/S10/S10e

Last Updated on July 14, 2022 by Bestusefultips

Annoying by cannot send text messages or SMS on Samsung Galaxy? A weak network signal is the main reason you can’t send or receive text messages on your Samsung One UI (4.1). Here’s how to fix can’t send text or SMS on Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra/S20 Plus/S20/Galaxy S10 Plus/S10+/S10/S10e. Ensure cellular data is enabled and connected to your network to send text messages on your Samsung Galaxy devices. Sometimes, you can’t send an SMS to an individual contact or specific group.

How to Fix SMS or Text Message Not Sending on Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus

How to fix text message not sending on Galaxy S10 Plus

You can try below given different methods to fix text messages not sending Samsung Galaxy devices.

Check Network Signal

If your device has a poor network signal, you can’t send or receive SMS or MMS and sometimes face audio issues. Now try to send messages to other contact and check to fix the problem. Find a nearby place that has a good network signal.

Turn Airplane Mode On & Off

Swipe down the notification panel at the top and tap on Airplane mode in quick settings tiles to enable it. After 10 seconds, again tap on Airplane mode to turn it off. Now, open the messages app and send a message.

Remove SIM Card & Re-insert again

Make sure the SIM card is inserted correctly into your Samsung device. Remove the SIM card from the SIM tray and reboot your device. After the restart, reinsert the SIM card and try to send an SMS.

Delete Unnecessary Conversation

Step 1: Open the Messages app on your device.

Step 2: Long-press the message to select it.

Step 3: Tap on the Trash icon to remove it.

Turn Off Advanced Messaging

Step 1: Open the Messages app on your Samsung device.

Step 2: Tap on Three vertical dots (Menu) at the top right.

Step 3: Tap on Settings.

Step 4: Tap on Advanced messaging.

Step 5: Toggle off Advanced messaging switch.

Clear Messages App Cache on Samsung Galaxy

Step 1: Open Settings in your Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus.

Step 2: Tap on Apps.

Step 3: Select the Messages app from the list.

Step 4: Tap on Storage.

Step 5: Tap on Clear cache.

Now restart your device and send a message.

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Turn on Safe Mode

Step 1: Press and hold the Power button until the Power off button appears.

Step 2: Long press the Power off button until Reboot to safe mode is viewed.

Step 3: Tap OK or Safe mode to boot into safe mode on Galaxy S10 Plus.

Now, wait until restarting your Samsung device.

Step 4: You can view the Safe mode icon on the bottom left corner of the screen.

Now, try to send a text message. If you can’t face any issues, it means downloading apps causing a problem on your phone. If you still have a problem in safe mode, it means physical hardware or OS-related problems. To turn off safe mode, restart your phone.

Reset Network Settings to fix Galaxy S10 Plus Can’t Send SMS

Step 1: Open the app drawer and tap the Settings app.

Step 2: Tap on General management.

Step 3: Tap on Reset.

This Samsung S10 plus reset network setting includes reset settings, reset network settings and factory data reset (Erase all data).

Step 4: Tap on Reset network settings.

Step 5: Tap on Reset settings.

This message appears on the screen: Reset all network settings?

Step 6: Tap the Reset setting again.

It will reset your Samsung device’s Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and other networks.

Wipe Cache Partition

Try to clear cache partitions or wipe cache partitions in your Samsung Galaxy devices. It will remove unnecessary files & app data from your device and improve the performance of your Samsung phone.

Factory Reset your Samsung

If none of the above-given solutions worked for you, factory reset your Samsung device. This process deletes all your Samsung phone data. Make sure back up your data before applying this.

End the list of possible methods to fix text messages not sent on Galaxy S10 Plus. Do you have any other tips you want to share with us? Tell us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for the latest Galaxy tips and tricks.

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