Sanjeev Sabhlok's notes on technology, hardware, gardening
July 30, 2017
Samsung Galaxy J1 Ace sporadically not receiving SMS messages
Clear the cache and data of the messaging app.Whenever text messaging issue occur this is the first step that needs to be done as it eliminates the temporary data of the messaging app which can usually cause issues.
Wipe the cache partition of your phone from the recovery mode.This deletes the temporary data of the phone which usually causes problems.
Start the phone in Safe Mode.You will need to check if you still do not receive text messages in this mode.If the problem does not occur in this mode then an app you downloaded could be causing the problem.Find out what app this is and uninstall it.
DELETE OLD MESSAGES
You need to delete old messages regularly to free up space for new text messages. If the inbox is full, you might not be able to receive text messages.
Delete text messages or other content on your phone.
INCREASE MESSAGE LIMIT
From the Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
Find and tap Messages.
Touch the Menu icon on the upper-right corner (3 dots).