Sony Xperia Z5 Compact

Sony Xperia Z5 Compact

Android 5.1.1

I can't send and receive text messages on my Sony Xperia Z5 Compact Android 5.1.1

Cause 2 of 3: The message centre number is incorrect

The message centre ensures that your text message is sent to the recipient. Consequently, the correct message centre number needs to be saved in the phone.

Solution: Enter the message centre number.

Step 1 of 6

Find "SMS centre number"

Press Messaging.

Step 2 of 6

Find "SMS centre number"

Press the menu icon.

Step 3 of 6

Find "SMS centre number"

Press Settings.

Step 4 of 6

Find "SMS centre number"

Press SMS centre number.

+447785016005
Step 5 of 6

Set up your phone for text messaging

Key in +447785016005 and press OK.

Step 6 of 6

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1 Find "SMS centre number"

Press Messaging.
Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press SMS centre number.

2 Set up your phone for text messaging

Key in +447785016005 and press OK.
+447785016005

3 Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.